Transit Buddy - CTA Bus/Train Tracker
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Transit Buddy is the most powerful, innovative and sleek CTA Bus/Train tracker in the App Store
Transit Buddy has features no other transit application has - Push Notifications!
› Input your schedule into Transit Buddy and you'll never have to open up the application again.
For instance, if you have to leave the house at 7:00 am * on Mondays and Wednesdays you will receive a notification at that time with the next few train times without having to open up the app
› Add any train/bus to your favorites and you will see when it's coming right when you open up the app. No additional buttons
› Look at additional times with a tap of a button
› Beautiful UI that makes the app a joy to use
› View how far you are from a certain stop
› Sort your favorites by location
› Easy to use application with quickness in mind
We carefully reviewed what every other application was missing and added it all into one in a beautiful way
Developed by @shabzcohelp
Designed by @glennjoseph
* Please allow the time it takes you to get to the train/bus in the time you schedule for Repeated notifications
What's New in Version 2.0.1
- Bug fixes
Beautiful new UI redesigned for iOS 7
Huge speed improvements! The app launches quicker and allows you to view your content even faster!
Improved the notification system to make it easier to schedule and receive push notifications for buses and trains
See all your saved notifications in the new Notifications tab
Add a notification by either clicking the “Add” button in the Notifications tab or by swiping right on one of your Favorites
Streamlined the overall experience
You can now swipe right on one of your favorited stops to schedule a notification directly from the Favorites screen
We simplified the Bus Routes tab by adding search functionality
Squashed some pesky bugs!
We fixed some compatibility issues with the current build on iOS 7
Fixed the payment system to allow purchases again -whoops!
General improvements throughout
Great team effort by @shabzcohelp and @glennjoseph
Good App but currently flawed
I just want to start by saying that I love the design of this app and prefer it to all the others I have tried. I like that you can see all of your favorite stops all on one screen and it automatically updates the times. Also the times are relatively accurate, which is a plus. BUT, since updated it the most recent time, the app just doesn't work. It crashes within 10 seconds of opening and therefore is useless to me right now. Please fix this! I really dislike the other big CTA apps.
In general though, the only other thing that would really make this app better is if it would list the next 2 or 3 bus/trains for a stop. It would just be really helpful to know how long I would have to wait if I missed the next bus/train - 1 min vs. 10 min makes a big difference.
Great Transit companion
The UI update was awesome. It's much easier to navigate. The only bug I've noticed is that the app will crash occasionally when turning sort by location off or on. Other than that works great!
My only request would be to just have a way to make a station a favorite with both directions without having to have a separate item in the favorites section for each direction.
Maybe just have the station in favorites with a button that flips directions north to south or east to west. That would help simplify my list of favorites.
Great app fellas!
Best and most convenient cta app
I've test driven many cta apps over the years and this one is by far the best for a simple reason - once you set your favorites you can see all the arrival times on one screen. And if you're chasing buses and trains all the time you know how painful it is when the search takes too many taps. I tap the app icon and boom, there's my top bus and train stops and their respective times all in one glance.
- Category: Navigation
- Updated: Dec 02, 2013
- Version: 2.0.1
- Size: 7.2 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Shabbir Vijapura
- © Shabbir Vijapura & Glenn Joseph
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
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