August 15, 2012

N.J. Transit blocks developer access to rail data

NEWARK, N.J. — Subscribers to a premium commuter service, which provided "insider" information about New Jersey Transit train arrival times, are going through withdrawal after the transit agency blocked access to the data citing innaccuracies, according to The Record.

For nearly four months, roughly 300 rail customers knew which track their North Jersey-bound train would arrive on first — as much as 20 minutes before it appeared on the departure screens, the paper reported. For the full story, click here.

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