New Mobile Services July 5, 2006Posted by reto wettach in innovative interfaces, mobile, physical interaction design, rfid.
Vancouver one can finally pay his parking fee via phone – powered by Verrus. Call a number and type the number of minutes you want to park. Nice additional feature: if you leave early, you can call the number again and cancel the remaining minutes…
I am wondering, whether it would be nice to have gestures for these kind of services – gestures as in table whacking.
Buscom from Finland is doing a trial with Nokian on this issue: One can pay the bus fare with a simple gesture with the mobile phone: