GPS Mapping On Your Cell Phone

A partnership between Nextel Communications and Trimble Outdoors ( makers of GPS software ) will allow consumers to have a GPS – global positioning system – built right into their cell phones.  Although the technology has a steep learning curve, it should become more  user friendly as time goes on. Now, whether you are on […]

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Google Earth Images Reveal Secret Military Sites in South Korea

A great example of how publicly available information online can have national and international security implications.   This article details how the Google Earth satellite images reveal secret South Korean military installations.  The full article is available here: Google Earth images compromise secret installations in S. Korea @ worldtribune.com.

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Block and Street Level Viewing Maps on A9

How is this one for a unique mapping site?  A9.com offers maps of major U.S. cities that allow you to view the map location at the street level on both sides.  You can search for a specific address or just travel the street by moving the magnifying  glass along the map layout.  You can also […]

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