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[NEW IN SOUTH AFRICA] Download ‘what3words’. The app may just save your life

23 August 2019 2:36 PM
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Lyndsey Duff
what3words divides the whole planet into three by three-metre blocks. If you get lost or hurt; help will find you.

what3words is a location technology company with a smartphone app that enables you to talk about any three-by-three square metre block on the planet – from the Arctic to Antarctica – using three unique words.

It recently launched in South Africa.

Imagine you’re hurt, but you don’t know any road names or landmarks or the GPS coordinates.

The ambulance only needs the three words the app generates, and it’ll find you.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Lyndsey Duff, Country Manager at what3words.

Listen to Duff explain the concept in the audio below.

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This article first appeared on 702 : [NEW IN SOUTH AFRICA] Download ‘what3words’. The app may just save your life


23 August 2019 2:36 PM
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The Money Show
Bruce Whitfield
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Lyndsey Duff

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