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BBC HD - 1of4 - Medieval Maps-001. BBC HD - 1of4 - Medieval Maps-002. BBC HD - 4of4 - Cartoon Maps-001. ReMap - apperently discontinued - Radical cartography.

OpenStreetMap

CloudMade. GoogleMaps. BingMaps. YourMaps. ESRI - The GIS Software Leader. ArcGIS Ideas. 2010 ESRI International User Conference. ArcGIS Online Blog : Embedding ArcGIS Online maps in your own website. In a previous post we showed how you can use the new JavaScript sample templates to create custom apps using ArcGIS Online maps.

ArcGIS Online Blog : Embedding ArcGIS Online maps in your own website

Another custom way you can use ArcGIS Online maps is to embed them in your website. Here’s how… This is a map of the Esri Redlands campus made using the ArcGIS.com viewer. We used the World Topographic basemap and zoomed to the Esri campus, saved the map, then made it publicly available for anyone to find. TeleAtlas. ZoomAtlas: Mapping Every Square Inch of America. Ovi Maps - Find Places. Flickr maps Explorer les photos sur une carte.

UN EU VS cartography

CASA Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis UCL - CASA News. About OGC. Interactive Geography Games. Interactive games and maps can be good tools for students to use in developing their knowledge of geography.

Interactive Geography Games

The following ten websites are good places to find a variety of interactive geography games and interactive maps that will help students develop their knowledge of geography. The last item in the list is a resource for creating your own geography game. National Geographic Kids has a wide variety of games, puzzles, and activities for students of elementary school age. National Geographic Kids has nine games specifically for developing geography skills. Geocubes. Geocubes (geocubes) Polymaps. Nalden.net/ maps. Sansürü protesto etmek için google maps yürüyüşü. GoalMap2010. Cartograms - FIFA World Cup. Helsinki Region Transport - Vehicle Locations.

MapFest

Container 1. Container 2. Mappiness, the happiness mapping app. Mappiness iPhone App Maps Happiness (Say That Three Times Fast) Officially launching today is Mappiness, a UK iPhone app that “maps Happiness” by pinging users with a survey in order to plot out their feelings during the day (happiness, in this case, is apparently user-defined).

Mappiness iPhone App Maps Happiness (Say That Three Times Fast)

Using LBS, the app links responses and response locations to environmental data in an attempt to, according to lead researcher George MacKerron, MacKerron, based at the London School Economics, elaborated on the idea of tracking happiness, Mappiness is the first project of its kind to add location to the mix. Japanese artist maps 1945-1998's nuclear explosions. A Japanese artist named Isao Hashimoto has created a series of works about nuclear weapons.

Japanese artist maps 1945-1998's nuclear explosions

One is titled "1945-1998" and shows a history of the world's nuclear explosions. Over the course of fourteen and a half minutes, every single one of the 2053 nuclear tests and explosions that took place between 1945 and 1998 are is plotted on a map. A metronomic beep every second represents months passing, and a different tone indicates explosions from different countries. "1945-1998" by Isao Hashimoto (Japan, © 2003) Zoomable Map video. Urban EcoMap. CISCO+A'dam Urban EcoMap. AMSTERDAM, Dec. 1, 2009 - Cisco and the city of Amsterdam today announced the rollout of Urban EcoMap, an Internet-based tool that enables cities around the world to provide smarter climate change information for their citizens.

CISCO+A'dam Urban EcoMap

A city can use Urban EcoMap to create awareness among its residents of the impact of carbon emissions on their urban environment. It provides information on carbon emissions from transportation, energy and waste among neighborhoods, organized by district, and delivers tips on ways to reduce a resident's carbon footprint. Facts/Highlights: The application is an extension of the Urban EcoMap launched in May 2009 in the city of San Francisco. UrbanEcoMap by Cisco. CultureGPS Hofstede's Cultural Dimension.

Disclaimer: Culture influences patterns of thinking which are reflected in the meaning people attach to various aspects of life and which become crystallized in the institutions of a society.

CultureGPS Hofstede's Cultural Dimension

This does not imply that everyone in a given society is programmed in the same way: there are considerable differences between individuals. Geert Hofstede Cultural Dimensions. GeertHofstede personal webside. Worldmapper: The world as you've never seen it before. Census 2010 - Mapping the Hard to Count Population. Grassroots Mapping. Mapping Social Networks In A 3-D Environment. Invisible Cities is an application that visualizes real-time and aggregate data culled from Twitter and Flickr, and maps it in a three-dimensional environment.

Mapping Social Networks In A 3-D Environment

It provides an alternate perspective towards the geographical relationships and intensity of social network connectivity within an urban landscape. Real-time updates are shown as nodes which materialize when tweets or images are posted, and aggregate data are displayed through the layout of the terrain. High and low levels of data in the environment are seen as hills and valleys, respectively. Invisible Cities is still undergoing development, but will be available in the near future. Read more about the project here. WorldMap of SocialNetworks. December 2013: a new edition of my World Map of Social Networks, showing the most popular social networking sites by country, according to Alexa traffic data (caveat: it’s hard to understand the impact of Google+ because it is part of Google domain traffic).

WorldMap of SocialNetworks

A few differences since last June but a lot since June 2009. Zuck’s baby is the dominant social network in in 127 out of 137 countries analyzed: in the latest months Facebook lost Kyrgyzstan, but stole Syria from Maktoob. Facebook has now 1,189 billion monthly active users, but it is growing less rapidly than before (it has added just 34 million active users in 6 months). 351 million users in Asia, 276 million in Europe, 199 million in US & Canada, 362 million in remaining countries (according to Q3 2013 Earnings) In Russian territories V Kontakte and Odnoklassniki are still struggling to conquer the market.

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