Another person falls to the tracks on the Orange Line and is rescued by bystanders

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Boston Magazine reports a woman plunged into the pit at Back Bay Tuesday night and was safely returned to the platform by fellow riders.

The same basic thing happened at Mass. Ave. last night.




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Network upgrade needed?

The last two videos show data packet loss with the blocky video. I imagine charlie card swipe transactions are prioritized over video udp streams, so they lose. Security fixes to combat counterfeit charlie cards have likely increased data and made fast response vital. More and more (unbuffered) video feeds then compete for bandwidth left over and suffer. Anybody know the specifications on the cameras? What compression is used? Protocol? Data rate? buffering? How about the network segments - feed and uplink speeds?

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Easter Egg...

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First of all that sucks and fortunately, no train was coming. Awesome response by everyone else too!

Second, the Easter Egg: First 10 seconds in the top right corner: Guy walks down the up escalator like a boss.

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Love the porter's reaction at 1:00

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Shows up ready to clean up a mess and I can almost see a caption with his thoughts: "Ehh, gonna leave that one for the rats."

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What the heck is going on?

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Is it just me or does it seem like people are falling on the tracks more than ever now?

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She said to T officials that

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She said to T officials that she was having excruciating abdominal pain for a while and she wasn't paying attention to where she was walking.

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