Transit Techies NYC #5: GTF5

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Details

Abhijit Valluri will share how he pulled in MTA real-time arrivals into a personal transit app for his Garmin smartwatch.

Mallory Bulkley will demo her data visualization of Citibike trips taken in a single day, filtered by various rider demographics.

Scott Morris will present on the features of the MyMTA mobile app, which was recently launched as the official app of the MTA with real-time information across modes and agencies.

Written Recap

Recap by Matt Joseph on Medium.

  • Abhijit Valluri
    • Fetching MTA real-time arrivals for a personal transit app for his Garmin smartwatch, including an exploration of GTFS-RT, protocol buffers, and agency-specific extensions.
    • Video
  • Mallory Bulkley @mallorybulkley
  • Scott Morris @smorris777
    • Latesting and upcoming features of the MYmta mobile app, which was recently launched as the official app of the MTA with real-time information across modes and agencies.
    • Video