Agloe: Fake Places That Only Exist to Catch Copycat Mapmakers

Have you ever been to Agloe, New York? You might not have, considering it was made up to throw fake map makers off. Thing is, the (fake) place has taken on a life of its own, and is just one of many examples of such creations implemented to complicate the work of evil-doers. Take Argleton, […]

The AMAZING iOS 6 Maps [Pics]

Stockholm's New Coordinates

One of the best things to come out of Apple’s iPhone 5 and iOS 6 launch has arguably been their new map system. And by best, if you are an Android user,¬† you finally get the one-over on all your Mac-touting hipster friends. The complaint by users world-wide has centered on the sheer inaccuracy of […]

Netflix Demographics Make For Awesome Interactive Maps

There’s no disputing that Netflix has changed the way we watch movies. It’s been at least three years since I set foot in a Blockbuster, for example, and the only independent shop I used to frequent has closed all but one of its locations‚Ķ if that’s even still around. What’s particularly intriguing to note is […]