- Showcasing the best in online maps and mapping.
- New Arctic Ice Thickness Map
- Life Expectancy in the U.S.
- Mapping the spread of the Cordón Caulle volcano ash cloud
- Visualize world flights on a 3D globe
- Socal Networking Map of the World (June 2011)
- Before and after aerial imagery of the Wallow Fire, Arizona
- The Dangers of New York City Traffic
- Explore the Sun with Helioviewer
Tag Archives: Mobile
As I’m sure you’ve already seen, Apple recently found itself in a spot of trouble when it emerged iPhones and iPads have been keeping a permanent log of locations. Initial reports that these were precise, timestamped user locations turned out … Continue reading
The New York Times draws our attention to some impressive data journalism from Zeit Online. After a legal battle, Malte Spitz from the German Green party, managed to gain access to records kept by his cellphone company, telecoms giant Deutsche … Continue reading
An incredible video from Google showing the growth in Android device activations, plotted on a spike map. The visualization runs from October 2008 to January 2011, and cuts between a global view, then localized views of the USA, Europe, and … Continue reading
Fed up with network coverage maps from cellphone providers? Opensignalmaps.com is on a mission to create an accurate, real-world global database of signal strength. To do this, they gather anonymous data through a free Android App, which is then uploaded … Continue reading