NextBuses

  • Swiftly Aims To Be The Waze For SF’s Dysfunctional Public Transit System

    Swiftly Aims To Be The Waze For SF’s Dysfunctional Public Transit System

    It’s 11:05 and you need to be at a meeting across town in an hour. The problem is you are car-less and San Francisco’s public transit system sucks. It’s a mere 4 or so miles you’ll be traveling but it will take you the entire hour to get there (and possibly longer). You’re also at the mercy of Muni, which may or may not be on time, or might stop in the middle of… Read More

  • When's the next bus due? There's an app for that too

    [UK] You know how it is, you wait for a bus and then three arrive at once. Although NextBuses (iTunes link), a new iPhone app by London-based developer Malcolm Barclay, doesn’t quite solve this problem, it does promise to make it easier to know when the next bus is due and even, in some instances, tell you if it’s running on time. The app, which costs 59p, delivers departure… Read More