Date: Jun 28, 2015
By: Abraham Gerber / Staff reporter
The sounds of a piano are to replace the “beeps” emitted when EasyCard users swipe cards at gates on Taipei’s MRT metropolitan railway system from today.
Under city plans, users of student discount cards and other special EasyCards are to hear two piano notes, Taipei Rapid Transit Corp said, adding that the new sound effects would also be used to signal any irregularities and remind riders to charge their cards. [FULL STORY]