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.
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, […]
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 […]
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.
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.
With activity on the water, in the air and on the pitch, it’s all about getting where you want to go this weekend. Thousands of native Seattleites and visitors will flock to the hydro races near Genesee Park, seek out the perfect viewing spot for the Boeing Air Show near I-90 and root for the […]
Feel like traffic has been slowing down lately? You’re not the only one. According to the latest INRIX Gridlock Index (IGI) [please link to release on INRIX.com] drivers across the U.S. spent more time stuck in traffic last June than they did in June 2012, with the national level of traffic congestion jumping by over 8 percent. Great news for economists and policymakers on the lookout for signs of an improving economy, but not so much fun for the rest of us.
The latest INRIX Gridlock Index (IGI) shows drivers across the nation spent more time stuck in traffic last May than they did in May 2012, as traffic jumped by almost 10 percent.