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Do Maps Still Matter? The GPS vs. Map Debate

November 7, 2018 11:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Today, global positioning systems (GPS) are the most common form of navigation aid. Almost every commercially available cell phone is now equipped with GPS technology, allowing everyone to easily navigate unfamiliar areas. Additionally, many consumer cars and professional flee vehicles come equipped with ready-made GPS systems installed designed to make the driving process easy and effortless. While GPS technology is certainly convenient, it’s not exactly foolproof. There are a number of significant drawbacks to using GPS that good, old-fashioned maps don’t encounter. Paper maps are particularly useful if you’re in need of a mapping tool that showcases topographical detail. In... View Article