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HOS Rule Changes: Educate Drivers with this New Visor Card

The HOS Rule Changes are only 10 days away; will your drivers know what to do when the rules kick in on September 29? To help make this rule change easier for drivers and fleet managers alike, ORBCOMM has developed

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IoTT and Connected Fleet take Center Stage at User Conference

At last week’s PeopleNet User Conference (UC) the buzz was all about the new features and functionality available as part of the company’s IoTT (Internet of Transportation Things) and Connected Fleet offering. From a new mobile app to smart video

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Lower Fuel Costs a Windfall for Transport Companies

The Journal of Commerce ( has released its earnings review for second quarter for 2015 and the numbers are looking good for truckers and shippers. According to their analysis of 21 publicly owned motor carriers, second-quarter revenue only rose 0.6

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Transport Roundup: Spot Freight Rates, Trucking’s Fitness Guru and the ‘Internet of Things’

Here are some recent stories making headlines in the transportation world. Spot freight market rates are on the rise Freight-matching service provider DAT Solutions reported that the van segment saw a 3.2% increase in rates pushing it up to an

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We Will Soon Be Outnumbered: Weekly M2M Roundup

While so many had their eyes glued on the iPhone 6 this week, here is a sampling of M2M industry stories you may have missed: Australian M2M market predicted to reach AU$530 million by 2019 New Ovum study commissioned by

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