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Trip planning app helps Ithaca College students catch the bus

Posted on November 14, 2011

Photo courtesy Ithaca College.
Photo courtesy Ithaca College.
ITHACA, N.Y. — A new trip planner application is helping Ithaca College students plan their trips to and from the campus. The free application, compatible with Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit buses, has been downloaded close to 1,000 times, according to a report in The Ithacan.

Developed by two Ithaca College faculty members, the Ride14850 app works with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch device. To read the full story, click here.

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