06 December 2005

Top 50 most popular maps created by MapBuilder.net users : http://www.mapbuilder.net/Popular.php

Hot-or-Not Map : http://hotmaps.frozenbear.com/#

Yardley-Taylor Map : http://www.loudounhistory.org/history/yardley-taylor-1853-map.htm Virginia history mapping project.

Six 'maps' (InfoGraphics) deal with an array of major current world issues : http://www.princeton.edu/~ina/infographics/index.html and NON-GEOGRAPHIC MAPPING PROPOSED NEW SYSTEM OF CARTOGRAPHY : http://www.princeton.edu/~ina/interactive_maps/index.html

"Exposing the ‘Second Text’ of Maps of the Net" - Martin Dodge & Rob Kitchin : http://www.casa.ucl.ac.uk/martin/jcmc_paper.pdf

"The map-territory relationship" : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Map-territory_relation

" Mapmaking means ignoring everything in the world but the one thing being mapped" : http://www.thislife.org/pages/descriptions/98/110.html

Example use of "Technorati" tags : http://www.i-cherubini.it/mauro/blog/2005/08/23/spatial-clustering-algorithm-workflow/ Functionality that I should add to my blog too (?)

Micro-publishing; purchase this PDF ($8.50) : http://www.pragmaticprogrammer.com/titles/sdgmapi/ "The Pragmatic Programmers' Google Maps API offers over 60 pages of detail: fresh, independent insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the API coupled with lots of demo code and real applications.

Unique visualizations of a city :http://www.stanza.co.uk/sensity/index.html

Source of interesting GoogleMapProjects : http://coolgooglemaps.blogspot.com/

AreaCodeMap : http://www.lincmad.com/areacodemap.html

OperaMap : http://blogs.sun.com/roller/page/shudson310/20041215

Young peace-mappers : http://www.1-900-870-6235.com/Images/PeaceKids2.gif --------------------->
found by http://images.google.co.il/images?q=peace+kids&start=100&svnum=10&hl=iw&lr=&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official_s&sa=N

FTP programs Core, FileZilla and CoffeeCup FTP free for personal use.

Great Books of the Western World : http://store.britannica.com/shopping/product/detailmain.jsp?itemID=342&itemType=PRODUCT&AS=1&keyword= The greatest literary achievements in one elegant set.

Foundation gives priority to projects involving organisations, groups and individuals from Canada (and those whose work is carried out primarily in emerging countries). : http://www.fondation-langlois.org/pdf/e/prog_ind.pdf regarding various environmental issues (renewable energy, fresh water).

Great PhotoCollagist : http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com/David%20Hockney Using varying numbers (~5-150) of small Polaroid snaps or photolab-prints of a single subject Hockney arranged a patchwork to make a composite image; http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com/_/viewer.aspx?path=4/42/&name=Hockney-collage-pearblossom-highway.jpg

Stupid comic covers : http://www.superdickery.com/siteindex.html

"...first necessary to map it and then inscribe symbols into the resulting maps to denote sovereignty." - http://mailman.geo.uu.nl/mailman/listinfo/maphist
"In fact you're not even there -- or at least you're also not-there. If you left the lens cap on, you also never-went to the Grand Canyon. " - http://www.fools-errant.com/~ebeth/deck/major.html
"At this level, mapping -- exploring, measuring-- alters the territory." - ?
"By their very seeking for it, they produce the contrary effect of losing it, for that is using the Buddha to seek for the Buddha, and using mind to grasp mind." - Ch'uan Hsin Fa Yao [Treatise on the Essentials of the Doctrine of Mind], Huang-po
" The error concept is irrelevant when the goal is exploration. There are goodies at every turn." - Shulman (1968) comments on some possible results of involving students with process-oriented objectives.
"There is a discernible path that can be followed to find the reasons why a failure occurred. There are no excuses, only wrong decisions." - Andy Hutchison
"The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating. The paths to it are not found but made, and the activity of making them changes both the maker and the destination." - John Schaar
"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable." - Helen Keller

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