In Street View mashups, we see not just clever Photoshopping, but two cultures' ways of seeing a place.
In the era of Google Fiber, there's more reason than ever to confront America's digital divide.
One artist is recreating a 100-year-old amusement park with very new technology.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
Matthew Zadrozny shared his concerns about the NYPL's renovation with the Humans of New York blog. The post quickly went viral.
We just don't know enough about how drivers will use them, or even what the vehicles of the future will look like.
Tens of thousands of wind turbines could dampen monster hurricanes into plain old bad storms, claim researchers.
The latest in the ongoing anti-tech Bay Area class war.
The uneven geography of digital information.
A recent case in Connecticut is testing whether remote-controlled reporting could one day be a real option.
According to Google.
A lesson in bad government contracting.
The "Wikipedia of maps," OpenStreetMap, has bested the corporate giant.
Yes, there are regional differences to the form, and the expressions captured in them.
Long-distance digits long ago shed their monetary worth, but they gained something else in its place: cultural value.
Chicago is ugly. Chicago is real. Chicago is a place of magic and mystery.
It's part of an effort to provide safe and cheap alternatives for addicts.
A wild experiment in 3D data visualization.