One day browsing the internet I stumbled upon what3words, a website promising to simplify the way we use coordinates. Instead of using two numbers for latitude and longitude they use 3 words. They do this by using a grid of 57 trillion 3x3m squares and an proprietary algorithm to map every square to a unique 3 word address.
I was playing a game of Tichu with friends, when one of them suggested that instead of counting the points on paper, there should be an app for that. So, naturally, after the game was over, I started working on one.
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