This article decribes the phenomenon that is google maps. This ain’t your mother’s mapquest.
I can play with this thing for hours. Whoever created this has provided a great service to society. Thank you.
Link: Bush in Freefall.
Ah, the connections.
Link: The History of Sampling.
This is just a great resource for open business ideas. I find it increasingly disturbing to note just how resistant people are to these ideas. The corporate model of copyright, one that is counter productive to small business and independent creative practice is successfully seeping into culture as "common sense". The little guy is experiencing an increased amount of pressure to act like the "big guy". I’m so happy to see a site that challenges this assumption.