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The Case for Setting Your GPS to Your Own Voice
In their ability to predict and react to our needs, voice assistants are fundamentally extensions of ourselves. Should they also sound like us?
Google Maps … Please Chill
I don’t need to save five minutes.
Even If Your GPS Says Turn Left, If Left Is a Lake … Maybe Don’t Do It
A man in Massachusetts drove his car into a pond earlier this month.
Siri Is Now One Step Closer to Ruling All Taxis in NYC
The New York City Taxi
Limousine Commission gets rid of tough geography questions on the taxi driver’s exam.
Watch Bert and Ernie Record Voice-Over for a Tom Tom GPS
Tom Tom hired the right Sesame Street residents when they gave Bert and Ernie the chance to record voice-over for their GPS systems.
A woman actually drove her car into a lake because her
told her to.
Steve Martin’s Saved GPS Locations
Oh, Steve Martin. We’ve all gone to Whoretown in moments of weakness. Don’t worry about it. [via]