time traffic

time traffic

Not a fan of the big Bitly revamp? Here are 9 alternatives

thenextweb.com
Bitly had pretty much positioned itself as the leading URL shortener in a sea of way too many options, by offering its users a set of robust features – analytics, Bitly bundles, and more. With its latest major revamp, however, it has its many fans disappointed. One major complaint is...
Not a fan of the big Bitly revamp? Here are 9 alternatives
Software: Twitter Harpoons Its Fail Whale

Waze nudges its community-powered navigation app up a notch, letting UK drivers find the cheapest fuel

thenextweb.com
Back in June, community-powered road navigation app Waze rolled out a new feature to let users find the cheapest gas station around them, as well as get discounts when filling up. The initial launch of the real-time fuel price feature was US-only, but starting from two weeks ago the Waze...
Waze nudges its community-powered navigation app up a notch, letting UK drivers find the cheapest fuel

Jonathan Sposato: 'Everything I need to know about design I learned in a hotel"

www.geekwire.com
Jonathan Sposato is a serial entrepreneur, the former CEO of photo editing site Picnik and the only person to have sold two startups to Google. And if you’ve ever worked with Jonathan, as we do in his role as GeekWire chairman, you know that he has deep insights into...
Jonathan Sposato: 'Everything I need to know about design I learned in a hotel"
Google Maps And Places Are Coming To Hyundai's And Kia's Telematics Platforms

Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The connected commuter

www.pcworld.com
The Connected Commuter One day we may all be lucky enough to work from home. For now, however, a regular commute is the reality for many of us. Fortunately, you can make the most of your daily journey and perhaps even cut back on your travel time with the...
Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The connected commuter

The internet of things and smart cities: Will an IBM computer be your next mayor?

www.extremetech.com
When we think of computer networks, we think of routers and servers and fiber optic cables and laptops and smartphones — we think of the internet. In actuality, though, the visible internet is just the tip of the iceberg. There are secret military networks, and ad hoc wireless networks, and...
The internet of things and smart cities: Will an IBM computer be your next mayor?

Google Maps adds traffic conditions for Norway, New Zealand, and Hong Kong

thenextweb.com
One of the handiest features of Google Maps is that it uses real-time traffic data to tell you how long it will take to get from point A to point B. Without that feature, every ride would probably take 20 minutes longer than you anticipated, depending on the time of...
Google Maps adds traffic conditions for Norway, New Zealand, and Hong Kong
Facebook Rumored To Purchase Traffic App Waze For $1 Billion

Hackers can cause traffic jams by manipulating real-time traffic data, researcher says

www.computerworld.com
Hackers can influence real-time traffic-flow-analysis systems to make people drive into traffic jams or to keep roads clear in areas where a lot of people use Google or Waze navigation systems, a German researcher demonstrated at BlackHat Europe....
Hackers can cause traffic jams by manipulating real-time traffic data, researcher says

Japan's DoCoMo to use mobile data to monitor traffic jams

www.pcworld.com
NTT DoCoMo, Japan's largest mobile carrier, will use location data from its 61.5 million subscriber devices to build a platform that monitors traffic conditions across the country.DoCoMo said it will leverage its access to massive amounts of location data to build a cloud platform of traffic information on which...
Japan's DoCoMo to use mobile data to monitor traffic jams

Network builders tackling cell vs. Wi-Fi choices

www.pcworld.com
Mobile users can probably look forward to being automatically transferred from cellular to Wi-Fi networks in the near future, but going back and forth for the best possible performance is another matter.Software now in the works will use real-time knowledge about network conditions to make lightning-fast decisions about the...
Network builders tackling cell vs. Wi-Fi choices

CoPilot GPS app includes free offline maps with optional traffic data and turn-by-turn navigation, headed to Android and iOS

www.engadget.com
ALK (that's the company behind CoPilot Live) is no stranger to GPS apps, but it's starting afresh this week with a new application offering more featuresfor free. CoPilot GPS, which will be available on iOS and Android, goes the way of Nokia Maps in that it stores all those...
CoPilot GPS app includes free offline maps with optional traffic data and turn-by-turn navigation, headed to Android and iOS

Apple Launches New 'Maps' App in iOS 6, Includes Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Real-Time Traffic, 3D Maps

www.macrumors.com
Apple today introduced a new Maps application in iOS 6 that will replace Google Maps as the default mapping application on the iPhone and iPad. It was designed by Apple from the ground up with all cartography done in-house. Included in Maps are turn-by-turn directions that work with Siri, local...
Apple Launches New 'Maps' App in iOS 6, Includes Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Real-Time Traffic, 3D Maps

