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iTrain: Amtrak starts scanning tickets with iPhones

0. phoneArena 08 May 2012, 11:46 posted on

Amtrak has begun testing on a system to replace traditional ticket punching with iPhones...

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posted on 08 May 2012, 11:58

1. itiswhatitis (Posts: 421; Member since: 23 Jan 2012)


Neat!

posted on 08 May 2012, 12:12 5

2. taco50 (banned) (Posts: 5506; Member since: 08 Oct 2009)


Cool Technology at its best

posted on 08 May 2012, 12:54

5. networkdood (Posts: 6244; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)


Hey, I know you can be a jerk at times, but I gave you a green thumb.

posted on 08 May 2012, 12:23

3. CivicSi89 (Posts: 348; Member since: 23 Jul 2011)


Well that is kinda cool. haha. Should speed up the guys going thru the trains thats for sure. and stop the people from trying to ride on expired or used tickets.

posted on 08 May 2012, 12:54

4. networkdood (Posts: 6244; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)


Yeah, this is nice...eventually, you can just use NFC on your phone to pay for anything from train tickets/movie tickets to soda in a vending machine.

posted on 08 May 2012, 13:24 1

6. InspectorGadget80 (Posts: 6100; Member since: 26 Mar 2011)


Can they please for once stop using the word i for every damn product

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