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Big-Bellied, Text-Messaging Trash Cans?

So, I ran across this article on the New York Times the other day on “text messaging trash cans” and HAD to re-post it on our blog.

According to the article,

quotemarksright.jpgThis month, Somerville, Mass., will install text-messaging technology in about 50 public trash cans located in high-pedestrian and far-flung areas. The idea is that the cans, made by BigBelly Solar, will transmit text messages to a central database, notifying haulers that they are full and allowing town managers to maximize collection efficiency.quotesmarksleft.jpg

You can check out the rest of the article here, enjoy!

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