Bus stops are generally not happy places. They're where ones goes to lose faith in all humanity, or at least in urban planners and local government. But here's a clever promotion by Qualcomm that both surprises and delights, turning public transport commuting into a joy (at least for a little while). Also see: bubble wrap to help pass the time at bus stops, straight out of Milan.
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