there was no practical way for me get it — so you always have to make sure to have a backup plan.
How MTA shut down my app for Penn Station commuters
Alexander Kharlamov

Lovely story but I don’t like the ending !! :(

Since you already had an app with many users… why didn’t you ask your users to input track number for trains, on a daily use many apps work like that… you rely on user’s inputs like some app to know gas station price.

Create a community driven app, and also I would suggest to make the app free and rely on other incomes to pay the servers like

EDIT: I notice i’m not the only one suggesting that

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