Mall of America mobile site helps shoppers find parking on smart phone

The mall is using Twitter, the Web and new interactive highway signs to help drivers find parking spots and ease congestion. (But you might want to have a passenger check the mobile site; not sure how that works with the state's driving-and-texting rules.) The Star Tribune has details.
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The mall is using Twitter, the Web and new interactive highway signs to help drivers find parking spots and ease congestion. (But you might want to have a passenger check the mobile site; not sure how that works with the state's driving-and-texting rules.) The Star Tribune has details.

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