Google Map Tools
Other Resources
 
 

Aerial photographic techniques - layers Google Map

Grassroots Mapping,
http://grassrootsmapping.org/2011/05/placematters-launches-a-test-balloon-with-an-iphone-attached/

Public Labortory, PLOTS
http://publiclaboratory.org/

QR Code, stencil
http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2011/07/qr-stenciler.html

 
 
 
 

Google Map examples (*comprehensive / design & function)

Mapping Main Street, A collaborative Documenatary Media Project,
http://www.mappingmainstreet.org/

*historyPin, (best example)
http://www.historypin.com/

Sound Seeker,
http://www.soundseeker.org/

Guided Video walks using Google maps (example of movie controled map, vis versa),
http://walking-the-edit.net/en/

*LA Crime Map, (non google map layer, but interesting interaction data)
http://oakland.crimespotting.org/

Baltimore Crime, Crime Baltimore,
http://crimebaltimore.com/
Baltimore Sun crime map,
http://essentials.baltimoresun.com/micro_sun/homicides/
Baltimore Police Department,
http://www.baltimorepolice.org/your-community/your-district/southern-district/maps

*Historical Map Collection, David Rumsey (excellent use of graphic overlay)
http://rumsey.geogarage.com/index.html

Excellent example of toggle transparency,
http://rumsey.geogarage.com/maps/g4613057_058.html

*2010 Census Interactive Population Map, (non google map layer)
http://2010.census.gov/2010census/popmap/

Census Data,
http://2010.census.gov/2010census/data/

*Fairmount Cemetery map,
http://www.fairmountcemeterypresqueisle.com/map.html

Cemetery Map via Google Maps
http://www.laudontech.com/cemmap/test5.php5

*Norway and Swedish map (very good integration of information—frames of data streams)
http://www.nrk.no/hurtigruten/?lang=en

Global Detention Project,
http://www.globaldetentionproject.org/home.html

Morocco Detention Profile
http://www.globaldetentionproject.org/countries/africa/morocco/map-of-detention-sites.html#map-google

Map overlay – image
http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/javascript/examples/groundoverlay-simple.html

SpotCrime, Brooklyn and Curtis Bay
http://www.spotcrime.com/md/baltimore/brooklyn-curtis+bay

Layer KML,
http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/javascript/examples/layer-kml-features.html


 
     
  Non-Google Maps

Fresh Water Supply, (flash based?)
http://www.josephbergen.com/viz/water/

Friends of West Baltimore: Squares,
http://www.westbaltimoresquares.org/?p=96


 
   
 

Google Map Tools
Google Fusion Tables / locations specific databases [spread sheets]
http://www.google.com/fusiontables/Home

Spatial Humanities,
http://spatial.scholarslab.org/
http://spatial.scholarslab.org/stepbystep/gps-adding-points-from-a-file/

SIMILE Widgets; Free, Open-Source Data Visualization Web Widgets, and More
http://www.simile-widgets.org/

Evaluation HTML 5 google maps tool,
http://googlemapsmania.blogspot.com/2011/06/html5-elevation-with-google-maps.html

other examples perhaps off topic,
good design /concept, Paint your street (user input – interactive)
http://www.paintyourstreet.com/TutorialPage.aspx

Google Mapping Technical Info and Links:

GoogleMaps API
http://www.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/

Find the GPS coordinates for a specific address in the US:
http://geocoder.us

Google Maps Mania:
http://googlemapsmania.blogspot.com/

VGMap by Eyebeam:
http://vgmap.eyebeamresearch.org/

Yahoo Maps, an alternative online mapping system:
http://ws1.inf.scd.yahoo.com/maps/documentation.html

 
   
 

OTHERResources:
The Panoramio Layer (Library)
Google Maps Javascript API V3 Overlays
Google Maps Javascript API V3 Tutorial
http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/javascript/overlays.html

Google KML,
http://code.google.com/apis/kml/

Google maps / Flash,
http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/flash/

Static Maps API V2 Developer Guide
http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/staticmaps/

Google Maps API Web Services
http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/webservices/

*Google+Project, "We're adding some new stuff to Google to make sharing online more like sharing in real life.
http://www.google.com/intl/en-US/+/demo/

Google Map blog,
http://googlemapsmania.blogspot.com/

Print / www deliverables:
Census Population Profile Maps- pdf,
http://www.census.gov/geo/www/maps/2010_census_profile_maps/census_profile_2010_main.html

 
     
 

Misolaneous

Language in Balitimore, Exploring the linquistic charm of the Charm City,
http://baltimorelanguage.com/

 
     
 

Augmented Reality research

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