London Bus Pal v4.3.1

The next release is here. I fixed a few small issues which I picked up on the journey planner (for example, if you asked for a route where it wasn’t possible to see it on a map, it would mostly just break!). For the rest of it, I spent a lot of time testing small…

London Bus Pal v4.3.0

This version brings the beta version of the new journey planner to you and a few small fixes: β€’ Journey Planner is here – it is very much in beta phase, but should be very usable! Let me know if you experience any issues. πŸ—ΊοΈ Small improvements to ensure very efficient battery use. πŸ“š Mostly…

Bad apps will wreck your battery

Following my previous post where I did some rudimentary experiments on other bus apps, I decided to leave my phone running for another couple of hours and see the effects on battery usage. This experiment involved opening and viewing specific stop and then simply leaving the app by pressing on the home button. I left…

Kinder to your battery and data

London Bus Pal now has a dark mode which will help you to save some crucial battery life. This was just a quick experiment, rather than something users have been asking for. London Bus Pal has never been accused for draining battery – and this is for very good reason as I carefully think about…