Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Space Transportation Science Technology

French Use Space Tech To Find Parking Spots 112

itwbennett writes "Using technology developed by French space agency CNES (Centre Nationale d'Etudes Spatiales) to explore the planet Venus, drivers in the city of Toulouse are discovering something much more down-to-earth: vacant parking spots. The system is based on 3,000 sensors buried just under the pavement that detect changes in the electromagnetic environment around them and communicate the results via coaxial cable to a server, which makes the information available in real time to drivers' smartphones."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

French Use Space Tech To Find Parking Spots

Comments Filter:

You can do more with a kind word and a gun than with just a kind word. - Al Capone

Working...