New bus stop design with digital screens, Wi-Fi, phone chargers all powered by solar panels

New bus stop design with digital screens, Wi-Fi, phone chargers all powered by solar panels

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We’ve seen some interesting developments in civic technology. A while back we wrote about these LED lights that are embedded in the road at busy intersections to warn cars about approaching bikes. And more recently we wrote about this bus company using piloting the use of beacons to replace ticket machines. Now, the Singaporean government is trialling the use of bus stations with myriad additional features designed to encourage residents to take advantage of public transportation by proving that it can be a pleasant experience.

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