03 August 2006

“Atlas” : http://atlas.asp.net/Default.aspx?tabid=47 is a free framework for building a new generation of richer, more interactive, highly personalized cross-browser web applications.

Mapping is a convenient way to represent space, information, and/or concepts into a condensed document : http://artandtech.osu.edu:16080/350/350amy/assignment3.html

(sample) Google Earth/Map finds: Office buildings (19) Other (1) Other objects (92) Other sport objects (43) Parks, squares (11) Piers, jetties (4) Radars, telescopes (4) Railway (20) Railway stations (18) Rivers, lakes (30) Roads (6) Science & technology (7) Ships (32) Shopping centers (27) Skyscrapers (35) Stadiums (393) Temples (29) Towers (19) UNESCO World Heritage Sites (23) Waterfalls (2) Weirdness (3) Via

Latitude : http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~feegi/index.html Changed Knowledge of the World

Geometry of Occupation : http://www.opendemocracy.net/conflict/article_1476.jsp Via http://www.opendemocracy.net/author/Eyal_Weizman.jsp

Real-Time Traffic Via your writst Watch : http://daggle.com/060725-150112.html

Pretty Maps : http://www.staff.amu.edu.pl/%7Ezbzw/glob/glob1.htm (A comprehensive set of pictures, very interesting visually) via The Art and Science of Cartography : http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~feegi/carto.html

Freeware downloads for Windows : http://www.freshfolder.com/Graphic_Apps/Other/ and other Graphic Apps

Eyebeam Residencies : http://www.eyebeam.org/production/production.php?page=air - Call for Submission

L.A. Without a Map : http://www.slate.com/ebooks/eBc/eBc-December-2003.htm#LAWithoutMap Has the American literary imagination gotten Los Angeles wrong?; "for a Californian, leaving his car means leaving his own humanity,"

Cartoons from the Arab World : http://www.tomgrossmedia.com/ArabCartoons.htm

"The foremost cartographers of the land have prepared this for you. It's a map of the area that you'll be traversing." (The map is completely blank.)"They'd be very grateful if you could just fill it in as you go along." - Lord Melchett, one of the Queen's courtiers hands a map as Blackadder sets off on his journey. Via http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?BlackaddersMap

Now listed here : http://library.uta.edu/gis/gisNews.jsp?cat=User%20and%20Developer%20Blogs

"Take one step away from yourself- and behold!- the path!" - Abu Said
"One day you're going to look at yourself, your life and your ways, and you're going to see that your every idiosyncrasy, quirk, folly and so called fault, were among your greatest assets." - TU
"The best things in life are nearest. Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you." - Robert Louis Stevenson

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