Archive | Blog RSS feed for this section

INRIX Traffic 3.6: Improved Traffic Alerts and Cup Holder Mode!

The Mobile team is excited to announce INRIX Traffic version 3.6 of our iPhone/iPad app. What’s New in this Version Landscape mode Cup holder mode (works upside down and with your car charger) Improved Traffic Alerts Better Incident Filtering With landscape and cup holder mode, you can now position your mobile device in any orientation […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Beyond the App: iOS & Battery Life

Since we shipped our iOS 5 update (INRIX Traffic 3.5.1), many of you have alerted us that you’ve been experiencing increased battery drain.  While it would appear this would be the result of persistent use of the GPS in order to provide you with personalized traffic alerts based on your location, this is not the […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →

INRIX Traffic 3.5.1: Best of both worlds: Real time traffic alerts and minimal battery drain

INRIX is working hard to provide our members with the best of both worlds: the ability to notify you of upcoming traffic influencing incidents, like accidents and police activity, while limiting the drain of your phone’s battery. The app does this by using Apple’s Location Services functionality that allows us to use cell tower triangulation, […]

5 Comments Continue Reading →

Fix for 3.5 on iOS is on the way.

For those experiencing the ‘location services’ issue that continues to display the location services icon in the status bar at the top of your screen after disabling the new Traffic Alerts feature, the fix is on it’s way.  We’ve submitted an update to Apple for review.  Once approved, the update will be available in the […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

It’s Here! INRIX Traffic 3.5 with Live Traffic Alerts & Expanded Traffic Coverage

Launching today, INRIX Traffic 3.5 offers several new time-saving, traffic-busting features for our popular INRIX Traffic App for iPhone and iPad. New INRIX Traffic app features debuting today include: See More Traffic for More Roads:  With INRIX’s expanded traffic on arterials, travelers can see at-a-glance if it’s faster to take side streets or stay on […]

3 Comments Continue Reading →

Thanksgiving Food Drive

This year INRIX’s Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive brought in enough food to feed 33 families. Donations are going to our friends at LifeSpring.  Check out the mountain of food going to needy families.  Thanks to all that participated.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

INRIX’s Bryan Mistele at WTIA’s TechNW on “How to Build ‘Em Big” Panel

Check out this video from WTIA‘s 2011 TechNW conference held last week in Seattle.  INRIX CEO, Bryan Mistele, talks about starting INRIX, how he manages risk, and shares his thoughts on building a start-up in Seattle. From TechNW: “HOW TO BUILD ‘EM BIG Building a company that has global reach, that can successfully meet the […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

King of the Road: Meet GreenfieldPhil, INRIX Traffic’s Top Reporter

Week after week, GreenfieldPhil consistently snags the #1 spot on our list of Top Reporters.  We thought it would be fun to find out a little more about INRIX Traffic’s King of the Road.  Without further adieu, here’s GreenfieldPhil… Reporter ID: GreenfieldPhil Location: Indianapolis Occupation: Sales – Road Warrior Average Miles Driven Per Week: Now […]

11 Comments Continue Reading →

Back to School, Back to Work, Back to Traffic.

As millions of kids head back to school following summer vacation, traffic congestion nationwide increases by 10% according to INRIX data, contributing to Americans spending 34 hours a year on average idle in traffic. YUCK! Here’s some tips to  stay sane and get there faster: Download INRIX Traffic to know the best time to leave […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

See an incident along your route? Report it and alert other drivers.

Ever wonder how our Top Reporters earn their spot in the INRIX Traffic Top Ten?  They report incidents of course.  Want to join the ranks of reporting elite?  We thought so, here’s how: 1. Open INRIX Traffic at the beginning of your drive. 2. See an an accident or live police along your route. 3. […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →