OpenStreetMap

March 3, 2015, 2pm PST
OpenStreetMap has released an animated map to illustrate the impressive growth of the project over the first ten years of its existence.
Maps Mania
January 29, 2015, 6am PST
A new map from Mapbox visualizes traffic on all roads eligible for highway safety funds by combining data available through the Highway Performance Monitoring System on OpenStreetMap.
MapBox
August 16, 2014, 7am PDT
Exactly how does a student take on an open data political stance and transform it into "the largest crowd-sourced mapping project on the internet"?
TechCrunch
October 6, 2013, 7am PDT
A partnership between the NYC Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT) and OpenStreetMap is a promising example of the public sector and tech communities working together to improve the accuracy and usability of data sets.
MapBox
December 29, 2011, 5am PST
Google starts charging for its maps, and an open source alternative -- with support from Microsoft -- begins to challenge Google's dominance.
MIT Technology Review