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System Used By New Six Strikes CAS, Falsely Identifies Game Mods As NBC TV Shows

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Reader David Sutherland emailed us this week about a DMCA notice that he received via his MediaFire account. The notice, which we've included below (including all of the crappy formatting) claimed that he was using MediaFire to host "one of the following files: Downton Abbey, CONTRABAND (2012), GRIMM (2011), House...
System Used By New Six Strikes CAS, Falsely Identifies Game Mods As NBC TV Shows

Apple likes Facebook on new iOS 6, but dumps Google from maps

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Latest power struggle in Silicon Valley sees search giant about to be ousted from next version of Apple software, while Siri and Facebook take higher profile - and Apple releases new 'retina display' laptopApple is forging new ties with Facebook but will dump Google from its maps on the iPhone...
Apple likes Facebook on new iOS 6, but dumps Google from maps

Apple, Australia Fix Maps Flub That Stranded Tourists

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The official Australian Gazetteer also has a brace of towns called Mildura, both in the same position as Apple had its pins. Yesterday's brouhaha that followed the stranding of several tourists in a remote spot that wasn't the charming Australian town of Midura can be explained. Apple has already...
Apple, Australia Fix Maps Flub That Stranded Tourists

Apple Announces Homegrown Mapping Service for IPhone, IPad

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Apple on Monday announced that it was developing a new mapping service from the ground up, with the company doing the cartography by itself....
Apple Announces Homegrown Mapping Service for IPhone, IPad

Guardian Books podcast: Maps from Ptolemy to Google

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From antiquity to the space age, maps have both expressed our view of the world and have helped to determine that vision. Jerry Brotton, author of A History of the World in Twelve Maps, explains how each of his chosen maps not only represents a time but a way of...
Guardian Books podcast: Maps from Ptolemy to Google
“In the Studio,” Javelin’s Noah Doyle Unfolds an Intricate Mobile Mapping Ecosystem

Apple Launches New 'Maps' App in iOS 6, Includes Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Real-Time Traffic, 3D Maps

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Apple today introduced a new Maps application in iOS 6 that will replace Google Maps as the default mapping application on the iPhone and iPad. It was designed by Apple from the ground up with all cartography done in-house. Included in Maps are turn-by-turn directions that work with Siri, local...
Apple Launches New 'Maps' App in iOS 6, Includes Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Real-Time Traffic, 3D Maps

Google maps returns to iPhone, gives Apple users turn-by-turn navigation

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Once upon a time, Google Maps was an indispensable part of the iPhone experience, faithfully guiding users wherever they needed to go. Then, Apple decided to ditch Google's cartography in favor of it's own mapping system in iOS 6, sending the crowd in Mountain View scrambling to build a...
Google maps returns to iPhone, gives Apple users turn-by-turn navigation

Aiming For The Google Maps Behemoth, UpNext Releases Vector Mapping iPhone App

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UpNext, an angel funded New York start-up, makes beautiful maps. Using a number of clever views, the team has built a wildly unique way to navigate your city and, more important, see buildings, points of interest, and even public transit in real time. The company, Raj Advani, Vik Advani, Robin...
Aiming For The Google Maps Behemoth, UpNext Releases Vector Mapping iPhone App

System Used By New Six Strikes CAS, Falsely Identifies Game Mods As NBC TV Shows

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Reader David Sutherland emailed us this week about a DMCA notice that he received via his MediaFire account. The notice, which we've included below (including all of the crappy formatting) claimed that he was using MediaFire to host "one of the following files: Downton Abbey, CONTRABAND (2012), GRIMM (2011), House...
System Used By New Six Strikes CAS, Falsely Identifies Game Mods As NBC TV Shows
AT&T iPhone users can keep their unlimited data plans with the iPhone 5

Mind the Map: a journey through London cartography – in pictures

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Chris Michael: The London transport network has inspired a dazzling array of posters, designs and cartographic artwork for more than 100 years. Explore some of the best examplesChris Michael...
Mind the Map: a journey through London cartography – in pictures

Google updates Maps for 10 European countries and regions, claims 27.9 million miles of road under its belt

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Google's just flipped the switch on updates for its maps of ten European countries and regions: Andorra, Bulgaria, Estonia, Gibraltar, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Spain. As part of Page And Co.'s Ground Truth project, the refresh increases the accuracy and detail of maps by combining human input...
Google updates Maps for 10 European countries and regions, claims 27.9 million miles of road under its belt

The mind-bending cartography of the TARDIS [Map]

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Congratulations! You're the proud new owner of a TARDIS! But how do you find your way around the blasted thing? This handy map will aid you in negotiating its shifting layout. If you become lost, "scream until help arrives!" More »...
The mind-bending cartography of the TARDIS [Map]
'Star Wars' and 'Indiana Jones' plots visualized in awesome paintings

Google Street View and Maps coming to Wii U in January 2013

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During today's Nintendo Direct presentation, Iwata-san had plenty of game footage to show to Japan-based fans, but also casually mentioned that Google-powered maps and street vistas will arrive on the Wii U at the end of January 2013. As demonstrated by the man himself, you'll be able to swing...
Google Street View and Maps coming to Wii U in January 2013

Why Nokia Is Calling "Here" Here, The Curious Rebranding Of Their Maps Product

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As Nokia tries to separate out its mapping business and make it a standalone entity earning more than 1 billion euros per year, it has stripped its name entirely out of the unit. This past week, the company said it would take its name out of all navigation products and...
Why Nokia Is Calling "Here" Here, The Curious Rebranding Of Their Maps Product
Want a map of the internet? There's an app for that.

The Largest Ever 3D Map of the Universe

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Watch the universe unfold ... in 1.5 minutes. The Apache Point Observatory in New Mexico features, among other things, a 2.5-meter wide-angle optical telescope. That telescope captures images using drift scanning, or time-delay integration -- which makes use of the Earth's rotation to record single strips of sky. Since 2000,...
The Largest Ever 3D Map of the Universe

AT&T confirms iPhone owners will be able to keep their unlimited data plans

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AT&T has just released a press release announcing availability of the iPhone 5. That certainly shouldn’t come as a shock to anyone, but a tid-bit within the press release certainly has grabbed out attention. AT&T* today announced it will offer iPhone 5 beginning Friday, Sept. 21. Customers will be able to...
AT&T confirms iPhone owners will be able to keep their unlimited data plans

iPhone 5 will say 'namaste India' tomorrow

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Apple's partners in India have confirmed that the iPhone 5 will be reaching the subcontintent's shores tomorrow, November 2nd. We'll likely hear an announcement from Apple shortly, possibly mentioning other countries to which the handset is also headed. Lack of compatible LTE networks notwithstanding, the starting prices for an...
iPhone 5 will say 'namaste India' tomorrow
With Flyover, 3D Rendering And Yelp And Siri Integration, Apple Maps Makes Google Maps Look Like Child’s Play
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?