457. Orienteering route choice – GIS

Last fall me and my classmates at Stockholm University tried to figure out if it was possible to use GIS to calculate the theoretically best route choices within the sport Orienteering. Since the university is situated just north of Stockholm in the national park Djurgården which area is covered by an orienteering map, we decided to do the experiment ...

423. Eniro goes Sim City

The other day the swedish mapping and search site eniro.se updated their maps pages with a new feature they call "utsikt" which could be translated to "view". This mode is some kind of perspective arial photographs and the first thing that I though of when I saw it was one of my favourite games Sim City! It's really cool, ...

312. GIS in the mountains!

This is a brief description of what I've been doing at school lately. The assignment was to do ...

277. moscow!

We're here now. It's big. Very big. The maps show where we are staying right now. It's far out, but it's free!

267. time travel recognition

Today I had to go and pick up a package from the Post office (well nowadays it's inside the supermarket). I thought it was the book on hiking in Sarek I ordered, but so wrong I was! To a great suprise it was a magazine called MARK, which is about architecture etc by the same people who makes FRAME ...

257. Gmaps Pedometer mashup!!

Today I found the best google maps mashup ever! It's called Gmaps Pedometer and is a ...