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Slashdot Items Tagged "mapping"

Date / TimeStory
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @08:14AM Microsoft Kills Off MapPoint and Streets and Trips In Favor of Bing Maps
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:25PM Satellite Swarm Spots North Pole Drift
Monday June 09, 2014 @10:44PM iOS 8 Strikes an Unexpected Blow Against Location Tracking
Thursday June 05, 2014 @11:40AM AT&T To Use Phone Geolocation To Prevent Credit Card Fraud
Saturday May 03, 2014 @10:57PM How To Find Nearby Dark Skies, No Matter Where You Are
Thursday April 10, 2014 @04:54PM London's Public Bike Data Can Tell Everyone Where You've Been
Friday April 04, 2014 @09:37PM Most Expensive Aviation Search: $53 Million To Find Flight MH370
Thursday April 03, 2014 @08:40AM Russian GLONASS Down For 12 Hours
Thursday March 27, 2014 @12:42PM In Israel, Class-Action Plaintiff Requests Waze Source Code Under GPL
Sunday March 23, 2014 @10:38AM French, Chinese Satellite Images May Show Malaysian Jet Debris
Friday March 21, 2014 @09:09PM New Information May Narrow Down Malaysian Jet's Path
Friday March 14, 2014 @08:47PM Ask Slashdot: Easiest To Use Multi-User Map Editing?
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @08:27AM China Deploys Satellites In Search For Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight
Sunday March 09, 2014 @12:31PM Data Visualization: Key Routes and Communities In London's Bike Rental Network
Friday February 28, 2014 @10:25PM 3D Maps Reveal a Lead-Laced Ocean
Friday February 28, 2014 @07:35PM Scottish Independence Campaign Battles Over BBC Weather Forecast
Monday February 24, 2014 @03:34AM New Interactive Map For Understanding Global Flood Risks
Sunday February 23, 2014 @01:16AM Lechal Haptic Footwear Guides You By Buzzing Your Feet
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @01:10PM How Online Clues Located North Korea's Missile-Launcher Factories
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:53AM Dead Reckoning For Your Car Eliminates GPS Dead Zones
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @10:32AM Atlas of US Historical Geography Digitized
Thursday January 30, 2014 @01:40PM First Global Map Outside the Solar System
Friday January 17, 2014 @08:24AM Google Removes "Search Nearby" Function From Updated Google Maps
Thursday January 16, 2014 @09:27AM Why the World Needs OpenStreetMap
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @12:48PM Google Nabs Bing Maps Architect
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:36AM Galileo Navigation System Gets Go-Ahead From EU Parliament
Thursday September 26, 2013 @10:26AM Wealth In Africa Mapped Using Mobile Phone Data
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @01:02PM Ordnance Survey Creates Minecraft Model of Great Britain
Thursday September 05, 2013 @08:42AM Court Orders Retrial In Google Maps-Related Murder Case
Sunday August 25, 2013 @05:52PM Ostrich-Egg Globe Believed Oldest To Show New World
Thursday August 22, 2013 @01:37PM Open Source Mapping Software Shows Every Traffic Death On Earth
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @09:35AM Using Zillow's Creative Commons Neighborhood Boundary Data For the U.S.
Saturday July 27, 2013 @11:57PM A Circular New York City Subway Map To Straighten Things Out
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:10AM Ancient Mars Ocean Found?
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @02:18PM Describe Any Location On Earth In 3 Words
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @09:04PM What Does Six Months of Meta-Data Look Like?
