app http://wamc.org en Jesse Feiler - Earth Day Apps http://wamc.org/post/jesse-feiler-earth-day-apps <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This morning we discuss what Earth Day apps and where technology and Earth day intersect and can interact with our Tech Guru, <a href="http://www.northcountryconsulting.com/">Jesse Feiler</a>.</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:45:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 88723 at http://wamc.org Jesse Feiler - Earth Day Apps In New York, Taxi Apps Raise Objections From Competitors http://wamc.org/post/new-york-taxi-apps-raise-objections-competitors Even people who've never been to New York can tell you how to hail one of the iconic yellow cabs there. You just raise an arm and flag one down.<p>But the city wants to change that. Following the lead of cities like San Francisco and Washington, D.C., New York wants to permit passengers to use smartphone apps to find a cab.<p>Since Mayor La Guardia established New York's modern taxi system in 1937, there have been two big innovations in cab hailing: the whistle and the red light bulb on top of apartment building awnings.<p>"Light goes on. It's on top of the canopy. Cabs see it. They stop. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 08:04:00 +0000 editor 58151 at http://wamc.org In New York, Taxi Apps Raise Objections From Competitors Metro-North Works on a Ticket App http://wamc.org/post/metro-north-works-ticket-app <p>Metro-North customers may have another way to purchase their train tickets next year. They could use an app.</p><p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 22:34:20 +0000 Allison Dunne 56786 at http://wamc.org Metro-North Works on a Ticket App