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Get Your Game Of Thrones Fix With This Interactive, Spoiler-Proof Map

Game of Thrones fans, you might not know what to do with yourself now that season six is over (here are 10 similar movies and TV shows to tie you over.) Alternatively, this interactive map will help you get your fix until the next season starts.


Google Maps Adds Multiple Destination Directions, Timeline Notes To Android

Android: Google Maps is finally adding a desperately needed feature. Starting today, you can add multiple destinations to a navigation trip when you get directions on Android.


This Scatter Graph Helps You Understand Virtually Every Genre Of Music

If you have a hard time differentiating your pop Christmas tunes from you shimmer psych jams, you’re in luck. This scatter graph will help you get a grip on pretty much any genre of music, including some you’ve likely never heard of.


The True Size Shows You How Big Countries And States Really Are

Most maps you see don’t show Earth according to its true proportions, so it’s easy to get confused over the size of different countries, states and even continents relative to each other. The True Size is an interactive map that lets you see how big or small these places really are.


Build An Augmented Reality Sandbox With Real-Time Topography

Perhaps you never thought of a sandbox as a piece of technology or a learning tool, but with a little work it can be both. Developer Oliver Kreylos and her team at UC Davis utilised the Microsoft Kinect to turn a sandbox into an auto-updating topographical map. And you can build one, too.


Google Maps For iOS Adds Travel Times Extension, Easy Sharing And Customisable Night Mode

iOS: Google Maps got a handy new update today that adds in an extension so you can quickly check the travel time to your home or work from the Notification Center. It also adds in improved sharing and a night mode toggle.


Visit The Filming Locations Of Popular Movies And TV Shows With This Map

If you’ve ever wanted to visit the filming locations of movies like Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Ghostbusters, or shows like Game of Thrones and Twin Peaks, this interactive map is for you.


Easily Find Aboriginal Place Names With This Interactive Digital Map

88 Aboriginal languages from across Australia have been collated in an interactive digital project by the State Library of NSW. It’s now freely available to the public offering a treasure-trove of Aboriginal words, place names and meanings.


Mapfest Lets You Explore Music Festivals Around The World

If you’re a fan of music festivals, it’s fun to see what they’re like in different cities around the world. Mapfest lets you explore these events depending on when and where you want to travel.


Google Maps Gets New Navigation Notification And Automatic Map Downloads

Google Maps for Android’s recent update added a ton of tiny but useful changes. Chief among them, the persistent notification you see while using Navigation now has a new look that makes it much easier to tell where you’re going.


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