Manchester, UK (PRWEB UK) 4 February 2013
mxData today announced the launch of 10 metro map and journey planning applications for major international cities including London, Paris, Berlin, New York and Los Angeles. These applications, led by mxData’s award winning Tube Map for London, are amongst the first designed for the new BlackBerry® 10 platform
Key features of mxData’s Tube Map include:
- Official licensed Tube map from Transport for London.
- The world’s fastest route planner giving line direction too.
- Find your nearest station.
- LIVE departure boards and station information.
- Oyster Account access – check your Oyster Card balance wherever you are.
- Twitter integration – access to Tube Map’s aggregated feed of Status and News Tweets.
The release coincides with the launch of the BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone - the fastest and most advanced BlackBerry smartphone yet. BlackBerry 10 is a re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry platform that creates a powerful and unique new mobile computing experience.
All ten city metro applications including Tube Map will be available to download from BlackBerry® World™, a unified storefront for apps, movies, music, TV shows and more.
David James, CEO of mxData Group said “We are delighted to be launching our metro route planning applications on RIM’s new BlackBerry 10 platform, starting with our award-winning Tube Map. More than 2 million people use our mxData travel applications every month and we are excited to be extending that to a new audience with BlackBerry 10”
Download the apps from BlackBerry World: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/product/1/
About mxData Group
Established in 2004 mxData Group is a leading UK provider of live and location based mobile services. Over 2 million people use the company's transport information applications every month which include the award winning Tube Map, myTrains, Bus London and New York Subway Map. In addition the company's Geohawk platform powers dynamic content aggregation and data management for third party clients including Thomson Local, Traveline and 2ErgoPLC.
Voted one of the top 50 mobile companies to watch by O2 and Real Business magazine the company continues to build upon its leading position in location based services.
For more information please visit http://www.mxdata.co.uk.
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