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post #11 of 73
It's a cool idea, but vandals will ruin this in a matter of hours.
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Yup. I predict mass amounts of chewing gum being stuck in those ports.
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Someone is going to find a way to load malware on your phone with this, it's inevitable.
Skimming.

Mount a USB thumb drive on top of the the USB plug. Get a plastic mold and glue it on to make it appear seamless.

Whenever someone plugs in to charge, the phone will attempt to read USB device.
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post #14 of 73
Make it solar powered (like some stop signs are here) and it would work, but I don't see this as being brilliant.
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Actually, I know where that bus stop is in Chicago. I'm tempted to go down there and see what the status of them is.

Then again, I'd rather not melt.
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Actually, I know where that bus stop is in Chicago. I'm tempted to go down there and see what the status of them is.

Then again, I'd rather not melt.
You're not made of chocolate.




Are you?
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post #17 of 73
Interesting.. though I suspect within time, the USB ports will just be filled with wads of gum.

I remember I was at Six Flags New England, a few months ago.. they had actually had a little charge station where you could charge your phones/devices etc.. for a price
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Stop being a girl, go down there, try it out, take pictures, and then come back on OCN and write an article about it.

Now.
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Suddenly, bus ticket prices rise!
Maybe they can use the additional revenue to clean them and keep the crazies away.

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Sat on the bus and all of a sudden someone just starts yelling at the top of their voice.
Isn't that public transportation anyway?

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Interesting.. though I suspect within time, the USB ports will just be filled with wads of gum.
You guys have no creativity. Arctic Silver 5 anyone?
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Interesting.. though I suspect within time, the USB ports will just be filled with wads of gum.

I remember I was at Six Flags New England, a few months ago.. they had actually had a little charge station where you could charge your phones/devices etc.. for a price
Indeed. Six Flags has had them for quite a while. I'm surprised it took this long for it to spread elsewhere.
    
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