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @08:12PM Launch of India's First Navigation Satellite Successful
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @12:08PM Google Maps Updated With Skyfall Island Japan Terrain
Sunday June 30, 2013 @01:31PM Google Street View Backpack Now Available To Volunteers
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @11:43AM UK Town of Ipswich Remodelled As Zelda Level
Sunday June 16, 2013 @05:23PM Archaeologists Discover Lost City In Cambodian Jungle
Friday May 31, 2013 @06:02PM Google Maps Used To Find Tax Cheats
Thursday May 30, 2013 @01:40PM Wii Street U Uses Google Maps to Create 'An Immersive Experience' (Video)
Saturday May 25, 2013 @07:54AM African Soil Mapped For the Very First Time
Friday May 17, 2013 @06:55PM Crowdsourced Network Planning For Connection-Bridging Startup
Friday May 17, 2013 @06:11PM Geologists In Norway Are Using Drones With Cameras To Hunt For Oil
Wednesday May 15, 2013 @02:17PM Google I/O 2013 Underway: Watch For Updates
Thursday May 09, 2013 @12:03PM Zoomable World Videos of Satellite Imagery For the Last 29 Years
Thursday May 09, 2013 @08:47AM Tool Reveals iPad and iPhone User Locations
Wednesday May 08, 2013 @12:48PM OpenStreetMap Launches a New Easy To Use HTML5 Editor
Friday May 03, 2013 @06:51PM Google Formally Puts Palestine On Virtual Map
Monday April 22, 2013 @11:21AM Germany Fines Google Over Street View - But Says €145k Is Too Small
Friday April 12, 2013 @06:44PM DARPA Develops Non-GPS Navigation Chip
Tuesday April 09, 2013 @10:05AM OpenWLANMap: Free WLAN-Based GPS Replacement
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @10:23AM PlanetIQ's Plan: Swap US Weather Sats For Private Ones
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @08:43AM James Cameron Gives Sub To Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Saturday March 16, 2013 @07:17AM If You're a Foreigner Using GPS In China, You Could Be a Spy
Monday March 11, 2013 @02:36AM Global Warming Has Made the North Greener
Thursday February 07, 2013 @09:36AM Startup Uses Radiation Fear To Map Cellphone Coverage
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @09:25AM New York Pistol Permit Owner List Leaked
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @09:19AM Swiss Historical Maps Allow Journey Through Time In Your Browser
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @09:25AM OpenStreetMap Hits One Million Registered Users
Monday December 31, 2012 @05:40PM A Wish List For Tablets In 2013
Monday December 31, 2012 @03:39PM Hardware: A Wishlist for Tablets in 2013
Sunday December 30, 2012 @04:29PM Foursquare Will Display Users' Full Names By Default
Sunday December 16, 2012 @12:45PM Google Map App's Version of Anonymity Might Violate EU Privacy Laws
Friday December 14, 2012 @08:21AM Google Loses Santa To Bing
Thursday December 13, 2012 @09:37AM Revamped Google Maps Finally Available On iOS
Thursday November 22, 2012 @10:51AM Sandy Island, the Undiscovered Country
Thursday November 15, 2012 @10:11AM Nokia Releasing Maps for Competing Devices
Sunday October 21, 2012 @08:56PM Ask Slashdot: How To Both Mirror and Protect Crowdsourced Data?
Friday October 19, 2012 @07:44PM Real-Time Cyber-Attack Map
Friday October 12, 2012 @05:36PM Google Maps Gets Massive Street View Update
Thursday October 11, 2012 @08:45AM The Case That Apple Should Buy Nokia
Saturday October 06, 2012 @07:04PM Nokia Keeps Quietly Mapping The World
Tuesday October 02, 2012 @09:14AM Nokia Bets Big On Mapping
Friday September 28, 2012 @07:25AM Why Apple Replaced iOS Maps
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @01:38PM Google Captures 'Street View' of Underwater Habitats
Sunday September 23, 2012 @05:26PM Apple Reportedly Luring Ex-Google Mappers With Jobs
Wednesday September 19, 2012 @11:59PM Major Backlash Looms For Apple's New Maps App
Thursday September 13, 2012 @11:22PM Ask Slashdot: What Tech For a Sailing Ship?
Thursday August 30, 2012 @04:12PM Apple Rejects Drone Strike App
Friday July 27, 2012 @08:48AM Google Outs 3D Maps For iOS Ahead of Apple
Saturday July 21, 2012 @10:46PM Ox Bow Lake Formation, As Seen By the Google Earth Time Machine
Thursday July 19, 2012 @09:37AM Australian Consumer Group Wants Geo-IP Blocking Banned
Friday July 13, 2012 @06:34PM Google Maps Adds UK Cycling Directions
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @08:08AM Indoor Navigation On Your Smartphone, Using the Earth's Magnetic Field
Friday July 06, 2012 @01:58AM Ask Dr. Ramsey Faragher About Navigation/Positioning Technology
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:57AM GPS Spoofing Attack Hacks Drones
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @08:30AM NAVSOP Navigation System Rivals GPS
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @12:10PM How Satnav Maps Are Made
Saturday June 23, 2012 @12:19PM PadMapper Gets C&D From Craigslist Over Apartment Listing Maps
