Bey2ollak The Egyptian Mobile App For Traffic Conditions Reaches 1 Million Downloads
Bey2ollak is a Cross Platform crowd sourced Mobile application for people to exchange info about traffic that uses the power of crowd-sourcing, social interaction, localization as a why to help user in navigation and avoiding traffic jams in Egypt.
AC wrote about Bey2ollak before here was launched on 10/10/10 and achieved 5,000 registered users in one day.
The app kept growing until it reached few days ago 1 million downloads according to Egyptian newspaper Al Masry Al Youm and Bey2ollak website this milestone is first for a social service app developed in the Arab world.
Waleed Mostafa one of the cofounders of Be2y2ollak told Al Maser Alyoum that he hoped that the Egyptian government would help them in using the big amount of data the app has gathered in 3 years about jam locations in Cairo and Alexandria also the locations of repeat accidents and the conditions of Egyptian roads.