Dr. Gridlock: apps


Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Even with smartphones, some commuters still left in the dark

Even with smartphones in hand, some commuters still are left without the 411.

By Lori Aratani  |  01:06 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apps, commute apps, Commuting, smart phones

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 08/28/2013

TSA has an app for that

The Transportation Security Administration has an app that offers information about airport delays and a way to e-mail TSA representatives questions.

By Lori Aratani  |  09:01 AM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, Holiday travel, travel apps, TSA

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 03/22/2013

SideCar, a new ride-sharing service, arrives in D.C.

An app-based ride-sharing service that effectively operates as carpooling for the smartphone set arrived in D.C. today.

By Mark Berman  |  12:46 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apps, Car Sharing

Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 03/21/2013

New app offers vehicle safety information

A new app called "SaferCar," offered by the National Highway Safety Administration, offers real-time vehicle safety information.

By Mark Berman  |  01:54 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apps, vehicle safety

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 01/16/2013

Seeking the best smartphone transit apps for Washington

Commuters often rely on smartphone apps to get around. What transit apps do you use and recommend?

By Mark Berman  |  01:34 PM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, transit apps

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 10/11/2012

Mapping program takes Nats fan for a ride

Travelers debate the value of map services after Apple Maps debacle

By Henri Cauvin  |  02:13 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple Maps, D.C. transportation, Google Maps, Map apps