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Project Linework
Project Linework
A library of handcrafted vector linework for cartography, each designed in a unique aesthetic style. They are meant to break us away from default line paths that we so often rely on by providing more visually-interesting alternatives.
·projectlinework.org·
Project Linework
Emma Willard, Maps of History
Emma Willard, Maps of History
SHIPPING FROM UNITED STATES NOVEMBER 2022 “In history I have invented the map.”—Emma Willard, 1848 OverviewEmma Willard created new ways to understand time. Her inventions defined chronology for millions of Americans. This volume explores Willard’s legacy by republishing her graphics with new critique and context. An o
·visionarypress.com·
Emma Willard, Maps of History
What you Need to Know · Paul Ramsey
What you Need to Know · Paul Ramsey
Matt Asay’s piece today about the skills shortage in cloud got me to thinking about what constitutes the required knowledge to work on various projects, and how much implicit knowledge is bound up with any given “single” technology. The cloud has a people problem (tl;dr? There's a skills shortage, per @cloudpundit, and multicloud, increasingly a reality, compounds the problem) https://...
I don’t know how to end this except to say it feels like my whole career has been spent watching geological layers of technology pack down on each other, layer upon layer upon layer, and that the result seems, in aggregate, completely unapproachable.
·blog.cleverelephant.ca·
What you Need to Know · Paul Ramsey
[1102.3306] Efficient Error-Correcting Geocoding
[1102.3306] Efficient Error-Correcting Geocoding
We study the problem of resolving a perhaps misspelled address of a location into geographic coordinates of latitude and longitude. Our data structure solves this problem within a few milliseconds...
·arxiv.org·
[1102.3306] Efficient Error-Correcting Geocoding
El Atlas de iCarto
El Atlas de iCarto
iCarto no es una “familia”. Algunas entidades o empresas intentan describirse a si mismas como “familias”, “grupos de amigos”, “comunidad” o términos parecidos. En iCarto intentamos no caer en este tipo de paternalidades ¿auto-engaños?. Nos sentimos a gusto trabajando en equipo, compartimos tiempos de ocio y mantenemos relaciones de amistad. Pero discutimos y nos enfadamos. Valoramos la individualidad.
·atlas.icarto.es·
El Atlas de iCarto
TopoJSON example / Bart Mesuere / Observable
TopoJSON example / Bart Mesuere / Observable
The github repository bmesuere/belgium-topojson contains a topojson file with all Belgian municipalities. This notebook serves as an example on how to use the data with vega-lite. If you want to learn morer about vega-lite, be sure to check out the tutorial at https://observablehq.com/@uwdata/introduction-to-vega-lite. A simple map We can load the json file straight from GitHub. Make sure you click through to the raw file which will result in an url starting with \`raw.githubusercontent.com\`. To load the f
·observablehq.com·
TopoJSON example / Bart Mesuere / Observable