Technology

For truck drivers, technology is changing faster than ever. Find helpful information, news and resources dedicated to trucking technology here!

Bluetooth Communication for Truck Drivers

Bluetooth Headsets for Truckers

The hand-held cell phone ban for commercial trucks is now nationwide. To help get your truck up to spec, we review some of the most popular bluetooth cell phone headsets.
JiWirevideo

VIDEO: WiFi Finder for Truckers

Find out how to use this Free WiFi network finder mobile app by watching a video demo.
Trapstervideo

Mobile App Demo – Trapster for Truckers

Watch a video tutorial that shows you how to use the popular speed trap buster Trapster.

Trucker Apps: The Best Casino Games for Android Phones

Trucker apps made for fun can take the boredom out of an otherwise uneventful layover. CDL Life has compiled some of the best casino game apps for Android.
Text And Drivevideo

Cell Phones In Cars May Soon Be Illegal

Distracted driving is a problem for nearly everyone. It kills thousands of people every year. Now federal safety groups are demanding all cell phone use be restricted.
Mobile Hot Spots CDL Life

Mobile WiFi Hotspots for the Open Road

Don't get trapped on another downed web network at that roadside rest stop. Bring your hotspot in the cab with you and surf the net on an affordable plan.
Hashtagsvideo

Twitter: What Is a Hashtag & How Do You Use It?

Thousands of truck drivers are on Twitter. This social network is one of the best ways to find out more about topics that are on truckers' minds. Learn how to make the most of it.
Laptops for Truck Drivers

Affordable Truck Cab Laptops that Kick Butt

Check out some of our recommended laptops that kick butt and are light on your pocketbook. You can get a lot of computer for less these days!
PayPal Mobile

Financial App Review: PayPal Mobile

We have another quick review and how-to for one of the most popular financial mobile apps for Android phones - PayPal Mobile. Fast, Easy and Convenient for some emergency cash or quick purchases on the road.
Mint

Financial App Review: MINT

CDLLife links you to a review of MINT, an award-winning finance app for mobile phones. Watch a video of how it works.
Truck Driver GPS Units

Trucker GPS: The Best in Navigation

Finding the best GPS for truckers can be overwhelming. CDL Life has reviewed some of the top GPS models for truck drivers. Trucker Navigation is crucial!
Financial App

5 Free Financial Apps Truckers Need

Long haul truckers should always keep their money on their mind. No one wants to go broke while on the road! So which mobile apps are trucker-friendly according to CDLLife?
Mobile Phone Use for Truckers

Survey: Mobile Phone Use for Truckers

This August 2011 survey by uShip found there was a growth of nearly 3/5ths in mobile phone use by truckers in their daily business operations.
CDL Life Tests Mobile Computing Accessories for Truckers

Mobile Computing Accessories for Truckers

Truck drivers are finding more often these days that a multi-tasking machine like a laptop or smartphone is irreplaceable when going over the road. CDL Life has a look at some price-smart mobile computing accessories for your tractor trailer.
CDL Life Reviews GPS for Truckers

Trucker GPS: Units for Long Haul Truckers

CDL Life reviews 2011's top GPS units for professional truck drivers. There will be more reviews in Winter 2011 for truck-specific GPS models.
Power Inverter Review CDL Life

Power Inverters Truck Drivers Can Use

Power inverters allow truck drivers to use computers, DVD players and cooking appliances on the road. Which one do you need?
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