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Google Maps Adds All UK Public Transit Routes

PC Magazine - 12 May 2014
Those in the U.K. "can now check the best time and route for millions of departures for trains, tubes, trams, buses, and ferries every day," Google Maps Public Transit Product Manager David Tattersall wrote in a blog post Wednesday. "In total, 17,000 ...

If You Give Sheep Cameras, They'll Help Create Street Maps

NPR - 17 Nov 2017
The Faroe Islands didn't have Google street view, but they wanted to. So they strapped 360-degree cameras on the backs of sheep to make their own. Facebook; Twitter; Email. Get The Stories That Grabbed Us This Week. Delivered to your inbox every ...

Google Maps is getting a big redesign

Fast Company - 16 Nov 2017
The search giant has announced that its flagship Maps product will receive big design changes in the coming weeks. The new look sees three major design overhauls. First, the company is updating its various modes of transport maps to show information ...

GOP Lawmakers Tell Expert to Leave Legislative Maps Alone

U.S. News & World Report - 18 Nov 2017
But as with maps they first approved in 2011, the three-judge panel hasn't yet formally struck down specific districts that lawmakers remade in 2017. Instead, the judges asked Stanford University law professor Nathaniel Persily to come up with proposed ...

New Zealand Keeps Getting Left Off World Maps

Condé Nast Traveler - 15 Nov 2017
A sub-Reddit thread with more than 28,000 readers called “MapsWithoutNZ” exists and calls attention to this strangely pervasive issue, collecting examples of world maps that are missing the island country, reports The NZ Herald. There, just east of ...

The Soviet Military Secretly Mapped the Entire World

CityLab - 17 Nov 2017
And it turned out the Soviet military hadn't just made maps of British cities: Davies discovered similarly intricate maps of U.S. cities, as well as areas across the globe. He and Alexander Kent, a professor of cartography at Canterbury Christ Church ...

New Interactive Maps Of Global Cropland

Dairy Herd Management - 15 Nov 2017
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has released a worldwide map that details croplands in high resolution in an ongoing effort to monitor croplands and water use. The interactive maps are part of the Global Food Security-Support Analysis Data at 30 ...

Google Maps: How to find where is I'm A Celebrity is filmed

Manchester Evening News - 17 Nov 2017
Google Maps: How to find where is I'm A Celebrity is filmed. I'm A Celebrity is back on ITV on Sunday, but where abouts in Australia is the show filmed? Is it a real jungle? Can you visit? Share; Comments. By. Matthew Cooper. 12:54, 17 NOV 2017 ...

Strange markings on streets? That's just MDOT making aerial maps

The Morning Sun - 15 Nov 2017
That's just MDOT making aerial maps. Metro Creative Connection. By Lisa Yanick Litwiller, The Morning Sun. Posted: 11/15/17, 2:35 PM EST | Updated: 1 min ago. # Comments. Isabella County residents who have noticed strange markings —an X, +, T or V ...

Introducing MapLab

CityLab - 15 Nov 2017
Welcome to the first edition of MapLab, a newsletter exploring how maps illuminate the world around us. Here there will be many, friendly dragons: featurettes on newsworthy mapping efforts, fascinating cartographers, snippets of history, eye-popping ...

Expert proposes legislative maps in NC redistricting case - 13 Nov 2017
Greensboro, N.C. — A map-making expert brought in by federal judges to rework North Carolina's House and Senate districts released his proposal Monday. Attorneys on both sides of the underlying lawsuit requiring new maps have until Friday to ...

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