iTransitBuddy - Train Schedules on your iPhone/iPod Touch!

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by basemansix8, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. basemansix8 macrumors newbie

    Jan 24, 2009
  2. KRAPPS macrumors 6502


    Nov 9, 2008
    Thanks for the info and congrats on the launch ... good luck!
  3. akame macrumors member

    Jan 9, 2009
    just left a review on itunes:

    "Now i can know the trains schedule without going into the train stations. This allows me to plan ahead of time, doing the things I need to do before I take a train. Fantastic!!"
  4. basemansix8 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jan 24, 2009

    I got a lot of great feedback via email, anything in the forum?

    Any daily commuters out there? If your transit agency isn't listed, email me and I'll try to add to iTransitBuddy!
  5. rperalta macrumors 6502

    Aug 19, 2007
    Hercules, CA
    I just sent you an email. Looking forward to test it with my commute via Bart Train. I'm tired of getting online just to check what time my train arrives. This app looks like it's very convenient. Thank you!
  6. Stampyhead macrumors 68020


    Sep 3, 2004
    London, UK
    Any chance of adding European cities to it? Or releasing a European version? I'd love to have something like this for the London Underground.
  7. peteo macrumors regular

    Sep 23, 2007
    I purchased this app when it first came out. On its apps page it says MBTA is supported, which is the subway/commuter rail here in Boston. The problem is this app does not show subway times!! only commuter rail. Its totally USELESS for me so I requested my money back but never got a response. Be careful about buying this app because there's no way to know what trains it supports!!
  8. basemansix8 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jan 24, 2009
    MBTA Rail


    I did reply to your email. It says clearly in the description that MBTA RAIL is what is included and does not say "Subway"...also if you read the reviews other people have mentioned that MBTA Subway is not included.

    As far as MBTA Subway, I do plan on adding it to iTransitBuddy as well as any other transit agencies that people recommend.

    Quite literally MBTA subway schedules are basically listed as "every 10 minutes" during certain time periods.

    Personally, riding NYC Subways for over 10 years I don't see subway schedules being valuable, but who am I to say?, but I will listen to the customers!

    The intention of the App is to help those commuters who ride trains with set schedules with knowing when the next train is quick when the time between trains could be over an hour...when the subway comes every 10 minutes kind of defeats the original purpose.

    Also, if you read the reviews on the App Store you will find out that support is overwhelmingly receptive and quick to reply as well as wanting to develop this App further.

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