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.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
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.
Clear the sidewalks from the comfort of your toasty home.
The diversion plan has doubled in cost and remains years away from completion.
Today in selfie sadness: images that treat sleeping humans as architecture.
Putting North and South American nations through Google produces some interesting results.
Ideas for putting the city's "ghost stations" to good use.
These graphics chart the most popular routes in 22 cities.
The iBag also supposedly will snitch to all your friends if you start spending too much.
The next generation of traffic signal technologies aim to take the guesswork out of intersections.
The year's major weather events are all crammed into eight minutes of entrancing footage.
Entering a construction zone in Tokyo can involve interactions with waving, dead-eyed humanoids.
No matter how powerful a facial-recognition technology is, it can’t get the job done without a way to link names to faces.
An unfortunate intersection of trends.