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Cobra launches new high-def nav units

| March 21, 2013

New GPS nav units from Cobra Electronics feature high-def screens, free lifetimes updates, live and predictive traffic, and more.

Giving snail mail some digital legs

| January 26, 2013

Two services marketed directly to owner-operators -- Equinox Mailbox and Cyber Drop Box -- offer the ability for drivers to receive postal mail digitally while on the road.

Magellan GPS packs tons of functions into easy-to-use unit

| December 18, 2012

Editor tests Magellan commercial truck GPS unit. Finds its ease of use to be among top features.

New mobile scanning integration from Prophesy / Drive Axle

| December 10, 2012

The Drive Axle app allows you smartphone's camera to be turned into a document scanner/creator -- it's newly integrated with Prophesy's Trucking Management Software solutions.

Computing the owner-operator business — Part 2

| September 21, 2012

Part 2 of this series features explores the landscape for web-based models for trucking management software for small fleets and independents -- and the mobile integration on the way.

Option for crowd-sourcing weigh-station status

| August 31, 2012

New Scalechek app provides a directory and alerts for open/closed status of weigh stations across the U.S. and Canada.

Xata now XRS, new platform

| August 13, 2012

The new mobile-centric XRS platform of trucking software combines Xata Turnpike's RouteTracker EOBR solution with reportedly robust business data management and analysis software.

New BigRoad app offers hours, nav, messaging

| August 04, 2012

BigRoad's driver/owner-operator smartphone app for Android offers log capability, messaging, navigation/maps and other functionality, such as the ability to send and receive documents from within the app.

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