With increasing environmental, safety problems and high costs caused by private transportation, many cities are
are trying to shift from private to public transportation.
Offering an in transport infotainment on public vehicles, metro, bus, tram, taxi, which also deals with ticketing and offer an open business platform supporting advertisers and service providers, can effectively make the transportation experience for regular commuters, business people on travel and tourists a better experience, providing self sustainability for the cities and the transportation companies.
Rome-mobile is an experimental prototype distributed in vehicle portal solution, offering to passenger's devices an app or web based interface to get the city info, eating, events, music, videos, travel information and much more
Advertising can be targeted to the category, location or passenger's profile making it more effective.
For more information contact: Massimo.DeSanctis@planebill.com
Apps are an integral and very important component of the Rome-Mobile solution. While all the information is kept on the central and on the in vehicle local servers, apps make it easy for travellers to access the information contained on the servers, can store local information for later retrieval, or use.
Apps are available for smartphones and tablets as well, as it is uncertain what the travellers will carry with them, and shall be tailored to the different mobile OS, screen size and resolution and device capabilities, while trying to support as many platforms as possible, and not counting on the latest OS features to guarantee operation to old versions.
Currently the rome-mobile application has been developed for the three major platforms for high end devices, Microsoft Windows Phone, Google Android and Apple iOS for iPhone/iPod/iPads.
Apps will be branded by the Rome-Mobile or any other city municipality or public transport companies, and therefore will be placed on the App stores when customized.
Below there are some Rome Mobile Apps screenshots. Of course, the application can be customized to the customer's brand requirements.
Windows Phone 7
For a full list of available applications please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org