🖇 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 very different views of the world.
A YEAR OF GOOGLE & APPLE MAPS
Google Maps’s quiet transformation, Apple Maps’s _____?
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 MAP
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.