Digital day should be a wake up call

Digital day should be a wake up call

Digitization has been a hot topic for years. To a large extent, at least in the transport and logistics industry it has arrived. But there is still a certain reluctance here. A nationwide digital day could be an initial spark. [...]

Educating people about 5G is absolutely necessary

Educating people about 5G is absolutely necessary

Uncertainty lurks everywhere. The new 5G mobile network will be stronger and faster. With it, a lot of data can be transferred in a few milliseconds. But at the same time doubts arise as to whether the network complies with the radiation limits. [...]

Europe’s transport associations want the mobility package

Europe’s transport associations want the mobility package

The mills in Brussels are grinding too slowly for 16 national, European transport associations. With the mobility package, they finally want to create clarity so that there are fairer conditions for truck drivers in Europe. [...]

Process control with geofences using the example of the TISLOG logistics software

Process control with geofences using the example of the TISLOG logistics software

Geofences, virtual circular or polygonal borders in two or three-dimensional space, can be used to automatically trigger a variety of special actions based on GPS coordinates. This functionality makes them ideal helpers for many logistical applications. [...]

Protection against infection during delivery – contactless signature in TISLOG

Protection against infection during delivery – contactless signature in TISLOG

A new function in the TISLOG telematics software now better protects personnel and customers from infection during the delivery process. Smartphones and tablets have had a dubious reputation for the hygiene of their surfaces, not only since the Corona virus pandemic. The Android app of the TISLOG software for mobile order management has recently made it possible to perform a completely contactless delivery, including confirmation of receipt by signature, without touching surfaces, with a small change in the configuration. The driver can easily photograph the signature on paper using his smartphone or tablet. [...]

Narrowband IoT available across borders

Narrowband IoT available across borders

Deutsche Telekom has announced roaming agreements for narrowband IoT with Swisscom, Teli Company and Vodafone. [...]

The difficulties in building a nationwide 5G network

The difficulties in building a nationwide 5G network

Bitkom survey: Almost half of the population does not want radio masts nearby. This will delay the nationwide expansion of the 5G network. [...]

Truck driving in the times of Corona: changed and loosened regulations

Truck driving in the times of Corona: changed and loosened regulations

From the lifting of the Sunday driving ban for trucks to temporarily loosened driving and rest times: Martina Habeck summarizes current changes and easing of regulations that result from the Corona crisis. [...]