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Map Shows The Gender Breakdown Of Ashley Madison Users Across The World

The hacked date on Ashley Madison revealed that 90 per cent to 95 per cent of Ashley Madison users were male. That’s a lot of husbands! To visualise Ashley Madison’s gender disparity across the world, Malfideleco drew a line in the sand of 85 per cent male users and plotted out which cities and countries have more male users than that and which places have less male users than that.


Watch Extreme Weather Move Around Earth With This Animated Map

If you’re interested in data design, you’ll probably be very jealous of the developers and scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Visualisation Lab.


Nokia Has Sold Its HERE Maps To Audi, BMW, And Mercedes For $3 Billion

Nokia’s map platform HERE has impressed ever since it was first released. Now, it’s impressed enough for a motoring consortium made up of Audi, BMW, and Mercedes to buy it for $US3 billion.


Uber Is Faking Us Out With 'Ghost Cabs' On Its Passenger Map

If you use Uber, you’ve seen the map that comes up when you want a ride. The map shows little car graphics hovering adorably around your location and the wait time for a pickup. Once you request a ride, you can watch a little car creep closer to your destination as you wait. It’s a marvel of technology! Except it’s bullshit.


Don't Ask Google Maps 'Are We There Yet?'

The Google Maps lady might sound all friendly and helpful, but like any mum, she gets real sassy if you keep asking her if you’re there yet.


Google Maps Timeline Lets You Stalk Yourself

Google has a serial-killer-grade stash of knowledge about its users. This is not news, but to really ram the point home, Google is releasing a tool that lets you go back through history, and retroactively follow your every move.


A Stunning Map Of AT&T's Phone Network From 1891

Today, AT&T is regularly listed as one of the most hated companies in the United States. But back in 1891, two years after Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone, the company was just taking its first steps. This map of its network from that year is just beautiful. Think of it as AT&T’s baby picture.


Someone Put A Map Of Australia Through Google's Neural Network And It's Terrifying

Google’s Deep Dream robot can’t be stopped. Now the hyper-intelligent nightmare-bot terrorising the internet has taken on a map of Australia, and it’s just about the scariest thing I’ve ever seen.


Google Is Reopening Map Maker And Wants You To Police It For Pranks

Google’s Map Maker feature is coming back after getting shut down for too many prank entries. But now, Google will no longer deal with joke edits to Maps — the company is washing its pee-stained hands of moderation, shifting most of that responsibility to the Map Maker community.


Explore Every Canyon And Volcano On Mars With NASA's New 3D Map

You’ve been able to explore interesting corners of Mars for years using Google Earth. However, NASA just one-upped the search giant with a data-rich interactive map that lets you peek into every nook and cranny, from the miles-high volcanoes to the sperm-shaped valleys. You can even reproduce them with a 3D printer!


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