June 30, 2009 in Travel (E)
[prMac.com] Montreal, Quebec, Canada - Edovia is proud to announce that Rocket Taxi has shipped and is now available on the App Store. Rocket Taxi, uses the device's Location Services to find nearby taxi companies. The new 2.0 versions has several improvements such as faster results and better overall performance.
Search has been extended to taxi companies and the biggest new feature is the new map system that is powered by Apple's MapKit. This new map is far more precise than on the older version and lets the user interact with it. Moreover, i addition to the estimated fare, Rocket Taxi 2.0 now shows you the best route between your starting and destination points.
"Rocket Taxi has been a hit since it's release and we're very happy to release this new version. With the new integrated map, the app is a lot more useful and when Apple announced MapKit, we were quickly at work to improve our best selling app", said Luc Vandal, founder of Edovia Inc. "We have also fixed a lot of bugs and polished the overall user experience and feel that the app is very solid and a must have update."
iPhone or iPod touch 3.0 or later
Pricing and Availabilty:
Rocket Taxi 2.0 is available on the App Store now for $1.99 (USD). This is a free update to all current users.
Edovia is a software company located in Montreal, Canada. The company was created by Luc Vandal in 2003 and went through several changes and phases, until it devoted all it's resources to the Mac and iPhone platforms. Edovia has been developing apps for the iPhone since early 2008 and offered Linguo and Steps on the App Store opening, on July 11, 2008. We love what we do and we are driven by creativity. We believe in developing solutions that are easy to use, intuitive, innovative and fun. Copyright 2009 Edovia. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.