Mapping 1.1 billion taxi trips in New York

Truly amazing visualisation created by Todd W. Schneider shows 6 years of taxi trips in NYC.  Todd took a huge data set recently released by the...

After this video you’ll never trust a map again

You've been living in a lie all your life. Everyday billions of searches are made on Google Maps, helping people navigate their way around...

This animation shows the comparison of travel time today and 100 years ago

A few months ago we wrote about an amazing map created by British cartographer John G. Bartholomew in 1914. The map shows isochrones of travel...

All American immigrants on a single dot map

Kyle Walker, assistant professor of geography at Texas Christian University created an interesting project. He took data about immigrants from the latest 2010 Census...

PokeRadar: Let’s crowdsource our PokemonGo Map

If you have been playing PokemonGo, chances are that you already know that most of the popular real-time maps for PokemonGo including PokeVision are no...

Map shows age of buildings in Paris

Paris is an amazing city. It represents a unique combination of magnificent architecture, beautiful scenery, culture and people. It is the city where the history, present...

How the Maps of Game of Thrones were created?

Jonathan Roberts was only 31 when he received the fateful email in early 2012. It came from Random House, the publisher of the Song...

BING MAPS Gets Massive Image Data Update

Microsoft has added about 121 terabytes of new image data (Satellite Images and Ortho-Photos) to its Bing Maps. This also runs in their newly introduced Window 8...

Check out this awesome global population density heatmap

Population density maps tend to be boring and ugly. Róbert Szűcs, a GIS Analysis from Hungary had the same feeling and decided to change it....

This awesome Kickstarter project shows 1000 curiosities about the world on a single map

Over the years we've seen a lot of cool location-related Kickstarter projects but this one is perhaps the one we love the most. Couple of...

Top 23 maps and charts that explain the results of the 2016 US Presidential...

We know the results on the 2016 US Presidential elections for a few days. Now that the emotions calmed down it's time to analyse...

Cheating Boyfriend Exposed Thanks To Yandex Maps – Russian Competitor to Google Maps

Yandex is Russian competitor to Google Maps. Besides the mapping portal Yandex has also it's version of Street View for Russia. But there is...

Map showing where the streetcars used to go in San Francisco

We are used to impressive, complex maps but sometimes a story can be told with much simpler means. San Francisco based designer Chris Arvin created...

These amazing maps show secret life of animals tracked with technology

Geographer James Cheshire and designer Oliver Uberti have recently published an amazing book called Where the Animals Go. It is composed of 50 maps...

Apple acquires HopStop and Locationary: “Mapping” it’s way out of the maps issue?

Apple and Maps! Well, it surely doesn't bring nice memories with the way Apple Inc handled the roll out of Apple Maps few months...

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