CockyTalk

Welcome to Cockytalk!

Thank you for visiting our forum. As a guest, you have limited access to view some discussion and articles. By joining our free community, you will be able to view all discussions and articles, post your own topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, participate in Pick'Em contests and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, so please join our community today!!

If you have any problems registering or logging in, please contact our Admins. Thanks!

Go Back   CockyTalk > Community > The Water Cooler

Today's Top 10
Posters (by posts)Threads (by views)Newest Posts Gamecock Headlines 
tcmac08
COCKYWOOD
cack
DJ35
carolina_corpsman
spurrierismyhomeboy
kick_ball
GeoCocky66
Captain9Dragons
Spur's Addiction
2018 SEC Tournament: (7703)
Early Pre-Season Pre (624)
Japanese college foo (563)
Game 1 Against Coast (482)
Culture climb: The s (354)
The US is running ou (165)
Mission Impossible o (127)
Spelunking Anyone? (68)
Josh Belk
2018 SEC Tournament:**USC
Chris Silva returning to
Hosting as a 2 seed?
Culture climb: The steady
Japanese college football
Game 1 Against Coastal
Early Pre-Season Predicti
2019 - Tra Wilkins
2019 - SF - Juwan Gary (M


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-01-2014, 09:57 AM   #1
The Yancey
Grumpy Old Fart
 
The Yancey's Avatar
 
Male

2009 Awards: Awards for best Posters - Given for: Best Signature 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Sunshinny Florida
Posts: 28,016
CockyCash: 4751350
The Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot material
Default Google launches map porn

Google Launches Maps Gallery, an 'Interactive, Digital Atlas'

Non-profit organizations like the National Geographic Society have created all types of maps which can take you back in time to see what an area of the world looked like in the past. Sadly, however, these maps aren't always easily accessible to the public online.

But we have good news, cartography fans. Google is looking to change that. The Web giant this week introduced Maps Gallery, an "interactive, digital atlas" which lets you explore maps depicting everything from world climate trends to up-to-date evacuation routes. The maps can be viewed though the new site itself, or in Google Earth, and they're also discoverable through major search engines.

What else can you find in the gallery? History buffs can check out a map of trails Lewis & Clark traveled during their famous expedition, while parents might be interested in finding out the best schools in their region. You'll also find maps of Internet usage by country over time, historic city plans, housing affordability in different locations, U.S. congressional districts, and even the location of shipwrecks throughout history.

At this point, the Gallery includes maps from the National Geographic Society, World Bank Group, United States Geological Survey, Florida Emergency Management agency, and City of Edmonton, though Google said that more organizations will be adding their maps over time.

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2454395,00.asp
__________________
Order Of The Spur

I miss Old Cocky Talk


The Yancey is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Provided by SLB Development