Facebook Is Close To Buying Israeli Startup Waze For $1 Billion

www.businessinsider.com
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Facebook Inc is in advanced talks to acquire Israeli mobile satellite navigation start-up Waze for $800 million to $1 billion, business daily Calcalist reported on Thursday. Due diligence is underway after a term sheet was signed, Calcalist said, adding that talks began six months ago. Waze...
Facebook Is Close To Buying Israeli Startup Waze For $1 Billion

Why journalists love Reddit for its brains, not just its beauty

gigaom.com
It’s fair to say that Reddit is having a moment right now. In the wake of President Obama’s decision to make the site part of the campaign trail by doing an “Ask Me Anything” Q&A last month, more and more people are seeing the site for the first time. Traffic...
Why journalists love Reddit for its brains, not just its beauty

The Best Apps For Dad's New iPhone

www.businessinsider.com
With over 500,000 apps in Apple's App Store it can be overwhelming trying to figure out which ones are useful or fun. Whether your Dad received an iPhone for father's day or has had one for some time check out these apps that are sure to add some personality to...
The Best Apps For Dad's New iPhone

TomTom confirms global map licensing agreement with Apple, stays quiet on details

thenextweb.com
Apple’s new Maps service and app data has been confirmed to be provided by TomTom, after the company announced this morning that it is providing the “maps and related information” for its mapping platform within iOS 6. Engadget reported yesterday that Apple was utilising “data from TomTom, others,” demonstrating that...
TomTom confirms global map licensing agreement with Apple, stays quiet on details
Taxi Magic shows off new powers with biggest update ever

Roewe 350: The first car to run on Android

www.autoblog.com
Filed under: China, Technology, Roewe Google and the Chinese government are having a little row right now, but that hasn't stopped China's love for Google goods. The production lines for the Roewe 350 have started rolling out sedans, and the little four-door, designed as a sign of SAIC's automotive futur,e...
Roewe 350: The first car to run on Android
Why better traffic data means more than just a faster commute

Four Search Engines Marketers Should Know About

www.socialmediaexplorer.com
You’ve heard of search engine optimization on sites like Google, Bing, and now even Twitter; the question is, what’s next? Marketers in the digital age need data and content, and there are lots of innovative tools coming out to organize the vast amount of stuff that’s out there. Here...
Four Search Engines Marketers Should Know About

Google officially closes on Waze acquisition: 'outsmarting traffic together'

venturebeat.com
July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now Google officially announced this morning that yes, it has closed on the Waze acquisition, and yes, Google and Waze will be “outsmarting traffic together.” While Google did not confirm the purchase price, it is likely $1.3 billion. Here’s the...
Google officially closes on Waze acquisition: 'outsmarting traffic together'

Community-powered road navigation app Waze launches in South Africa

thenextweb.com
Waze, the GPS navigation service that allows drivers to share traffic conditions automatically in real-time, has announced its first foray into African territory and launched in South Africa. Waze is a community-driven app available on all the major mobile platforms, including Android, iOS and BlackBerry. It learns from users’ driving...
Community-powered road navigation app Waze launches in South Africa
Waze Lets You Report Traffic With A Wave Of Your Hand
RIM turns to TomTom for real-time traffic, mapping, and friendship

TomTom refreshes GO sat nav, offers 3D maps and lifetime traffic information

www.engadget.com
As well as this morning's redesigned sports watches, TomTom has just launched a refreshed version of its GO GPS unit for drivers who still prefer a dedicated sat nav. The hardware comes with interactive 3D maps, a lifetime's supply of real-time traffic information and up to four free map...
TomTom refreshes GO sat nav, offers 3D maps and lifetime traffic information
Nokia's Here Maps out now for iOS with turn-by-turn, public transit, and real-time traffic

Data: With Google Gone, Can Apple Successfuly Navigate in Maps?

www.wired.com
Apple is now navigating on its own in maps. Ilustration: superdeluxesam/flickrAnother big-name guest was invited to the iOS party Monday when Apple announced that iPhones and iPads would soon include deep integration with Facebook. Twitter and Yelp have been there since iOS 5. Over the course of the next year,...
Data: With Google Gone, Can Apple Successfuly Navigate in Maps?
BMW picks INRIX to help drivers figure out where they’re going
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?