Map and Compass

The Three Word Address

seated.poems.from, duet.excavating.cracks, and spine.owners.craved…

These seem meaningless right?  Wrong.

These are part of a new website that is setting out to change addresses for the entire world.  A lot of smaller, less developed nations have a tough time getting an addressing system that works within their community.  What3words set out to change that.

They have divided the entire Earth into 3 meter squares and assigned each a 3 word address using 40,000 words.  These seemingly random words however give people “lost” in the ...

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