By Matt Juul/Boston.com correspondent
From attempting to catch the T to trying to hail a cab, traveling around Boston can be a huge hassle at times.
Take the stress out of your commute through the Hub with these easy to use - and free - smartphone apps.
Never miss the T again with this free and easy to use iPhone app. Features include:
-Directions to any address or landmark (internet connection required)
-Up to date schedules and live delay alerts
-Interactive MBTA maps
-Offline trip planning
Sick of waiting by the curb for a taxi? Download the Uber app and have the cab come to you. Features include:
-On demand service
-Live map shows estimated pick up time and exact location of vehicles in the area
-One-click payment done entirely through the app
-Fare splitting between multiple passengers