A Walking GPS – Autistic Lad With A Map In His Mind

PETALING JAYA: Twenty-one-year-old Vincent Wong has autism but to those who know him, he is a “walking GPS”. He has memorised every public bus route in the Klang Valley, including the bus numbers and number plates, and can spell out the exact names of the streets the buses ply, which his father, taxi driver Wong Kee Fuen, finds helpful. Asked how he knows the routes, Vincent said: “My mother used to take me on buses and we would travel around KL.


However, despite his remarkable sense of direction and extraordinary memory, Vincent is unable to hold down a job due to the limitations of his disorder a short attention span and inability to respond to normal social cues.

Read more: The Star Online

- A Walking GPS – Autistic Lad With A Map In His Mind

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  • maza July 4, 2012, 5:07 am

    Pulak.. huhuhu
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  • zool July 2, 2012, 11:31 am

    hebat tu… saya jalan kat melaka ni pun selalu silap.

  • Kak Long Mawar Merah July 1, 2012, 4:35 pm

    Boleh minta tolong tunjukkan jalan.

  • Jebeng Otai™ July 1, 2012, 3:56 pm

    berbeza dengan einstein yg genius tu..einstein x reti nk blik umah lak..huhu

  • nurmisnan July 1, 2012, 1:20 pm

    Aku pakai hp jer.. kadang2 angin juga
    bila jalan short cut ada dia kasi jalan jauh daaa…

  • titan July 1, 2012, 12:46 pm

    aku sangat berterima kasih dengan GPS garmin yang aku beli tahun 2009 dulu. masih berjasa sehingga ke hari ini..

  • Oh! budu July 1, 2012, 9:43 am

    berminat juga nak miliki satu. :)

  • anif July 1, 2012, 4:30 am

    Dalam kekurangan ada kelebihan.. :D


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