Thoughts on the National Transport Policy draft

NEDA recently published the latest draft of its National Transport Policy Implementing Rules and Regulations, which you can find here. It aims to unify all transport-related projects in the country, and synchronize decisions and investments of all transport-related agencies. Last October 1, NEDA invited all interested parties to voice their »

Sharing is caring: links on Sakay.ph

Sakay.ph has you covered when you need directions. If you ever need to commute anywhere in Metro Manila, you know where to look! But what if you're trying to help a friend navigate to your next hangout spot? Or trying to direct customers to your awesome new restaurant? We »

Predicting MRT crowding with Traincheck

We are excited to announce a huge new feature for Sakay.ph, launching today! It's so big, we decided to give it its own name and site: Traincheck. We live in an increasingly data-driven world, where more and more things are being measured and more decisions are being backed by »

A Redesign of Bus Stops and Signage in Metro Manila

This article is also on Medium, where images may load better. Please feel free to leave comments! The team at By Implication does a lot of thinking about the difficulty of transport and commuting in Metro Manila. The problem is messy and multifaceted — it involves infrastructure, planning, inherited problems, population »

The Ride Ahead

Hello everyone, and welcome to the Sakay.ph blog! It’s been a while since Thomas and I quietly launched the very first version of Sakay.ph — exactly 700 days since October 1, 2013, the deadline of the Philippine Transit App Challenge. We built and designed Sakay.ph 1.0 »