A fascinating bit of cartographic reverse engineering, looking at how Google has an incredible level of satellite-delivered building detail that then goes into solving the design problem of marking “commercial corridors” (or Areas Of Interest) on their maps.
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Sunday, February 3rd, 2013
Communal satellite eyes. A Mac screensaver is also available.
Sunday, December 9th, 2012
Gorgeous pictures from the Suomi satellite, just released by NASA