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List Your Business with Apple Maps Connect Canada, Germany and France

TweetEver wanted to add/include details of your business into Apple Maps? Well, now business owners in Canada, German, and France have access to Apple Business Listings via Maps Connect. To use the service a user must have an Apple Account … Continue reading

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DataViz – The Growth of Colleges in America

TweetAn impressive effort here, Map of the growth of Colleges in America. In order to create the product, I’m told by creator, Mike Summons, that he manually searched for each college’s founding date and latitude/longitude, finishing with a list of … Continue reading

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Map Design Gone Wrong – Do People Even Care Anymore?

TweetCartographers take pride in their work, typically applying all the rules and principles of good cartographic design to their work, all in an effort to make people want to look at and appreciate their work (See Esri, Make Maps People … Continue reading

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HERE maps for Android (Beta)

TweetFrom HERE… HERE offers fast, accurate maps that are always ready to use, with or without an internet connection. Search for places, find routes and get turn-by-turn voice guidance wherever you are. Underground, on holiday, or even in the middle … Continue reading

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Infographic – Map of What Each state Googles More than Any Other

TweetI just love big data analytics… case in point, Estately recently ran a bunch of Google search queries through Google analytics in order to come up with an interesting map that reveals just which search trends are hot for each … Continue reading

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Awesome Maps and Data Visualizations from 2013

TweetI’m not calling this a “best” list as that’s pretty tough to call, however, it is a fine list of sweet maps and data visualizations that we enjoyed and shared with the community during the first half of 2013 – … Continue reading

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A Historical Maps muvee

TweetAre you into historical maps? If so check out this sampling of the collection available for sale in the Amerisurv.com Map Store… enjoy!

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print maps of Canada for recreational users from MapSherpa

TweetI’m constantly blown away by the amazing Geo Tech talent that we have coming out of Canada… today we have details of another cool webmap service coming from North of 49 – enter MapSherpa (from DM Solutions Group, Ottawa). MapSherpa … Continue reading

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A map should be worth 1000 words and more than a simple PDF

TweetIndeed a map is worth at least 1,000 words in my mind.. I wish the mainstream media would realize this. The only reason I bring this up is because today I’m browsing through the local paper (The Colloradoan) which serves … Continue reading

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Things I Dig! The Patchwork National Map

TweetA great resource from the Christian science Monitor, a Patchwork National Map where users can explore the geography of the land and see up close the makeup of 11 sample communities. Very nice! See http://www.csmonitor.com/patchworknation/ Please visit www.GISuser.com and www.LBSzone.com … Continue reading

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