Thursday 8 October 2009, 10:41 pm
Royal Mail has shut down ErnestMaples.com, which provided a UK postcode API. Since the postcode database was created with public money, it should be made freely available for non-commercial use.
Sunday 20 September 2009, 8:57 am
Saturday 19 September 2009, 10:12 pm
After seeing this foliage map of the US (via kottke.org), I was initially a bit jealous.
Until I read this article encouraging Americans to visit London. Why? To see the view from the London Eye? To shop at Harrods? Nope. To see the fall foliage on Hampstead Heath.
I’ve mentioned Hampstead Heath recently [...]
Saturday 19 September 2009, 9:52 pm
Londonist has further improved TfL’s new, simpler Tube map.
It’s for tourists only, and it’s exactly what happens when you only consider a single group of users.
Wednesday 16 September 2009, 7:35 am
The new Tube map is significantly less cluttered than the previous version, presumably in an attempt to address some of the criticism the Tube map has received lately.
Most of the information that has been removed isn’t essential for most commuters; however, as Londonist points out, the removal of zones might cause issues. Personally, I [...]