Month: March 2013

Keep Logs Accurate With Truck Tracking

Truck tracking systems are used by many delivery companies for local and long distance deliveries. Many trucking companies use tracking systems instead of the traditional trucking logs. This not only improves the accuracy of the logs but also prevents drivers from falsifying the information to cover unscheduled stops or layovers. The systems are simple and easy to use and can be purchased as portable units for older trucks that do not have them automatically built in. Tracking systems have greatly improved the delivery systems of many trucking companies. Employers can easily find any truck and any driver they choose just by transmitted information sent by the tracking systems. Deliveries are now faster with little down time by the drivers. If you’re looking for GPS fleet tracking systems or brand names such as Promiles you can find them at gpstrackit.com. They have all the latest tracking equipment and many of the major brand names. Browse the site today to find the brand name you want. If you are searching for a particular brand name it’s easy to find by searching online. All you need to do is type in the brand name tracking system you’re looking for to find websites that sell that brand name. You can also search by type of tracking equipment such as GPS or Lojack. A great advantage to shopping online is that you can easily...

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How to make Ubuntu 12.10 look like Windows

With Windows 8 taking computing to the next level, most users are compelled to move to a simpler and customizable operating system – Linux. With that said, the degree of customization with Ubuntu, a popular distro, is at a level where it can be made to look like earlier versions of Windows, making it easy for the user to work on a computer just as before. With Ubuntu’s latest release being 12.10 and with Unity as its desktop, it must be said that it isn’t the most flexible desktop available yet it is possible to give users that Windows look by running a few commands from the Linux terminal. If you’re new to Linux and Ubuntu, you’ll probably be scared of using the terminal but you won’t have to do much other than copying the commands from this post and hitting the ‘Enter’ key. First off, hit the ‘Super’ key and a window (known as the terminal) will pop up. In order to make Ubuntu 12.10 look and work like Windows, we’ll have to install a package, and in this case, Windows 7 theme pack. So, here is what you need to enter at the terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:upubuntu-com/gtk3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install win2-7 Now that the Windows theme is installed, now it’s time to enable the widget, icon and window border theme, and for this, you’ll...

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