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How to Enable Offline Maps in the Google Maps App

Map Happy | Posted 04.04.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

I wanted to give the tool a try to see how well it would serve as a guide when the Internet has betrayed me. To my surprise, OK Maps is remarkably easy to use. The only major downside I found was that saved maps are well, just maps: raw, downright simple maps.

Please Don't Make Us Give Directions To Any Of These Places

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 08.08.2014 | Comedy

You want to go where?! Well, all right. Here goes nothing....

One Reason It's OK to Get Lost

Judith Natelli McLaughlin | Posted 11.25.2013 | Fifty
Judith Natelli McLaughlin

there is more than one way to get anywhere. There are long ways and short ways, scenic ways and winding ways. There are even out-of-the-way ways. It doesn't matter which way you happen upon, you will arrive at your destination.

Labeled And Lost: A Teacher's Reflection

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 06.24.2013 | College
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By Wesley Pepper I once spent a week in a special ed classroom as a student. I loved it because I was finally in a class with my best friend (who had ...

You're Never too Old for Love

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 06.15.2012 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

We met online. He was from West Virginia; I'm from New Jersey. He was looking for Happily Ever After. I was looking for something to do Saturday nights.

There Is a Difference Between Direction and Directions

Simon Sinek | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Simon Sinek

Direction is the far-away destination to which you are heading and directions are the route you will take to get to get there.

There Still Be Dragons: Be Wary of Modern Mapping Devices

Lise Waring | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Lise Waring

I've heard tales from visitors who arrived white knuckled in Telluride after their website of choice guided them here via a gnarly 4WD road in their Ford Fiesta rental car.

Does Friendship Trump Technology?

Karen Leland | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Leland

My morning started out well enough, until the doorbell rang. It was the contractor there to discuss the driveway. This would be the same driveway his ...