🖇 ESSAY SERIES
CARTOGRAPHY IN THE AGE OF AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES
INTRO · PART 1 · PART 2
As self-driving cars obsolete today’s navigation apps, can cartography be reinvented to remain useful?
CARTOGRAPHY COMPARISON: GOOGLE & APPLE MAPS
INTRO · PART 1 · PART 2 · INTERLUDE
Though they look similar, Google Maps and Apple Maps present different views of the world.
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?
CARTOGRAPHY READING LIST
Cartography book recommendations.
UBER’S NEW MAPS
Content-driven design vs. brand-driven design.
When a map has a billion users, not everyone uses it the same way.
The best of 41Latitude.