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March 18, 2021, 8am PDT
Forget red state versus blue state: a new data analysis and mapping project by The New York Times shows that the political divides in the country can be mapped to the neighborhood level within metropolitan areas.
The New York Times
January 29, 2021, 6am PST
A new online interactive mapping tool illustrates just how much developable land is devoted to one for of residential housing in the state of Connecticut.
Hartford Courant
October 21, 2020, 5am PDT
There's a new chapter, and maybe an end, for the "Great Subway Map Debate."
Curbed
September 27, 2020, 9am PDT
A new layer showing the seven-day average of confirmed COVID-19 cases started rolling out to Android and iPhones last week.
The Verge
September 9, 2020, 7am PDT
In the Philadelphia region, residents of wealthier neighborhoods will be more likely to work from home in the future, thus altering travel patterns and transit usage, according to a new mapping project powered by artificial intelligence (AI).
Smart Cities Dive
July 29, 2020, 10am PDT
Harvard University's Global Health Insititute and Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics have launched a new online tool for planners, policy makers, and the public to determine the severity of the coronavirus outbreak in one's county and state.
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics
February 28, 2020, 6am PST
Neighborhoods don't get the same official boundaries as cities, counties, states, and countries. So how do we know where one neighborhood ends and another begins?
Gothamist
February 12, 2020, 10am PST
A new report estimates the cost of inaccurate maps for delivery companies in the billions of dollars.
Smart Cities Dive
January 20, 2020, 11am PST
The McHarg Center's "The 2100 Project: An Atlas for the Green New Deal" provides a series of maps an infographics to illustrate the way the United States uses land.
Visual Capitalist
December 6, 2019, 5am PST
There's a map of Boston that points out all the best sledding spots. It seems like there are millions of kids living in other parts around the country that could benefit from a sledding map of their hometown.
The Boston Globe
November 22, 2019, 5am PST
Meet the Ugly Gerry font.
The Week
September 3, 2019, 1pm PDT
Under the transit tab on Google Maps, users will now be able to incorporate trips that start on a bike but end on a bus, train, or other mode of transport.
The Verge
July 12, 2019, 5am PDT
Transit is getting a new look.
WHYY
May 20, 2019, 11am PDT
The Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans has launched its first public dashboards to track its operations and initiatives.
Sewage and Water Board of New Orleans
Blog post
May 17, 2019, 5am PDT
Mahbubur Meenar of Rowan University writes about a recent article he co-authored in the Journal of Planning Education and Research
JPER
May 14, 2019, 10am PDT
Humans can't always hear the sound, but there is plenty of noise in what we think of quiet corners of the United States.
FiveThirtyEight
April 18, 2019, 5am PDT
There's plenty of vacant or underutilized land to be found in Miami-Dade County, if you know where and how to look.
Miami Herald
April 11, 2019, 6am PDT
Facebook expects to release its worldwide maps of human density in the coming months—potential applications will likely be somewhere on the spectrum between humanitarian and commercial.
The Verge
March 22, 2019, 5am PDT
A Planetizen editor failed this quiz.
The Guardian
March 8, 2019, 5am PST
Have you ever flown over a city and imagined all the subway lines running beneath the surface?
Quid Corner