Saturday June 09, 2012 @12:50AM New Modeling Algorithms Bring More Detail to Google Earth's 3-D World
Sunday June 03, 2012 @04:50PM New Evidence Indicates Amelia Earhart Survived For a Time on Pacific Atoll
Friday June 01, 2012 @09:17PM Apple, Google: Battle of the Cloud Maps
Thursday May 31, 2012 @01:59PM NC Planners May Be Barred From Using Speculative Sea Level Rise Predictions
Thursday May 31, 2012 @08:46AM Sergey Brin Demos Google Glasses Prototype
Thursday May 31, 2012 @08:34AM Australia Drops Second Google Investigation
Friday May 18, 2012 @02:49AM Iran Threatens Legal Action Against Google For Not Labeling Gulf 'Persian'
Thursday May 03, 2012 @12:10PM Google Releases Key Part of Street View Pipeline
Thursday April 19, 2012 @10:44AM Google Earth Incorporates Crowdsourced Balloon Images
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @08:25AM Company Designs "Big Brother Chip"
Sunday April 08, 2012 @10:32AM Wikipedia Mobile Apps Switch To OpenStreetMap
Thursday April 05, 2012 @07:38AM Google Glasses Announced
Friday March 30, 2012 @11:07PM Wind Map of US Will Blow You Away
Saturday March 24, 2012 @08:39PM NHTSA Suggestion Would Cripple In-Car GPS Displays
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @09:28AM Using Apps To 'Soft Control' People's Movements
Thursday March 15, 2012 @02:10PM Stolen iPad's Reported Location Not Enough To Warrant Search, Say Dutch Police
Thursday March 08, 2012 @09:45AM Apple Switches (Mostly) To OpenStreetMap
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @10:36AM Geohashing Conquers the South Pole
Friday February 24, 2012 @07:33PM Remote-Controlled Planes Used For Wildlife Conservation
Thursday February 23, 2012 @09:41AM Google Heads Up Display Coming By the End of the Year
Thursday February 23, 2012 @08:46AM Secret UK Network Hunts GPS Jammers
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @08:28AM LIDAR Map Shows Height of Earth's Forests
Thursday February 16, 2012 @10:11AM Indian Government To Track Locations of All Cell Phone Users
Friday February 10, 2012 @05:54PM FCC Maps the 3G Wasteland Of the Western US
Thursday February 02, 2012 @12:54PM French Court Calls Free Google Maps Unfair Competition
Sunday January 29, 2012 @01:47PM Indian Site Offers Reward For Googler Vandal
Thursday January 26, 2012 @10:53AM NASA Releases New High-Definition Image of Earth
Thursday January 26, 2012 @09:29AM KDE 4.8 Released
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @09:51AM Google Kills More Services, Open Sources Sky Map
Friday January 20, 2012 @11:12PM LightSquared Says GPS Tests Were Rigged
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @01:58PM OpenStreetMap Reports Data Vandalism From Google-Owned IPs
Friday January 13, 2012 @07:35PM Vast Web of Dark Matter Mapped
Sunday January 08, 2012 @12:25PM Microsoft Patents Bad Neighborhood Detection
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @10:04AM China Begins Using New Global Positioning Satellites
Sunday December 18, 2011 @12:21PM Google Outlines AI-Based Number Reading For Street View Photos
Thursday December 01, 2011 @03:32AM UK Plans Space Based Radar System
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @12:11PM 4 Wave Gliders Begin Their Autonomous Pacific Crossing Attempt
Sunday November 20, 2011 @12:38PM Open Source Tool Lets Anyone Redistrict New York
Sunday November 20, 2011 @11:19AM Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, and Google Chase 'Got Milk?' Patents
Friday November 18, 2011 @02:14AM Giant Chinese Desert Mystery Structure Solved
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @10:59AM Google To Allow Location Service Opt-out
Monday November 14, 2011 @06:21PM China Building Gigantic Structures In the Desert
Thursday November 10, 2011 @09:30AM Mapping a World of Human Activity
Saturday November 05, 2011 @05:28PM Google Maps, Disease Risk, and Migration
Friday November 04, 2011 @05:25PM Iranian Police Tracking Dissidents Using Tech From Western Companies
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @10:24AM Google Maps To Charge For API Usage
Thursday October 27, 2011 @01:57AM Google Releases Geothermal Potential Map of the US
Thursday October 27, 2011 @01:57AM Sensor Enables 3D Mapping of Rainforests
Thursday October 20, 2011 @11:57AM When Political Mapping Leaks Into Science Research
Monday October 03, 2011 @11:14PM 3D Helicopter View Added To Google Maps
Saturday September 10, 2011 @11:44PM North Korea Forced US Reconnaissance Plane To Land
Thursday September 08, 2011 @08:58AM Fukushima and Chernobyl Side-by-Side
Thursday September 08, 2011 @08:36AM Find My IPhone Used To Locate Plane Crash In Chile
Saturday August 27, 2011 @02:14PM Tribute To Steve Jobs: a 21km Apple Logo in Tokyo
Friday August 12, 2011 @10:50PM Dutch Government To Tax Drivers Based On Car Use
Thursday August 11, 2011 @11:29PM How Does GPS Change Us?
