Independent software development team appforthat today introduces NYCsmokeOUT 1.0 for iOS, their new app designed to help smokers comply with NYC’s Smoke-Free Parks, Beaches, Boardwalks, and Pedestrian Plazas Law, which takes effect on May 23, 2011. The app automatically detects the user’s location and provides precise information regarding the location and boundaries of outdoor No-Smoking Zones. Included are thousands of outdoor, public spaces where smoking will now carry a fifty-dollar fine.
MojoCar LLC recently released MojoCar Client 1.0, its flagship transportation app that allows users to book cars throughout the New York City metro area from an iOS device, or on MojoCar online – giving commuters a new option that gets them from point A to point B safely, quickly and easily when they’re on the go. When a client books a ride in advance, the request goes out to all drivers within the MojoCar citywide network. Drivers then compete for the job by submitting bids in real time.
TnT Brain GbR introduces TAlerts NYC 1.0, their new mobile utility app for iPhone and iPod touch. TAlerts NYC shows travel alerts and advisories for almost all public transportation systems in the greater New York City area. It is not limited to just the NYC subway system, but it also contains the alerts and advisories from Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Railroad, New Jersey Transit Rail and Light Rail, New Jersey Transit Bus, MTA Bus and even MTA Bridges and Tunnels.
InTime NYC 1.1 is a utility App for iOS that shows departure information for almost all public transportation systems in the greater New York City area. It also contains additional schedules for Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Railroad, New Jersey Transit, and Norwalk Transit. InTime NYC is easy to use and it shows right away the next departure times for the selected stops. The new version has been extended to display real-time departure information for MTA’s bus line B63.
SlapAppie today released NYC Trivia 1.0 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. NYC Trivia offers more than fifteen hundred questions in a trivia format, all of them about New York City. Users learn about New York film, people, landmarks, events, history and more but they do so in a way that’s fun. An homage to the Big Apple, NYC Trivia is the city’s number one and only trivia app providing entertainment and education for tourists and native New Yorkers, alike.
Oregon based Mindwarm Incorporated today released AddTo NYC 1.0 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. AddTo NYC shows you New York City and lets you create your own travel guide from your photos and notes. Easily create your own map with the highlights you want, photo album and travel diary. At any time you can add a note or photo to your album. If you have allowed location, then your current location will be added to that note and photo. Send your notes, photos and maps to your friends.
TripnDo and New York Pass today announce their New York Adventure Guide for iOS. The app differs from traditional travel guides and provides users with the opportunity to explore New York via short and fun activities. The app features mind stimulating trivia and on-line videos about different place of interest as well as on-line maps that help to orientate and navigate between the city’s attractions. Explore New York in a totally new way!