The old building will be "preserved and rehabilitated" Google Maps The Art Deco Attie Building A developer filed plans with the city this week to restore a 1930s-era Art Deco building at Hollywood Boulevard and Wilcox Avenue and putShow More Summary
This article originally appeared in Medium. Read the original article. In the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, names and maps matter?—?a lot. Is the structure between the Israeli and Palestinian territories a separation barrier? A security...Show More Summary
Getting a ticket is never fun. Well, it's possible the part before you got pulled over was fun, but it wasn't necessarily legal fun. Occasionally, though, cops can make mistakes and that's why you get to go to court to prove your innocence. What happens if it's a machine that issues you a ticket? In that case, it's time to turn to technology to...
220 rooms and 478 residential units Google Maps Big changes are planned for a Wilshire Boulevard property that houses a medical building and parking lots, just a block east of Alvarado Street in Westlake. According to plans filed Tuesday...Show More Summary
You may have woken up a few days ago, clicked on the Google Maps app, and found a different kind of map staring back at you. Google Maps updated when you weren’t looking. Now, it gives you a far cleaner visual experience than before....Show More Summary
South Korea pushes back the deadline on Google's request for mapping data to November.
Seven-story building with 162 housing units Google Maps A long-dusty lot in Chinatown just might get a new, seven-story mixed-user with 162 apartments and commercial space, according to plans filed Monday with the city’s planning department. Two...Show More Summary
Its neighbor, The Smell, is safe Google Maps Most developers these days are targeting parking lots as sites for new buildings, but not L&R Group of Companies. An executive tells Curbed that L&R is considering plans to knock down a building...Show More Summary
Interactive map at the bottom of the article. [Photo: Google Maps 2016] The flashing lights, the sounds of the steel ball bouncing off the bumpers, the infuriating, frustrating, intensely addictive experience of trying to control chaos. Show More Summary
OpenStreetView recently launched (SearchEngineLand coverage). Real estate is a big vertical for Google Maps and StreetView. For the mapping geeks out there, you should take a look. If you’d like to learn more, here’s a presentation with...Show More Summary
OpenStreetView is a free crowd-sourced service by OpenStreetMap that offers street imagery that users of the service push to it while using it. OpenStreetMap is an open source alternative to Google Maps, Bing Maps and other mapping services. Show More Summary
If you find yourself constantly running out of space on your iPhone and can’t bring yourself to delete the apps or music that you use on a daily basis, there are a few tricks you can use to free up some of that precious space on your phone. Show More Summary
Did fears about the anti-development ballot initiative drive up the price? Google Maps Earlier this year, we got a peek at one of the many new hotels coming to Hollywood—a seven-story, 175-room project that was expected to be one the the Tommie brand of hotels. Show More Summary
The latest update to Google Maps brings optimizes Street View for mobile devices by improving visual and navigation for a much smoother experience.
(larger) Mark Crosby has created a Google Maps view of Frodo Baggins‘ long journey across Middle-earth from Hobbiton to Mount Doom in Mordor. image via mbingcrosby via reddit, Boing Boing Host your WordPress blog with Laughing Squid Hosting.Related Laughing Squid PostsA Google Maps-Style Mockup of Middle-Earth From Lord of the Rings With Walking Directions to […]
Summer just isn’t complete without a road trip. Whether you cruise Route 66 from coast to coast or take a short drive out of the city, there are plenty of quirky attractions along the way. We looked at Google Maps data from the pastShow More Summary
I’ve sang the praises of Caltopo before on the blog and it’s time to do an update on a couple things. “Maps on the Cheap” [...]
Frodo (and Sam) made their way from Hobbiton to Mordor in six months and now you can see the route they took on Google Maps. "This route has trolls." LOL. Full size image here. (via bb) Tags: books Google Maps Lord of the Rings maps movies
Go Back With Backspace is a new browser extension for the Google Chrome web browser by Google that maps back to the Backspace key in the browser. Google removed backspace back navigation functionality in Chrome 52. Back then the company stated that only 0.04% of page views used the backspace key on the keyboard to […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary