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Published on August 25, 2012
Total Traffic Network's Sigalert App for iPhone & iPod Touch Reaches 500,000 Downloads
Mobile App Gives Drivers Highly Detailed Traffic Reports Across the U.S.
San Antonio, Texas - August 9, 2012 - Total Traffic Network, a groundbreaking programming and technology service that delivers real-time local traffic flow and incident information, released today that its popular Sigalert App for iPhone and iPod touch has reached more than 500,000 downloads, an achievement reached since the app launched in March 2011.
Sigalert provides detailed, 24/7 traffic updates including real-time roadway speeds and comprehensive traffic alerts for accidents, construction, road closures and traffic congestion. In addition, web and mobile users can use Sigalert to find the shortest routes, create personal profiles with traffic alerts and view alternate routes to stay ahead of traffic congestion. The free service provides data gathered by Total Traffic Network from its numerous local traffic operations centers and uses a variety of resources to identify, verify and distribute accurate and reliable traffic information. Sigalert data is sent directly to the users iPhone and features an easy-to-read, color-coded map.
"Sigalert has established a vast and loyal group of users and it continues to demonstrate fast adoption as a powerful tool to help commuters avoid timely traffic delays nationwide," said Kevin Dorsey, President National Media Groups, Total Traffic Network. "Between the free download for Apple devices and the MySigalert subscriptions we are helping thousands of commuters every day."
Sigalert provides coverage of more than 100 metropolitan cities across the United States and is available as a free download from the App Store. For more information about Sigalert visit www.sigalert.com.
About Total Traffic Network
Total Traffic Network, a subsidiary of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, delivers real- time traffic data to over 3,000 radio and 200 television affiliates, as well as its Internet and mobile partnerships, reaching more than 200 million consumers each week. Total Traffic Network services over 100 markets in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Total Traffic Network operates the largest broadcast traffic navigation network in North America, providing RDS-TMC, enhanced HD-TMC and TPEG services. Total Traffic Network has expanded its infotainment offerings to include news, weather and sports content. For more information, please visit www.totaltraffic.com.
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Sigalert was founded in 1998 and now provides 24/7 local traffic information to over 100 U.S. cities and digital applications to nearly two million monthly users via the web, mobile and broadcast affiliate partners. To see local traffic conditions, visit www.sigalert.com or download the Sigalert FREE iPhone application.
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