Making long queues a thing of the past is the goal for two computing science master’s students at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

//Making long queues a thing of the past is the goal for two computing science master’s students at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Making long queues a thing of the past is the goal for two computing science master’s students at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Imagine never having to wait in a queue ever again – that is the goal of two master’s students frustrated with long lines on the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology campus.The pair – Steve Ku Bon-kyung and Wu Aoyu – are using real-time human traffic flow technology in a bid to cut waiting times at cafeterias, bus stops and even the library.Their solution – the Pulse of HKUST – uses technology that collects big data through Wi-fi connections to analyse and monitor crowd distribution…

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