New App Could Save Motorists Time... And Cash
A free app which live-tracks speed traps and traffic issues in real time by scanning social media in WA is set to roll out to the rest of the country next year.
When a user of Ncam inputs the details of their route, the app scans for speed cameras, jams and accidents, making it easier to get from A to B.
The app crawls websites, social media and user submissions to log where hazards and radars were located.
Ncam is currently free from the App Store and Android, with a premium version also available for a fee.
“We anticipate this will reduce
WA police currently pull in $100 million dollars from speeding fines.
A WA police spokesman told WAtoday he was unaware of the app’s existence.
The app is currently exclusive to WA and will only be released Australia wide in April.