Posts tagged ‘mashup’

How Did My Custom Google Map Get 14,000 Views?

Back in October, 2007, I was messing around with Google’s then-new ‘My Maps’ feature. I made a map of all my favourite spots on Gozo (here’s…

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Every Manhattan Street Reminds Me of a Song

Every street and avenue in Manhattan is mentioned in a song. Okay, that’s technically not true. Well, it might be true, but I don’t have time…

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Canucks Pay Per View Bars and Restaurants in Google Maps

Two and half years ago, I described a local search problem: Yesterday, while considering going to a local public house to watch some of the Canucks…

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Remix Your Guidebooks

The folks at Lonely Planet pitched me on this, and I actually thought it was pretty cool. They’ve launched a new service called Pick & Mix…

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Can I Get a ‘Meh’ For the New Canucks Uniform?

Well, that’s a uniform designed by committee, isn’t it? How does that idiom go? Try to satisfy everyone, and you’ll satisfy no one. There’s nothing wrong…

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Vancouver’s Web 2.0 Companies on a Translink Map

A couple of months back, my friend Rob Lewis had an idea for a little Web project. Rob’s the new CEO of Techvibes, and has the…

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