Technology

NAPT Launches New ‘Apollo’ School Bus Data-Sharing Program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Apollo was a god of many things to ancient Greeks, ruling over light, the sun, art and knowledge. It’s an appropriate name for the National Association for Pupil Transportation’s new online and data decision-making and networking service.

  • Published in News

Transfinder, 247Security Integrate Routing and Video

School bus routing software and fleet management firm Transfinder said its systems now "seamlessly" intergrate with 247Security's live streaming and historical video, as well as live GPS and vehicle utilization reports. 

  • Published in News

Survey: 7 in 10 Parents Confident in School Bus Safety

A survey released last week by fleet vehicle SaaS firm Fleetmatics claims that while a majority of parents are satisfied with school bus safety, they want to see increased technology, such as student and vehicle tracking, as well as improved screening of school bus drivers.

  • Published in News

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Ruled Safety Hazard, Banned

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was supposed to herald a new generation of smartphones and rival the dominance of Apple’s iPhone. Instead, the company has recalled millions of these devices after it had the alarming tendency to burst into flames.

  • Published in News