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INRIX Travel Tips: Thanksgiving Travel Forecast

INRIX Research Shows Your Trip Out of Town on Wednesday Will Take 30 Percent Longer Due to Traffic  In case you hadn’t seen this morning’s story from USA Today about Thanksgiving travel, we’re predicting you’ll be faced with more traffic getting out of town for the holiday thanks to an improving economy and the lowest […]

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INRIX Traffic 5.1

What’s New?  We are excited to announce the INRIX Traffic App now includes XD™ Traffic giving you the following: Greater detail than ever before. Now showing you traffic on major roads down to 800 feet, helping you make better traffic decisions in real time. Finding traffic on your hidden back road route just got easier.  Increased […]

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INRIX Drives Urban Mobility with Breakthrough Traffic Information Service

In the aftermath of technology heavyweights such as Google and Apple snapping-up companies in the digital mapping, navigation and location-based services space, the lens through which we see the mapping industry depicts a billion dollar battleground for companies looking to make their mark on map navigation. With real-time traffic information for four million miles (6.4 […]

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Big Data is Better Data and Better Data Solves Traffic Problems

Northbound I-5 at Boeing Field in Seattle, a huge 10-car pileup closed all lanes of the main interstate into Seattle, 30 people are treated at the scene, some leave in aid cars.

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Plan B for National Plug In Day

September 28 is National Plug In day, a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today’s widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. They are fun to drive, are less expensive and more convenient to fuel than gasoline vehicles, are better for the environment, promote local jobs, and reduce our dependence on foreign oil.

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INRIX Traffic 5.0.1 Brings Back Your Most Requested Features

Three weeks ago, we released INRIX Traffic 5.0 to the Android and iOS communities.  In response to the passionate feedback we received from our fans, we quickly turned out another update – this time with improved performance and a better user experience. Our team of talented developers was hard at work the last two weeks, […]

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What to Do if You’re in an Accident on a High Speed Road

Tips from the Most Experienced Road Warriors You hope it never happens to you, but you see it all the time along local highways and interstates. A collision happens and drivers jump out of their cars to argue over insurance – or a car stops running in the middle of the road while other cars […]

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Introducing INRIX Traffic 5.0 – A New Approach to Commuting

On the cusp of this summer’s final holiday weekend and the start of the back-to-school season, we’ve released a brand new version of the INRIX Traffic app! Complete with a fresh new look and a suite of awesome features, INRIX Traffic 5.0 is your personalized traffic reporter this fall. For a closer look at the redesigned app, check out all the updates and improvements below.

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Explore the Future of Commuting with INRIX Traffic 5.0 and Google Glass

Try to picture the last time you reached for the trifold map in your glove box or car door panel and plotted your route. Having trouble?

Over the last few decades, breakthroughs in technology brought drivers better, simpler ways of navigating the roads. Portable navigation devices were introduced, then in-dash GPS systems and finally, smartphone apps.

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Traffic Indicates the U.S. Economy Continues to Expand Amidst Taper Talk

Economists, businesses and the American public have all been watching the U.S. Federal Reserve very closely in recent months for any indication of when it might begin to remove the unprecedented support it has provided the U.S. economy since the start of the financial crisis. Increased traffic levels in recent months indicate that while the time for such action might be near, the Fed will have to walk a very fine line as it considers tapping on the brakes.

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