Mapping

Crowd-sourced Mapping Is Opening Up the Darkest Corners of the World

Dr Kat Arney | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Tech
Dr Kat Arney

Most maps are static representations of a geographical snapshot in time but the world changes constantly, especially in fast-moving situations such as wars or natural disasters - something I recently explored in a recent documentary for BBC Radio 4, Mapping the Void.

WATCH: Drones Map Matterhorn In Just Six Hours

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Tech

Drones often get a bad rap - they always seem to be killing civilians, taking over the sea/air or ruining weddings. But they are used for good as w...

Minecraft Britain

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK Tech

At this point it seems like anything which can be made in Minecraft, has been made in Minecraft. Full replicas of fictional space craft? Check. Wo...

Apple Buys Crowd-Source Maps Site (For Obvious Reasons)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Tech

Apple has acquired a crowdsource location data company in an apparent effort to further bolster its highly-criticised Maps application. The Califor...

This Website Just Killed The Postcode

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK Tech

A new mapping site is aiming to replace postcodes, addresses and complicated directions with something far more simple: words. Just three words, in...

This Website Just Killed The Postcode

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK Tech

A new mapping site is aiming to replace postcodes, addresses and complicated directions with something far more simple: words. Just three words, in...

PICS: Google Adds 250,000 Miles To Street View Maps

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Tech

Google has made its largest-ever update to its Street View maps product. More than 250,000 miles of roads have been added around the world by Googl...