|author||Daniel Friesel <email@example.com>||2020-12-27 21:16:40 +0100|
|committer||Daniel Friesel <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2020-12-27 21:16:40 +0100|
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 2 deletions
@@ -6,8 +6,10 @@ db-infoscreen - App/Infoscreen for Railway Departures in Germany
db-infoscreen (formerly db-fakedisplay) shows departures at german train
stations, serving both as infoscreen / webapp and station board look-alike.
-Thanks to the undocumented IRIS backend, it usually has very detailed
-information about delay reasons and service limitations.
+It aims to aggregate departure and train data from different sources and
+combine them in a useful (and user-friendly) manner. It is intended both for a
+quick glance at the departure board and for public transportation geeks looking
+for details about specific trains.
There's a public [db-infoscreen service on
finalrewind.org](https://dbf.finalrewind.org/). You can also host your own