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The wonder of GPS

We’ve got it in our cars or an app on our phones and it helps us get from one place to another. But how did we get here and is it all legal?

Not everyone has a map book in their vehicle these days, because GPS devices have gained much popularity over the last 20 years or so. These can either be the removable units that mount on your windscreen or dashboard, or already built into the infotainment systems of more expensive cars.

That being said, it’s not as though you can mount your iPad to the windscreen or dashboard and watch highlights of the game while driving and then pretend you’re using the screen as a navigational tool should you get pulled over. And a good road map is still a handy backup.

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