A majority of states have taken fewer than half of the necessary steps to prevent the spread of things like HIV, flu, and measles.
This past weekend the Journal (Ireland) had a feature on an interactive map of Odysseus’ travels which had just been created by Gisele Mounzer … I can’t get it to actually come up to test out the interactivity (which is probably a function of our school’s security measures), but you might want to check out […]
The proliferation of travel apps can make it hard to know which one to use for your upcoming trip. There are flight trackers, discount trackers, foodie apps, interactive maps and on and on. The Travel Channel’s “Cities” app offers a nice overview of 24 cities with great visuals. Show More Summary
After some unusual site activity last week including a period of network down time, Pinterest Business launched their new interactive map pins, or ‘Place Pins’. Designed specifically for travel enthusiasts, travel brands, and explorer-types, the new Place Pins form an interactive map style board showing Pins by location. Show More Summary
Has the traveling and adventure bug bitten you yet this holiday season? If you have answered in the affirmative, then you might also want to make sure that you do not get lost – not to mention the rest of the folks who are depending on your leadership as much as your sense of direction. Show More Summary
If you fancy yourself a jetsetter, fine-diner, or, er, traveling salesman and happen to use an iDevice, Google has some good news for you. The latest update to Maps on iOS brings some of Google Now's functionality into the company's navigation app....
Google Maps is only getting better, with a new tool allowing travelers to create and share their own Street Views with photographs taken on their mobile device.
There’s so much we look forward to when we set out to work every day. Most of it is at the destination and not during the journey to work, which is often perceived as time wasted. Robert Bacon has designed a cool map/poster for Ript that changes the way we look at the regular routesContinue reading...
Field Trip gets a new update that adds the ability to preview publisher content, a redesigned layout for accessing Recent, Nearby, Favorites, and Map, and an improved map view. The update also adds new content; including Time TravelShow More Summary
This holiday season, Google has given humankind the great gift of Google Maps within transportation hubs, launching a service that allows over-preparing travelers Street View inside 16 airports, 59 rail stations, and...
Travel and own an iPad? This really is an essential app to buy. The post Maps Pro With Google Maps Review appeared first on 148Apps.
The marvels of modern technology mean you can hop online and check the progress—in realtime—of any flight as it crosses the country. But as convenient as that is, there's still something to be said for what air travellers had at their disposal at the dawn of the jet age. Show More Summary
As you travel for the holidays, keep in mind that not all places in these United States are as friendly as others. Now someone has pinpointed the most racist and homophobic locations in the United States—at least according to tweets sent from those areas, Policy Mic reports.
Google Street View already gives us enough reasons to travel. Now, a new Google Maps feature adds a touch of practicality to those virtual dreams. Google Maps will let you preview global transit locations, including 16 international airports, and over 50 train and subway stations. Show More Summary
Today is probably going to suck if you’re planning on grabbing a flight. It’s one of the biggest travel days of the year, and Winter Storm Boreanaz, er, Boreas promises to make life miserable. So why not find out how miserable everyone...Show More Summary
Because you can’t turn a corner on the Internet or TV news without someone telling you how awful the holiday travel will be this year due to the horrendous, scary and otherwise inconvenient weather, it can be a bit of a bummer to be at an airport right about now. But you aren’t alone — your travel misery can have … [More]
With the rise of ‘hypermobile’ connected travellers and the fact that for the most, foreign airports can often be confusing places to find your way around, Google yesterday launched an interactive map featuring Street Views of over 65 mass-transit hubs (including train stations). Show More Summary
"Place pins were designed to combine all the beautiful imagery of a travel magazine with the utility of a map and put it all online so you can share it with friends" – Pinterest Need an easier way to plan your weekend getaway or a rendezvous in the city? Why not use Pinterest. Recently Pinterest [...]Show More Summary
As the National Weather Service warns that a storm heading towards the East Coast may thwart holiday travel plans, an interactive “Misery Map” shows the number of flight cancellations and delays at major airports around the country, courtesy of flight tracker FlightAware.com. Show More Summary
With a brace of storms poised to batter the East Coast, millions of travelers will push through the snow, rain, and their tryptophanic haze in the hopes of catching an on-time flight. FlightAware is here to show you their collective...