March 31, 2008 15:11 ET
TrafficGauge® Launches New Traffic Map for BlackBerry
Easy Traffic Application Provides Commuters in Major U.S. Cities With Traffic Escape Routes
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - March 31, 2008) - TrafficGauge, the company that launched the
first "mobile traffic map," has announced a new addition to its product
line for those looking to make navigating freeway traffic easier. Just in
time for the CTIA Wireless conference in Las Vegas, TrafficGauge's is
pleased to announce that its superior traffic information is now accessible
to subscribers on their BlackBerry Curve, Pearl or 8800 series phone.
Ryan Peterson, CEO and founder, commented, "TrafficGauge continues to be
the innovative leader in delivering traffic information to save commuters
wasted time and stress. We're pleased to be the first company to offer the
BlackBerry application using accurate, real-time data delivered directly to
the user in the most convenient format possible with the ease and
convenience of one button press."
The service is the latest addition to TrafficGauge's expanding line of
services designed to help drivers navigate the country's increasingly
congested freeways and roadways. The company's product line-up also
includes the TrafficGauge hand-held device and TrafficGauge for Cell Phone
(fee for service) as well as free download services, TrafficGauge for PC,
TrafficGauge for Mac and TrafficGauge for Facebook.
The new application is easily downloaded to the customer's BlackBerry
providing users amazingly simple yet very reliable traffic flow information
displayed on a fixed grid map of an individual city's freeway system.
Available for several major cities, the information is frequently updated
and provides an accurate, real-time snapshot of current traffic conditions.
To access any of the widgets, go to http://www.trafficgauge.com/maps.asp or
click "Online Maps" at http://www.trafficgauge.com.
For more information and pricing, go to
All of TrafficGauge's products give back wasted time by helping drivers
pinpoint slowdowns and pick quicker routes on congested freeways in many
U.S. cities. A TrafficGauge map is amazingly simple yet provides very
reliable traffic flow information displayed on a fixed grid map of an
individual city's freeway system. The information is frequently updated and
provides an accurate, real-time snapshot of current traffic conditions.
Founded in 2001, privately held TrafficGauge, Inc. has launched practical
time-saving TrafficGauge Mobile Traffic Map Handhelds for Seattle, Los
Angeles/Orange County, the San Francisco Bay Area, Singapore, and Chicago.
Additionally, the company offers a free download of its service with
TrafficGauge for PC, TrafficGauge for Mac, and other applications. All
services show real-time traffic information for most major U.S. cities.
For additional information about TrafficGauge, its products, and cities
served visit www.trafficgauge.com.