Forecasting the Future of Maps
Google Maps celebrated its 10-year anniversary this month. In that decade, web and mobile mapping companies have sprung up to chart the corner of every city and integrate real time transportation data into these maps. What will the maps of the future look like, and will they help us move from point A to point B more efficiently?
We also asked you how you got around before maps were on the web:
Steve Coast is founder of OpenStreetMap in Denver, Colorado.
Greg Miller is a freelance science journalist and co-founder of WIRED‘s Map Lab blog.
Alexa Lim was a senior producer for Science Friday. Her favorite stories involve space, sound, and strange animal discoveries.