Helsinki Bus Catcher
This application displays all Helsinki trams and some buses moving real-time on an OpenStreetMap. Use it to determine when to leave for the bus stop, or just to enjoy the flow of traffic. The application works on both Linux desktops and the Nokia N900.
See a web version provided by HSL.
Installing for Nokia N900
You can get this application for the Nokia N900 from Maemo Downloads.
Installing for Ubuntu
Buscatcher is available for Ubuntu from the
bergie PPA. To install the application do the following:
$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:bergie/ppa $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install buscatcher
- KML source: http://hkl.seuranta.org/kml
- Qaiku discussion where all of this was planned (in Finnish): http://www.qaiku.com/go/4ldm/
- Buscatcher in Maemo Packages: http://maemo.org/packages/view/buscatcher/