Monday August 08, 2011 @12:26PM Breaking the Codes In Oslo Terrorist's Manifesto
Monday July 18, 2011 @07:53PM BBC Crowdsources 3G Coverage Map
Thursday July 14, 2011 @03:30PM Undersea Cable Map Shows Where The Data Pipes Are
Thursday July 14, 2011 @01:27PM Sub-Centimeter Positioning Coming To Mobile Phones
Thursday July 07, 2011 @04:57PM Microsoft Releases Mobile Data Collection Source Code
Thursday June 23, 2011 @06:24PM Nevada Authorizes Development of Driverless Car Rules
Thursday June 23, 2011 @01:04PM Google's Bangalore Streetview Project Stalled
Thursday June 16, 2011 @01:37PM Franken Bill Would Protect Consumers Location Data
Tuesday June 14, 2011 @12:41AM Adobe's CTO Pitches 'Apps Near You' Concept
Sunday June 12, 2011 @02:39AM NASA's Aquarius Launched To Help Map the Oceans' Salt
Monday June 06, 2011 @02:04PM New Projects Use Phone Data To Track Big Cities' Mass Transit Use
Thursday May 26, 2011 @07:19PM A Map of the Universe, 10 Years In the Making
Thursday May 26, 2011 @01:46PM "Space Archeology" Uncovers Lost Pyramids
Monday May 23, 2011 @06:36PM Wikipedia Edits Around the World
Sunday May 08, 2011 @09:18PM Bin Laden Hideout Recreated In Counter-Strike
Tuesday May 03, 2011 @06:14PM Google's South Korean Offices Raided
Monday May 02, 2011 @12:38AM Your Location 'Extremely Valuable' To Google
Sunday May 01, 2011 @11:15AM Share Your iPhone Location Data Like You Mean It
Saturday April 30, 2011 @10:31PM Idle: Fairytale Character Map Raises Ire In Russia and Ukraine
Saturday April 30, 2011 @03:38PM Using Googlemaps To Simulate Tsunamis
Saturday April 30, 2011 @08:36AM NASA Satellite Shows Southern Tornadoes From Space
Friday April 22, 2011 @06:50PM Turning GPS Tracking Devices Against Their Owners
Thursday April 21, 2011 @04:36PM iPhone and Location: Don't Panic
Wednesday April 13, 2011 @11:02AM Just In: Yellowstone Is Big(ger)
Saturday April 09, 2011 @10:51AM Google Earth To Include Google Deep Sea
Friday April 08, 2011 @05:59PM Involuntary Geolocation To Within One Kilometer
Saturday April 02, 2011 @11:01PM Earth's Gravitational Shape In Detail
Thursday March 31, 2011 @08:26PM Robots Dive Deep To Solve Airliner Crash Mystery
Thursday March 31, 2011 @02:53PM Why Russian Space Images Look Different From NASA's
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @09:51PM Help Map Global Light Pollution, By Starlight
Sunday March 20, 2011 @12:49PM Citation Map Shows Top Science Cities
Saturday March 19, 2011 @03:44PM Postal Sensor Fleet Idea Gets Tentative Nod From the USPS
Thursday February 17, 2011 @09:54PM National Broadband Map Shows Digital Divide
Thursday February 03, 2011 @03:15PM 'Death By GPS' Increasing In America's Wilderness
Sunday January 30, 2011 @10:09AM Connecticut AG Opts For Street View Settlement, Without Seeing the Data
Friday January 07, 2011 @11:33PM Google Broke the Law, Say South Korean Police
Friday January 07, 2011 @03:44AM Magnetic Pole Shift Affects Tampa Airport
Tuesday January 04, 2011 @07:58PM French Use Space Tech To Find Parking Spots
Tuesday December 21, 2010 @07:58PM Woman Sues Google Over Street View Shots of Her Underwear
Sunday December 19, 2010 @06:16PM A Blue-Sky Idea For the USPS — Postal Trucks As Sensors
Friday December 03, 2010 @12:26AM Google Loses Street View Suit, Forced To Pay $1
Friday November 05, 2010 @08:00PM Street View On iOS Pierces German Privacy Veil
Thursday October 14, 2010 @07:29PM Google Maps Adds Drone Imagery
Saturday October 09, 2010 @05:40PM Google Secretly Tests Autonomous Cars In Traffic
Thursday October 07, 2010 @10:49PM Man Drowns After GPS Guides Him Into a Lake
Tuesday September 28, 2010 @07:05PM Almost-Satnav For Cycling
Saturday September 18, 2010 @12:55AM A Portable Laser Backpack For 3D Mapping
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @03:31PM You're Never More Than 115 Miles From McDonald's
Tuesday September 07, 2010 @07:23PM The State of Mapping APIs, 5 Years On
Saturday August 28, 2010 @05:57PM Can an Open Source Map Project Make Money?
Friday August 27, 2010 @10:42PM Just Where Is The Lincoln Memorial, Anyhow?
Friday August 20, 2010 @07:29PM German Photog Wants to Shoot Buildings Excluded From Street View

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