App points out parking availability

This is an app that everybody would like to have in his or her home city. It is an app that points out any parking opportunity without you having to drive through neighborhoods for long periods.

Shanghai Daily reports that the urban managers of Hangzhou have developed the app for this particular city. The app, known as Tiexin Chengguan, provides users with useful local information about parking availability. The real-time parking guidance and information app works with geomagnetic sensors at thousands of parking places that gather parking information. After analyzing this information with big data technology, the system can guide drivers to available parking spots.

Drivers need only to click a destination on the Tiexin Chengguan app to get detailed information, such as parking spot vacancies.

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