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Blogs about Maps

14 blogs about Maps.

  1. Brilliant Maps
    Making Sense Of The World, One Map At A Time. By Ian Wright. 🇬🇧 More info

    Where is the north/south divide? [Map Men]
    Main Summary 🤔 The north/south divide in England has historical roots dating back to the Viking invasion, leading to suspicion and stereotypes between the two regions. 🏠 The north/south divide in England can have significant …
    By Brilliant Maps, 252 words
  2. | Craig Kochis
    Engineering articles by Craig Kochis. 🇺🇸 More info

    Serve Protomaps Tiles with NodeJS
    How to serve protomaps tiles with NodeJS.
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  3. David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
    The David Rumsey Collection includes 18th and 19th century historical North and South American atlases, globes, school geographies, maritime charts, and separate maps including wall, pocket, and manuscript. 🇺🇸 More info

    1320 Selected Maps And Images From The David Rumsey Map Collection
    Over the past 20 years, I have featured these maps and images to rotate on my home page. They represent the growing depth and breadth of the collection.
    By Michael Gubitosa, 36 words
  4. Doug McCune - Data Artist
    I'm an Oakland artist who embraces data exploration and map making in an attempt to come to terms with the chaos of urban environments. 🇺🇸 More info

    Me, Through the Machine
    202311″ x 7″ x 10″Bronze This self portrait was generated by using a 3D scanner to scan my face, illustrating how the technology imperfectly sees me. The result is full of artifacts. Pieces of skin …
    By Doug, 90 words
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    By Christoph Hormann. 🇩🇪 More info

    Representation of mappers in OSMF membership
    As i have indicated in my pre-AGM comment end of last year i intend to look at developments in the OpenStreetMap Foundation less on an acute level and regarding current events and more focus on …
    By chris, 1,218 words
  6. KnowWhere - GIScussions
    Combines my thoughts and observations on UK geobusiness, with some largely irrelevant endeavours to incorporate my love of Arsenal with geography. By Steven Feldman. 🇬🇧 More info

    Geomob London – a Cracking Night of Maps
    I must have said this before but I will say it again, if you live anywhere near to London and you are into geotech, maps or location influenced applications then you should give Geomob a …
    By Steven, 442 words
  7. Lat × Long
    A weblog exploring and documenting geospatial technology, data and standards on the Web. By Oliver Roick. 🇦🇺 More info

    Development Seed’s Data Team Forms Independent Company
    Link: Development Seed’s data team in Ayacucho, Peru has spun out to form GeoCompas: I am pleased to announce that the skilled data and annotation team from DevSeed is separating to become an independent …
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  8. Mapping London
    Highlighting the best London maps. By Ollie O'Brien, James Cheshire. 🇬🇧 More info

    This delightful, colourful piece of cartography, is the first map by illustrator, limerick-creator and Walthamstow resident Angry Dan. The piece is a 60cm x 60cm
    By Ollie, 26 words
  9. The Map Room
    Blogging about maps since 2003. By Jonathan Crowe. 🇨🇦 More info

    One Map to Rule Them All: Fantasy Map Design Elements in ArcGIS Pro
    John Nelson’s One Style to Rule Them All is an ArcGIS Pro map style that applies fantasy map design elements to real-world geographic data. It does something similar to his earlier (2018) map style, My …
    By Jonathan Crowe, 86 words
  10. Maps Mania
    Dedicated to tracking the very best digital interactive maps on the internet and the tools used to create them. By Keir Clarke. 🇬🇧 More info

    The Cyclotron
    The West Midlands Cyclotron uses cycle counters installed on the roads in the West Midlands to provide a near real-time data visualization of the number of cyclists using individual roads in areas of Birmingham, Coventry …
    By Keir Clarke, 67 words
  11. mvexel's Diary | OpenStreetMap
    Recent diary entries. By Martijn van Exel. 🇺🇸 More info

    A note on old imported landuse=quarry in the United States
    In the early days of OSM, when the map was formless and empty, mappers in the United States conducted data imports without much discussion, because there were just not a lot of people to discuss …
    By mvexel, 354 words
  12. Stats, Maps n Pix
    This blog features posts about statistics, maps and images. By Alasdair Rae. 🇬🇧 More info

    Thanks for stopping by
    It's time to bring the curtain down on Stats, Maps n Pix now, after 1.5 million page views and 150 posts. I'll leave the blog archived here, but if you're looking for me, you can …
    By Alasdair Rae, 505 words
  13. Strange Maps - Big Think
    A special series by Frank Jacobs. 🇺🇸 More info

    Ask Ethan: How long will life persist in our Universe?
    One of the most humbling aspects of our Universe is the knowledge that, with enough time, all things will eventually pass away. New stars and stellar systems, while they’re expected to keep forming for many …
    By Ethan Siegel, 3,350 words
  14. Transit Maps
    A site devoted to the design and social impact of transit maps - subway maps, metro maps, bus maps, rail maps, ferry maps and more! By Cameron Booth. 🇺🇸 More info

    Official Map: C-TRAN Bus Network, Vancouver, Washington, October 2023
    Perhaps somewhat surprisingly, Transit Maps has never taken a look at the map for Portland’s northern neighbour, the (original) Vancouver. With the recent addition of their second “The Vine” BRT route along Mill Plain Boulevard, …
    By Cameron Booth, 605 words