Logan Square is often on the map for its trendy restaurants and arts events but lately the neighborhood is in the news for the number of murders it has logged. [ more › ]
Hands-on impressions of four new classes and their special abilities shaking up Call of Duty multiplayer. What’s exciting about this year’s Call of Duty is that we were able to get hands on with three different multiplayer maps and four of the new classes this early in development. Although the number of maps is still […]
The 24 Hours of LeMons is used to seeing participants’ cars show up on Google Maps, but this is the first time an entire event has made the cut. Here’s this year’s ‘Shine Country Classic, right here on Google Maps. Tinker around, zoom in and marvel at LeMons’ preference for purple canopies. Read more...
Google maps seeks spam solution, woman dies in police custody, buying a Full House house. [ more › ]
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To the editor: As scientists map oil industry-triggered earthquakes in other states, California regulators are ignoring risky activity by oil companies. Underground injection of fracking flow-back and other oil wastewater can trigger damaging quakes, research shows — and oil companies in California...
This is the oldest footage of London ever. Includes amazing old footage from between 1890 and 1920, plus modern shots of the same location today. Also features maps carefully researched to show where the camera was. Arranged by location, 46 shots of classic footage with a twist and an inspiring soundtrack. YouTube link (via Laughing Squid) The Presurfer
From the man whose 17 girlfriends discovered each other during a hospital visit to another who was caught cheating via Google Maps, take a look at these surreal stories of infidelity.
What does your state have more of than other states per capita? This map has some superlative for each of the 50 states, some of which are kind of surprising (Georgia, Texas), others not so much (Utah, Kentucky). Of course, every state is tops at something, but many states are tops at several things. Show More Summary
The London Marathon is set for Sunday, and here's all you need to know to watch it. The 2015 London Marathon is almost here, and the 35th anniversary of the race promises to be an exciting one. Wilson Kipsang is hoping to defend hisShow More Summary
IF YOU DEMONIZE PEOPLE AT EVERY OPPORTUNITY, THEY MAY GROW LESS LIKELY TO VOTE FOR YOU: The Democrats’ White-Voter Problem, In Two Maps.
Whyte's announced an auction of historical collectibles including antiquities, artefacts, manuscripts, documents, printed ephemera, maps, prints, photographs, picture postcards, medals, militaria, weapons, newsreel films, antiquarian and collectable books. Show More Summary
Ever wondered who influences the influencers? Developer Pierre-Jean Camillieri did, so he put together a tool that scrapes public Twitter and Angel List interactions to map inbound and outbound connections between technology investors, journalists and analysts to foreground influence networks. Read More
Transfer King ready to put Alabama 'on the map'
Get a closer look at the series focusing on the war-torn patchwork planet at the heart of "Secret Wars" with some of the mega event's creators.
Sending Google Maps directions to an Android phone hasn't been that hard for a while, but it's now downright easy. Google has introduced a web feature that delivers instructions through a simple search. As long as your phone is properly...Show More Summary
A musical map of Minneapolis celebrates the resurrection of the Replacements Read More
Looking for the Loch Ness monster just got easier, thanks to Google Street View. In honor of the anniversary of a famous 1934 photograph of a mythical Scottish monster, the Internet search giant mapped out the iconic lake in all its panoramic glory. Show More Summary
Confession time: Before I moved to San Francisco, I thought that “Golden Gate” was simply the name given to a bridge connecting San Francisco and Marin County. Then I saw a map of San Francisco from around 1900 and noticed that the...Show More Summary