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Tennessee launches new 'Smart Way' app for motorists

GasBuddy Blog -- Just before Christmas Tennessee launched its new TDOT 'SmartWay' Mobile App to help drivers navigate Tennessee highways, providing up-to-the-minute customized traffic information.

The TDOT SmartWay App is free and available for download in the Apple App Store and Play Store for Android. TDOT Commissioner John Schroer says, “The features we’re providing can help travelers avoid congestion and have a safer drive to their destinations.”

The home screen for the TDOT SmartWay App is a map, which will locate your current position. Users will see icons on the left hand side of the map for traffic speeds, incidents, cameras, road construction, road conditions, and dynamic message signs. Map views can be customized by simply clicking...


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Reposting since GB seems to start the new year with a hiccup again.. posted 8 postings and 12 prices and got 50 points!
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Happy 2013 and hopefully more working together on all levels of society. Remember, divided we fail.
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congress has a dumbway app called not drilling on federal lands
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Please do not text, tweet or use mobile device while driving!!!!!
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This is old news and it has a limited audience.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 6:01:29 AM

This will be a great tool for them if it is used responsibly.
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old old repost
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Old news
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ok
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Tennessee launches new 'Smart Way' app for motorists – good for TDOT and smartphone users! Like they said: Drivers should 'know before you go!' by checking traffic conditions before leaving for their destination.
Motorist should never text, tweet, or use a mobile device while operating a vehicle.
Or a GPS manufacturer can do the same thing with their units and the traffic feature.
Whatever the size or shape of the vehicle, vehicle manufactures Produce and the population ‘Drives’ vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
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Tie it in to TomTom and other GPS information devices, including driving alternatives, then we have something. Wonder how much this cost the Tennessee taxpayers or is this another federal government grant? Plus an additional amount of money for a 'data' plan if one doesn't have an android phone.
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hohum
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4 days in a row!
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more states might benefit from doing this as well
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Thishas began to smell LOL
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post something else.

[Edited by: greshams at 1/1/2013 5:37:17 AM EST]
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HAPPY NEW YEAR
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No other news than old news?
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Day 6 of this aged local story.
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Will it show speed traps and cameras???
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I know it is new years, but this one is really getting old. Happy New Year everyone.
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Let's not complain too much, and let the staff have some time off for the New Year and Christmas holicays.
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Please get rid of LAST YEAR'S garbage!
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Old news.
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Old news..
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Old news
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Lets start the new year with new articles.
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Waste of tax payers money
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Still need and app to steer me to the last of the SuzyQ's in the station convenience stores.
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Yes it is
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Enough of this story....
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Don't do it on the road
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Another way to be distracted !
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old old old
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Wish this would go away!
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Still Up ?
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To use while driving of course
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Happy New Year!!!!
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May God richly bless all of us and our Nation in 2013! HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
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Don't do it while driving.
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old news
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Old news.
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old news.
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All states should have this app!
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Old news
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cool
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Day 3
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How many days will this be "news" ??
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