+1 Blaming it on a device when you couldn't have just used the paper map is stupid.
Re: digital clocks...in high school, I was astonished when I learned that most students in my class couldn't read an analog clock. What's worse...they still can't.
I do feel like i grew up at the right time, though....so far, a little more than half of my life saw the emergence of the PC and the transition from over-the-air broadcast to cable. I remember too well what it was like when the digital world was switched on for a mere hour here and there.