DC: help us test our traffic crowdsourcing app!

Over the last several months OpenPlans has developed a real-time traffic crowdsourcing application for Cebu City in the Philippines, working with the World Bank.  Once deployed in Cebu, the application will collect real-time traffic data from 500 Android phones deployed in taxi cabs. This data will provide citizens with up-to-date information about traffic conditions and the historical Read more…

Why iOS 6 is good for transit

Apple’s new iOS 6 operating system is getting as much buzz for the newly added features as it is for what’s been removed: to the disappointment of many, Apple dropped the currently pre-installed Google Maps app, and with it Google’s transit directions. Future iOS users will need to install third-party apps for transit information. The Read more…