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cartography

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Crowdsourced cartography in PublicEarth, OpenStreetMap

Can a crowd of amateur mappers create better guidebooks and maps than professionals? Signs point to yes.

By Nov. 16, 2009

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Trace the past with NY Public Library's Open Access Maps Project

GPS can't quite capture the beauty of historical maps. Thanks to the Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division at the New York Public Library, 20,000 high-res maps are now available for download.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Sony promises Uncharted 4 as PS4 goes on sale in US

Sony used its lavish PlayStation 4 US launch event last night to promise plenty of new games are coming for the system.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Long lines of fans welcome launch of Sony's PlayStation 4

Many brave chilly weather at launch events around North America for a chance to get their hands on the next-generation game console.

By Nov. 14, 2013

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Montana for badasses? The USA according to Search Assist

If we were to believe what suggested Yahoo searches say about the United States, there'd only be 48 instead of 50, or didn't you hear that Wyoming and North Dakota aren't real?

By Feb. 6, 2013

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As Apple reorients its Maps, Google forges ahead

Google's purchase of Waze takes a possible competitor off the table, even as Apple improves its once-shaky Maps app.

By Jun. 12, 2013

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Google Maps ducks underwater with Street View panoramas

Google has taken refuge among the coral and seaweed and introduced the first underwater panorama to Street View.

By Sep. 26, 2012

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Apple, you can still fix Maps, mapping expert says

But the consultant says Apple may have to take some pretty big steps -- like buying a company or making a bunch of new hires.

By Sep. 21, 2012

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Nokia navigates new map strategy with launch of 'Here'

Company puts mapping front and center with a new cloud-based location brand and platform, as well as the acquisition of Earthmine and its 3D-modeling technology.

By Nov. 13, 2012