2016 & 2017
CARTOGRAPHY COMPARISON: GOOGLE MAPS & APPLE MAPS
Though they look similar, Google Maps and Apple Maps present surprisingly different views of the world.
PART 1: Parts of the Map
PART 2: The Map as a Whole
INTERLUDE: Google Maps’s Redesign
PART 3 (Available Soon)
WHAT HAPPENED TO GOOGLE MAPS?
Surprising changes to Google Maps’s cartography.
THE UNIVERSAL MAP
Cartography’s most important moment is rapidly approaching.
GOOGLE MAPS & LABEL READABILITY
Why are Google Maps’s city labels more readable than those of its competitors?