via Urban Velo
Your iPhone, HTC Touch, or Voyager phone might soon be helping you find your parking spot.’ –
Parking in cities across the U.S. is an often frustrating system that is anything but “smart”. How bad is parking? Well, just two years ago in San Francisco a 19-year-old, Boris Albinder, was stabbed to death over a dispute over a parking spot.
With the rise of thehigh-powered mobile phones, some innovative urban planners in San Francisco are hoping to use the success of these new gadgets to deploy a parking system that is truly smarter and will reduce stress and conflicts.
Pretty interesting but man oh man, does that sentence sound strange to ANYONE?