A: Well, we’ve arrived, but no thanks to the bike route map app.
B: Actually, it was pretty useful in the end. It did show us some good route options away from the main road.
A: Oh, well if that’s the case, I take back my words. That last stretch of road through small villages was beautiful.
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B: Yes, don’t judge an app by the bonehead who uses it without working out how to use it first.
(Paul Cooper, Taipei Times / 台北時報林俐凱譯)
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