31 Dec '14, 11am
Greatest invention of 2014? An app that tells you all about the empty cabs around you that you're not in.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock recently, you’ll know that digital lifestyle has gotten a serious shake-up with the greatest invention since the Internet: yes, boys and girls, it’s the Land Transport Authority (LTA)’s ground-breaking, earth-shattering app, [email protected] The app uses revolutionary technology to show you in real time where there are free taxis plying the streets of Singapore. In a bold and creative move, the app has done away with the rather boring and passe function of actually booking a cab. That's right: the sole purpose of this app is to tell you of all the free cabs you're not in. “We had been studying the market for years, and it was clear that the public was really frustrated with the whole Sorry no taxis are available thing and taxi uncles accepting the booking and then cancelling two minutes later,” explained someone from within the LTA, who ...