Justin O’Beirne

Justin O'Beirne of San Francisco, California. Essays, projects, and contact information.

41LATITUDE

Dissatisfied with the state of online cartography, I made good on a 2010 New Year’s resolution to start writing online.

Some highlights:
 

2010
A BRIEF COMPARISON OF GOOGLE MAPS, BING MAPS, & YAHOO! MAPS
Cartographic design differences.

2010
STYLED MAPS USING GOOGLE MAPS API 3
How to create custom map styles with Google Maps API 3.

2010
ADDITIONAL EXAMPLES OF STYLED MAPS USING GOOGLE MAPS API 3
More example map styles using Google Maps API 3.

2010
GOOGLE MAPS & LABEL READABILITY
Why are Google Maps’s city labels more readable than those of its competitors?

2011
GOOGLE MAPS & LABEL READABILITY, PART 3
The other half of Google Maps’s superior label readability.

 

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