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August 2, 2009

Hacked Parking Meter gives you a Thousand Dollars of Time

at 7:43 pm. Filed under Crazy Hacks, What Were They Thinking


A quarter gives you 15 minutes in most meters here in Winnipeg. Based on my calculations this meter is good for almost 6 weeks. Only problem here is that no mater how much you plug the meter you are only able to stay in the spot for 2 hours. I would love to see the face of the meter attendant who comes across this meter though! Here is the full details if you are interested (PDF).

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2 Responses to “Hacked Parking Meter gives you a Thousand Dollars of Time”

  1. Maigo Says:

    another screwed up smartcard system

  2. Free iPod Touch Says:

    I wish i could do that, i spent around $2 dollars every day.

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