Beat the Traffic launches BlackBerry App

Earlier this year we covered some of Beat the Traffic’s new innovations for television stations, now Beat the Traffic has introduced an App to make everyone’s commute faster than ever.

The Beat the Traffic App for BlackBerry provides live traffic maps, showing traffic speeds and incidents on major routes for more than 100 cities in the USA and Canada.

Live traffic cameras are accessible in 33 cities: New York City, Chicago, Houston, Atlanta, Toronto, Phoenix, Seattle, San Bernardino, Minneapolis, Denver, Portland, Sacramento, San Antonio, Providence, Nashville, Memphis, Louisville, Hartford, Buffalo, Salt Lake City, Raleigh-Durham, Tucson, Fresno, New Haven, Omaha, Bakersfield, Boise, Chattanooga, Redding, Macon, Beaverton.

The Beat the Traffic App for BlackBerry features:

– Get up-to-the-minute traffic information
– Get information on traffic incidents affecting your commute
– Beat the Traffic crowd sources real-time traffic information from GPS devices.
– The Beat the Traffic App is free of advertisement and only shows up-to-the-minute valuable traffic information.

Since its launch, the app has received over 17,000 downloads from the BlackBerry AppWorld site. The app costs $9.99 and a free version with limited features is also available. Major carrier support is expected to be announced soon. Beat the Traffic also has a mobile web version of its traffic system at: