In a world of dumbing down all things we think this a great solution to the scary and complicated numbers and odd letters that make up grid references or gps locations. Anything that assists emergency services locate a missing or injured person is a good thing…
‘what3words is a really simple way to talk about location.
We have assigned each 3m square in the world a unique 3 word address that will never change.
For example ///filled.count.soap marks the exact entrance to what3words’ London headquarters.
Download the app from here – https://what3words.com/products/what3words-app/
3 word addresses are easy to say and share, and are as accurate as GPS coordinates.
51.520847, -0.19552100 ←→ /// filled.count.soap
Our vision is to become a global standard for communicating location. People use what3words to find their tents at festivals, navigate to B&Bs, and to direct emergency services to the right place.’