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August 7, 2003
quick update on a few of the cooler sites in geospace: First, Kevin Kelly sent over a
note yesterday on GPSTER
"As this web sites says:
Since time immemorial, people have stared up at the heavens and
"What if I could use my GPS location to leave data right here for
to see?" This is the coolest site I've seen yet on the emerging
to fuse geographical landscape and place with the virtual spaces of
wi-fi, radio tags, maps, and art. "
Burning Man veteran and moblogger Dav posts his pictures on a working
verison of the of his and Anselm Hook's blogosphere at AkuAku. Here's Anselm's blogsphere, and the
improved headmap original
Mark Fennel has similarly built a wire-frame globe interface to video
Edward Mac Gillvary comments on 'What the Map can Be' here, on Webmapper.net
Schacter, moderator of the very active Geowankers'
list requests that new list members post a note introducing
yourself and your interest and activities in 'Geowanking' related
topics. Josh also occaisionally posts unannotated list of
interesting GIS Links here
and GPS links here.
Joi Ito occaisionally posts a list of moblog
and blog mapping sites here.
If you are interested in mapping your blog, you have
choices: registering your own <icbm> geotag is easy at the geourl address server or check out Redtail
Canyon geoblog which is built onthe geourl database,
or blogmapper ( MSIE and Flash6 required.)
or you make your own blog map, at my current favorite for ease of use: mapbureau.com aiming to provide
'mapping for the rest of us'
commentary on things pervasive, ubiquitous, and contextual, check out
the headmap blog
finally, but not least, don't miss SmartMobs, where Howard Rheingold charts
dimensions of the wireless revolution.
euro cartos and
google microlocal maps
hypertags, Ibuttons, geovectors
digital topo reviews
web map development
cool geo aps from the CC
RFID tracking maps
and gps games
radio frequency fog
trees on the web
protocols via satellite