Browsing All posts tagged under »google map«

The best swine flu map

April 27, 2009


Just when I think I’ve had enough of google maps, someone goes and surprises me. This epic output mashing up data from the swineflu epidemic has certainly bowled me over. Is it really from a biomedical research in Pittsburgh? Advertisements

Global street art locator

February 25, 2009


A community generated Google Map that allows you to locate street art around the globe.

UK unemployment map

February 11, 2009


 Not exactly cutting edge, but here’s how I chose to display the latest UK unemployment figures. (Click on the pins to see the stats). The best bit about using Google Maps is that the comments feature allows our users to share their views on stories without having to use our antiquated forums and saves me […]

Europe’s teenage birth map

October 23, 2008


Crazy hectic day. Back to back meetings and fiddly bits of work like creating a Google Map to show how the UK compares to the rest of Europe in terms of teenage birth rates. The answer is badly.