The Description of MOVE-ME.AMP
** MOVE-ME.AMP ONLY WORKS IN OPORTO CITY **
MOVE-ME.AMP is a prototype of an application that allows mobile access to global and diversified information about public transports available in Oporto city.
Fully new in Portugal, MOVE-ME.AMP shares to the final user wide and spread information concerning several operators of public transports and allows planning our routes in real time with features like intermodality and real time.
Nevertheless, the system allows finding the next departures, consulting the waiting times and destinations that are associated to next vehicles of a place chosen by the user.
An integration of maps enables the user to define a localization providing information such as:
• What are the nearest stops?
• What are the nearest points of interest?
• When is the next vehicle to pass in this stop?
The route finder helps the user to find the best route to a specific place. The places can be bus stops, metro and train stations, points of interest and GPS localizations. The solutions given take into consideration the real time vehicle positions and return the best option for that moment. The system informs the passing time for each stop, the local place to change and walking route between them.