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Fun fact: GPS uses 10 bits to store the week. That means it runs out... oh heck – April 6, 2019

Korev Silver badge

UK postcodes are a lot more detailed that other countries though. The ones here in Switzerland are roughly equivalent to the [A-Z]{2}[1-9]{1,2} bit*. People in other countries for some reason have problems getting their head around each street or even building having an individual postcode.

*Yes I'm aware there are edgecases

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