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mcwobby t1_j16gti3 wrote

It does have some uses in Emergency Services and I believed Mongolia uses it in their postal system.


NewKingMorons t1_j18uyia wrote

It's very poor in emergency situations despite the slick marketing. There are homonyms and pluralisations which have led to rescuers going to nearby (but not near enough) locations when the 3 words have been misheard.


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PretzelsThirst t1_j17ftsj wrote

You might be surprised to know that if you type in GPS coordinates wrong they will also show the wrong location.