THOMPSON PASS, Alaska — It snows a lot through Thompson Pass, yet the snow plow crews there can keep running thanks an ultra-precise GPS system that’s accurate to within two centimeters, or less than one inch.
The solar-powered asset tracker TT600 series by Flex is ready to offer detailed tracking information for assets like trailers, containers and generators – almost in real time. Available through the Geotab marketplace, the GPS-based tracking unit offers insights into utilization, […]
Transtex has unveiled a new generation of speed limiter with E-smart, a GPS-based device that sets maximum speeds based on vehicle locations. Available for Class 4-8 trucks, the system pulls information about posted speeds from the company’s server, or data […]
TomTom Trucker, a GPS navigation device, has been unveiled in two sizes and with a lifetime subscription for TomTom Truck Maps in the U.S. and Canada. The information can be updated by wi-fi, and includes tailored routes to guide drivers […]
EROAD and FourKites capabilities are being combined to improve visibility into supply chains.
Rand McNally has combined truck navigation, SiriusXM radio, voice assistance, a dash cam, and hands-free calling and texting into OverDryve 8 Pro – a single dashboard device.
BEER-SHEVA, ISRAEL — Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have demonstrated that it’s possible to compromise a driver’s private information that has been stored in the cloud for insurance-based telematics, otherwise known as Usage-Based Insurance (UBI) programs. The programs […]
Rand McNally has unveiled a fifth generation of its Global Positioning System in the form of the TND 740, enabling over-the-air updates among other features.
Rand McNally has introduced the “game-changing” TND Tablet for truck drivers, said to be “the first-ever tablet” designed for use in both business and life
CoPilot Truck in-cab navigation app updated with new maps, a refreshed user interface, and the new intelligent ActiveRoutes feature from ALK
Rand McNally has released the fourth generation of its IntelliRoute TND GPS devices for commercial drivers. The TND 730 and 530 LM devices are redesigned inside and out
Magellan has expanded its fleet product line with an Android GPS navigation device and application, and the Fleet Manager desktop tool
Cancom Tracking launches integrated mobile communications and fleet-management system.
aimed specifically at private fleets
A low-cost alternative to real-time tracking devices.