MBTA riders rejoice.
Gone may be the days of digging into the bag for that Charlie Card. Boston Magazine reported Monday that the same tap-and-go technology used for the Charlie Card, will now be embedded in a Sesame Ring.
The unisex ring, which was designed by MIT students and the Singapore University of Technology and Design, relied on donations from supporters through Kickstarter, Boston.com reported in August 2013.
Boston Magazine reported:
Future projects will likely include the option of having a transferable version that can be embedded on bracelets, smartphone covers, or even key chains.
According to Fast Company, the Sesame rings are treated like normal fare cards and can be used on any T machine that accepts a Charlie Card.