Hack My Ride Ideas

Hack My Ride: VTA’s Transportation Idea Jam will convene programmers, developers, artists, technologists, data analysts, commuters and transit users to imagine how transportation could work better in Silicon Valley. Learn more at http://hackmyride.challengepost.com

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Para Transit CRM

A mobile app that customers can use for Outreach ride scheduling. ride management, ride status, payments, and ride history. To meet this use, provide (or utilize) fleet and personnel management data. Provide an automated notification system to customers that provides ride status updates such as accurate arrival estimates. If arrival is delayed, additional notices are sent. Provide a customer call back system so customers ...more »

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Hack My Bus

On the way back from light rail yesterday evening, I saw two 25 buses almost literally back-to-back, with only one or two cars between them. Needless to say, the rear one was virtually empty. The headway (time between buses) is supposed to be 10 minutes at peak hours. Could one of you do a hack that would keep them spaced properly?

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Trivia on the go

I want to make the commute more fun for the many people who do not carry a smart phone with them to occupy themselves. We can play trivia questions, places of interest, things to do near this stop etc.

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Broadcast for pick up

Passengers are waiting for ride alert bus drivers to pick up them and not leave ignoring them.

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Streamline My Rides!

Build an open source streaming data analytics platform for the transportation industry that will run in The Cloud, capture all the transportation data created by other Hack My Ride ideas, provide various analytic capabilities, and enrich future Hack My Ride ideas and apps. The idea would be build on an emerging streaming analytics open source platform that is being developed in a grassroots/homebrew fashion but backed ...more »

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Alert

Mobile alert any train delays ahead of time so that passengers can take other options.

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