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Dadnab is a free text-messaging service that provides transit information in several major metropolitan areas throughout the United States. Users of this service can use any text-message enabled cell phone or any other text-messaging device to send a request for information to one of Dadnab's phone numbers, and they can expect an instantaneous response.

Dadnab relies on transit authority databases for the information that it provides. Queries can cover trip planning, location information, or help requests. Typically, a Dadnab user will send a text message with an origin and destination to one of Dabnab's phone numbers, and will receive a text message seconds later with routes, stops, departure, transfer and arrival times. Users can also specify desired departure times in their queries.[1]

Roger L. Cauvin, founder and operator of the service, is a longtime resident of Austin, Texas and a frequent user of public transportation.[2]

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KVUE

KVUE
Fri, 13 Mar 2015 05:33:40 -0700

In addition, riders can receive next-arrival times and trip directions by text message with Dadnab, and stay connected with Capital Metro on Facebook and Twitter (@CapMetroATX). Go here for more information about extended services for CapMetro during ...

MyFox Austin

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:15:00 -0800

Trip Planner– Get step by step travel directions for using Capital Metro routes: capmetro.org/planner. QR Codes - Scan QR codes at bus stops to receive information with the upcoming arrival times. Dadnab - Receive next bus arrival times via text message.
 
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