Axis Maps' Typographic Maps - San Francisco

Clever, Lovely Typographic Maps

Axis Maps has release a new mapping/art project called Typographic Maps. Created as a labor of love, these unique maps accurately depict the streets and highways, parks, neighborhoods, coastlines, and...
Google Maps Captures Plane in Flight Over Hyde Park, Chicago

Google Maps Captures Plane in Flight Over Chicago

What happens when a plane flies through a Google Maps satellite photo? TheAtlantic.com has the answer: See for yourself. Geekosystem.com notes that "the rainbow effect could have been caused by a...
yuppie-camping-minivans

Yuppies Now Ruining Nature Too

© Scott Ableman / Flickr This post has been percolating for a while. But every time we started writing we got that numb feeling in our arms, the one that our therapist calls "Count To 10 Time." Since...
Bad Santa

Vagabondish Citizen Of The Week, All Santa Edition

© Carpetblogger As we ease our way into the holiday season - after this post we won't see each other again until 2010 - we thought it'd be appropriate to leave you with some cheery Christmas-related...