This fall a parking system called Trafficpass will be introduced in the Austrian market. Trafficpass provides a cash free and ticket free paying solution.
Why it matters
This is yet another example how technology tries to simplify our daily lives. But will this paying solution be accepted by the costumers?
This fall a parking system called Trafficpass will be introduced in the Austrian market. Trafficpass provides a cash-free and ticket-free paying solution that allows people to have pre-paid accounts, which are debited whenever they park in selected car parks. This means consumers no longer have to worry about having the right change on them when they need to park.
Lastminute.com's nru (short for ‘near you’) uses the GPS and compass built in to T-mobile’s G1 phone to create a radar-style display that highlights points of interest nearby. These include restaurants, clubs and landmarks, which the radar will detect are nearby to the phone’s current location.