Startup Aims App At Austin Traffic Woes

A startup, which develops mobile apps which help users find less congested commute routes to work, said Wednesday that it has launched in Austin. Metropia said it has tied with the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority to launch its mobile app in Austin, specifically to provide mobile users with what it says is the most accurate software for predictive traffic routing through the city. the startup said its mobile app helps users determine their optimal commute, and will help directing drivers to less crowded roads and freeways.