Posts Tagged ‘maps’

Google’s Road Map to Global Domination

July 6, 2017

$GOOG’s Road Map to Global Domination
http://www.NYTimes.com/2013/12/15/magazine/googles-plan-for-global-domination-dont-ask-why-ask-where.html Old article but discussion on #opendata v closed maps still relevant

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“O’Reilly is more skeptical. “An open-hardware play broke the IBM monopoly, an open-software play broke the Microsoft monopoly, and eventually an open-data play will prevail,” O’Reilly admits, but he points out that those earlier cases were not instances of direct competition between rival companies. “It wasn’t a plug-compatible mainframe clone that dethroned IBM; it wasn’t a free operating system like Linux that dethroned Windows.” Rather, he says, “it was this toy, the personal computer, it was the global operating system that we call the Internet.”
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Travel Guides & Local Maps | Discovery Map(R)

June 12, 2017

https://discoverymap.com/#smhttps://discoverymap.com/southampton-ny

Welcome | Yale College Expansion

April 20, 2017

http://map.yale.edu/18/41.315/-72.92579

http://yalecollegeexpansion.yale.edu/

Info about the new Benjamin Franklin College

New Haven Crime Rates By Neighborhood

March 5, 2017

Nice demographic #maps (property values, crime &c) of NHV + other cities https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ct/new-haven Related RedZone app https://appsto.re/us/fGYg7.i

Avoid navigating through dangerous areas
RedZone Map by Zone Technologies Inc.
https://appsto.re/us/fGYg7.i

But if you have to go there keep your finger on the button
SafeTrek – Hold Until Safe℠ by SafeTrek, Inc.
https://appsto.re/us/4PuSQ.i

https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ct/new-haven/crime/
https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ny/new-york/crime

Holland Is Not A Dense Country, But An Empty City – Brilliant Maps

September 5, 2016

Holland isn’t a dense country but an empty city by @BrilliantMaps http://brilliantmaps.com/empty-netherlands/ Great inversion. NYC area seems a good comparable

42 maps that explain World War II – Vox

September 4, 2015

42 maps that explain WWII
http://www.vox.com/2014/11/13/7148855/40-maps-that-explain-world-war-ii Has map w/ location of all London blitz bombs. Wow: been to many of these exact coordinates

40 maps that explain the Roman Empire – Vox

September 4, 2015

40 #maps that explain the Roman Empire
http://www.vox.com/2014/8/19/5942585/40-maps-that-explain-the-roman-empire Great animation of its rise & fall + Travel times to #Rome from the periphery

Datacenters in The Netherlands – Google Maps

June 12, 2014

https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&oe=UTF8&msa=0&msid=106260277954563515198.00044694b2481392e9f9e&dg=feature

How wrong is your time zone: Map shows how far world clocks are from solar time.

February 24, 2014

#MAP: The wrongest #timezones in the world: SF, NY, London & Beijing are on “correct” time but not Moscow http://slate.me/Oqq0n8 HT @Slate

http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_world_/2014/02/21/how_wrong_is_your_time_zone_map_shows_how_far_ahead_or_behind_the_world.html

Next Generation Genomics: World Map of High-throughput Sequencers

October 31, 2013

http://omicsmaps.com/