Justin O’Beirne

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





Coming Soon — Book
MAPS FOR THE MASSES
Designing Cartography for a Global Audience


2017 — Essay
A YEAR OF GOOGLE & APPLE MAPS
Google Maps’s quiet transformation, Apple Maps’s... ?


2017 — Essay
CARTOGRAPHY IN THE AGE OF AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES
What comes after navigation?


2016 — Essay
CARTOGRAPHY COMPARISON: GOOGLE & APPLE MAPS
How different are Google and Apple Maps?


2016 — Essay
WHAT HAPPENED TO GOOGLE MAPS?
Surprising changes to Google’s cartography.


2015 — Essay
THE UNIVERSAL MAP
Cartography’s most important moment is approaching.


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


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


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