Tag: Geo-tagging

Colombo and Kandy the first in Sri Lanka to get street level information on Google Maps

Up until now, I’ve used Colombo eMap whenever I’ve wanted to plot a route in Colombo. Now there’s a better option. Although it’s yet to percolate to the mobile version, Google Maps on the web now has street level information in Colombo and Kandy. Click the image above for a higher resolution screenshot. Google Maps

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Information visualisation through Microsoft Photosynth: Potential for human rights documentation?

The video below really says it all. Sadly, Photosynth does not yet run natively on a Mac, but the concept behind this information visualisation is astounding.  I’ve been following Photosynth’s development for a while (this TED video is a very early version – the programme now has more models and more features) and the potential

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