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Challenging Google Maps, Microsoft’s HERE Maps, and Apple Maps

  • Offline maps downloaded by countries
  • Offline routing by car or foot
  • Offline search by name, address, coordinates, or categories 
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First step on GIS with R

The PM 2.5 checker written by R has been working nicely for me.  I put a shortcut icon of this small script on my desktop PC, to check the air pollution when I run.  1,170 more words


The Real World - Theater Edition: An Interview With Stuart Bousel

Barbara Jwanouskos interviews the guy who writes all these bylines… amongst other stuff.

When I was thinking of people to interview for the last installment of this column in 2015, I immediately thought of Stuart Bousel, who is a writer, director, producer and leader of the Bay Area theater community. 3,737 more words

Stuart Bousel

Big Data

A task we were given this term was to grab some publicly available data, and visualize it on a map. So something I was interested in was seeing how rent prices changed in different areas. 192 more words


Mapping GB Gas Zones

For a long time people have been asking: “Where is the LDZ?” Now we have a ‘prettier’ answer!

LDZ refers to Local Distribution Zone. There are currently 13 of them in Great Britain (Yes, Northern Ireland is not part of the GB gas network!).

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