Reply to post: Re: Too many apps

Why are sat-nav walking directions always so hopeless?

Timmy B Silver badge

Re: Too many apps

@ find users who...

RE: "A map app is a map"

Yes. But people think because they have a map they can navigate. It's that reliance that will let people down. What happens when weather / terrain / power failure means that your electronic map dies? The tiny screen is an issue if you want to see distant features to establish your location. Reasons like this are why in London cabbies still have to take the knowledge.

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