Transit Tamer

Transit Tamer


Provides very fast transit data for the Calgary Transit system. Network access is required in order to access transit data.

Please only download this application if you are using Calgary Transit for your transportation needs.

This application is no longer Ad supported, it is simply free. Hopefully it can remain that way.

Features:

- Search by stop number, or by clicking on a map.
- Saving your favourite stops for easier access.
- List of all bus times at a stop.
- Quick linking to Google Maps from a stop.
- Quick refresh of stop times.
- Finding nearest bus stops by GPS or network location.
- Route maps can be viewed.
- Automatic backup of favorites using Google backup.
- Quick news feature shows the latest tweets from @calgarytransit.

- Reworked the graphics to look better on Galaxy Nexus and newer devices with xtra high density screens.
- This version talks to a newer, faster server, so you should notice some very nice speed improvements.
- Completely gutted and rewrote the networking to be much faster.
- Route maps are calculated on the server side, now, so those are much faster too.
- You will need to upgrade in order to get the latest schedule, which is only on the new server.
- Route maps now show where the bus stops as little red dots on the route line.

Recent changes:
Should be good until June 22, 2014 now.
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Free
77
3.9
User ratings
32
Installs
1,000+
Concerns
1
File size
643 kb
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About Transit Tamer
Provides very fast transit data for the Calgary Transit system. Network access is required in order to access transit data.

Please only download this application if you are using Calgary Transit for your transportation needs.

This application is no longer Ad supported, it is simply free. Hopefully it can remain that way.

Features:

- Search by stop number, or by clicking on a map.
- Saving your favourite stops for easier access.
- List of all bus times at a stop.
- Quick linking to Google Maps from a stop.
- Quick refresh of stop times.
- Finding nearest bus stops by GPS or network location.
- Route maps can be viewed.
- Automatic backup of favorites using Google backup.
- Quick news feature shows the latest tweets from @calgarytransit.

- Reworked the graphics to look better on Galaxy Nexus and newer devices with xtra high density screens.
- This version talks to a newer, faster server, so you should notice some very nice speed improvements.
- Completely gutted and rewrote the networking to be much faster.
- Route maps are calculated on the server side, now, so those are much faster too.
- You will need to upgrade in order to get the latest schedule, which is only on the new server.
- Route maps now show where the bus stops as little red dots on the route line.

Recent changes:
Should be good until June 22, 2014 now.

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Apr 18, 2014
Zero performance The app does not work at all for the intended purpose.
A Google User
Apr 14, 2014
Gets stuck during installation on my Google Nexus 7 2013, and fails to complete installation.
A Google User
Nov 17, 2013
Excellent! Use this app every day. Absolutely flawless.
A Google User
Mar 14, 2013
Nexus 4 Great App. Very intuitive!
A Google User
Mar 14, 2013
Nexus 4 Great App. Very intuitive!