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Talk radio comes into the 21st century with podcasts

Podcasts for long-haul truck drivers

Technology has changed the way we live our lives. Just look at the way modern trucking companies operate, for crying out loud. What was once constantly out-of-date atlases and maps that were hard fold, owner/operators can get up-to-the-second traffic alerts and detour information on their phones. In fact, there are very few trucking functions that can’t be done on a smartphone. Naturally, this has also extended to how drivers can pass the time while they’re chewing up the miles. It seems like everyone is listening to podcasts and it’s got to be better than listening to the radio. But are there any podcasts for long-haul truck drivers that might make us all better drivers? As it turns out, yes, there are. Read the rest of this entry >>