Autonomous Trucking Companies to Know in 2018
Jun07

Autonomous Trucking Companies to Know in 2018

The future is closer than we may think, especially when it comes to trucking. Numerous autonomous trucking companies have made great strides in their plans to transform the trucking industry. Whether or not this is a good thing is something that’s up for debate among drivers, who fear losing their trucking jobs. Without taking any sides, let’s look at the major players in the autonomous trucking industry. Autonomous...

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Drones in the Trucking Industry | Flying into the Future
Apr26

Drones in the Trucking Industry | Flying into the Future

At this point, we’re all familiar with the push for electric trucks, but this opens up a lot of other possibilities. The nature of transportation is changing, even though the destinations and shipments remain largely the same. That means adapting a fleet to the evolving demands of shippers, consumers, and drivers themselves is on everyone’s mind! Of the many tools becoming available to transportation professionals, drones in the...

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Necessary Evils? | Dealing with New Trucking Technology
Apr19

Necessary Evils? | Dealing with New Trucking Technology

It’s been said time and time again, but transportation is on the verge of many changes both internal and external. Despite being an industry that deeply values tradition and independence, the introduction of new technologies is simply inevitable. Sure, we don’t need every single thing in life to have a digital counterpart, but what if they helped us achieve more? This sense of anticipating coming technology is something all sort of...

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Self-Driving Trucks from Uber | The Latest Outlook:
Mar29

Self-Driving Trucks from Uber | The Latest Outlook:

Technology is everyone’s favorite pandora’s box — each development forever changing professional landscapes for better or worse. When it comes to trucking, many long-time drivers are “just fine, thanks” with the existing diesel rigs they’ve been driving for generations. That reality is quickly changing with self-driving trucks from Uber and many similar competitors. Search for Human Truck Driving Jobs Here: Self-Driving Trucks from...

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Hacking ELDs and Cybersecurity in Trucks
Mar01

Hacking ELDs and Cybersecurity in Trucks

As we continue living in the post-ELD mandate era, concerns over these devices persist. At this point, the FMCSA estimates that 3 million drivers use electronic logging devices. Failure to comply means the risk of out-of-service violations among others. Although many are still fighting the sweeping decision by the Supreme court requiring these devices, there are other concerns in need of attention. Hacking ELDs and cybersecurity in...

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Blockchain in Trucking | What is it For?
Jan26

Blockchain in Trucking | What is it For?

Every day it seems like there’s something new to wrap your head around in the world of technology. Living in the digital age means finding new avenues for tasks and communication almost constantly. Though the trucking industry has a notoriously slow adoption rate of new technology, it’s wise to consider what new tech is out there. Of course, ELDs are still a hot topic, but what about using new technology for an undeniably...

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