Hinesville, GA– The Liberty County School System Transportation Department is using a mobile text service and social media postings to alert families to any potential bus delays during the morning and afternoon commutes.
More children than ever before are getting themselves, and often their siblings, to the bus stop in the morning without the help of their parents. Up from 31% in 1970, 46% of two-parent U.S. households with children under the age of 18 find both parents working full time in 2015.1 Also in 2015, the percent of U.S. working single mothers with children under the age of 18 was 75 percent.
Transfinder Corp., a global software firm with a focus on transportation, reported 2016 revenue increased 9 percent year-over-year to $12.7 million. These numbers included a 20-percent increase in sales from 173 new clients.
The Howard County Public School System recently reached out to the University of Maryland (UMD) to develop a new tool for school bus routes to facilitate informed decisions regarding cost, benefit and the impact of potential changes to school start and dismissal times.
ALK Technologies, a Trimble Company and global leader in GeoLogistics® solutions and navigation software, and Synovia Solutions, LLC (Synovia), an industry-leading telematics company, have announced that ALK’s CoPilot® Professional integrated navigation is available as a seamlessly embedded component on Synovia’sMobile Data Terminal (MDT) solution based on the TREQ®-317 Android Tablet from Micronet.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – Transfinder and Synovia Solutions have signed a reseller agreement that authorizes Synovia to sell Transfinder products. It is Transfinder’s first reseller agreement in the company’s 28-year history.