WESTFIELD, NJ — Clever Commute, an information service for suburban commuters, has released version 3.0 of its premium service The Inside Track, a suite of more than 30 tools used by riders on NJ Transit, PATH and buses.

In addition to being a source of crowdsourced commuter information, The Inside Track also uses direct technical integration with the transit providers, historical data, proprietary algorithms and social media content. Its features include:

·       Analytics to predict track numbers and identify track changes 

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·       Geo-location - See a real-time map of your train’s location ... and where the problem spots are

·       Categorization of alerts ... and the ability to filter alert messages by category and duration of the problem

·       Technology which constantly monitors for signs of trouble ... and automatically alert affected commuters

·       Improved/automated sharing of information across carriers

·       Strategic, proactive guidance regarding anything which impacts the commute 
(e.g., holiday get-away days, schedule changes, events/disruptions at/near the terminals)

·       Message delivery via email, Twitter, text message or straight to the commuter’s mobile device

·       User Profile feature for filtering of alerts by time-of-day and day-of-week – including a snooze button.

Joshua Crandall, the founder and chief executive officer of Clever Commute, said, “We have now gone well beyond our roots in user-generated content ... and are giving commuters the advanced features they have been asking for. The Inside Track is a game-changer for suburban commuters.”

The Inside Track is the premium product of Clever Commute, which also provides free and paid services to transit agencies, news/media outlets, and commuters (direct and via their employers). Founded by an NJ Transit rider eight years ago, Clever Commute has grown into a nationwide network. 

From now through the end of September, Clever Commute offers TAP readers 50% off the first year membership. You'll pay just $19.99 (and then $39.99 annually after that). 

The first month is always a risk-free trial period. Use coupon code tapinto

Clever Commute is a registered trademark of Clever Communicator, LLC.

Editor's Note:  Clever Commute is a marketing partner with TAPinto.net. For more information about marketing your business on TAPinto.net, please call 917-676-2302 or email jlieberman@tapinto.net.