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I was in a coffee shop with colleagues from the school who were teasing me about the useless of GIS compared to sciences or biology. When we finished, one of the teachers forgot where he parked his car. Everyone tried to help and guess where the car is. I laughed and told them: So, GIS is not useful! Ha ha cameras combined with location could locate the car using the plate number.
Imagine you lose your wife in a crowded bazar in Istanbul where nobody can understand English! I left my wife shopping; nothing strange woman shop all the time. We supposed to meet in certain shop but my wife lost her way. Good that I shared the live location on my mobile to find where she was.
Finding the right train platform and direction in a busy railway could be a big hassle for people who are not used to public transportation. The indoor navigation app of New York Penn Station was very handy to find my ways when I visited New York.