Friday, April 8, 2011

TravAlert: Did You Arrive at Destination?

TravAlert is a friend who saved your journey. You no longer need to worry too far from the goal, because it will provide alerts when your location is close to destination. This application is capable runing on iPhone, BlackBerry, Android.

TravAlert works by sending GPS pings every few seconds to detect your current location. Users can determine whether they are using the train or bus transportation into this application. You can use the time or distance as measure warning.

Application does not work when the condition is turned off. Frank Gu (makers of this application) algorithm to optimize these applications detect your presence. When just starting the journey, then ping slow delivery speed and the faster when approaching the destination.

TravAlert is being developed, is used in addition to travel by train and bus, for example automobile.