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# maps - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Quiz: Which stretch of Irish coastline is this?
# Maps
# Maps

Quiz: Which stretch of Irish coastline is this?

Mar 21st 2021, 10:00 PM 50,259 Views 23 Comments

Can the eagle-eyed of you spot these coastal counties?

# maps - Friday 26 February, 2021

This is Ireland's entry for Eurovision 2021 in Rotterdam
# Maps
# Maps

This is Ireland's entry for Eurovision 2021 in Rotterdam

Feb 26th 2021, 9:26 AM 40,995 Views 46 Comments

Last year’s contest was cancelled for the first time in its 65-year history.

# maps - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Maps show distribution of wealth in 14th-century Ireland
# Papal Taxation
# Papal Taxation

Maps show distribution of wealth in 14th-century Ireland

Jul 26th 2018, 6:15 AM 44,742 Views 20 Comments

They suggest a more complex Gaelic economy than often believed.

# maps - Monday 11 December, 2017

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year

Dec 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,801 Views 17 Comments

Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay on average the most for a property.

# maps - Sunday 16 April, 2017

This interactive map shows you what London looked like 100 years ago
# Old London Town
# Old London Town

This interactive map shows you what London looked like 100 years ago

Apr 16th 2017, 8:15 AM 19,389 Views 39 Comments

Photos of tourist spots like Covent Garden, Piccadilly Circus, and Oxford Street feature.

# maps - Saturday 25 February, 2017

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle
# Parliament Street
# Parliament Street

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle

Feb 25th 2017, 8:30 PM 23,333 Views 14 Comments

Dublin City Council published archived photos and pictures of old documents – this map is the oldest of them.

# maps - Monday 3 October, 2016

Free financial and legal aid now available for people at risk of losing their homes
# Abhaile
# Abhaile

Free financial and legal aid now available for people at risk of losing their homes

Oct 3rd 2016, 7:32 PM 7,538 Views 32 Comments

The mortgage-holder must be in arrears and insolvent to qualify.

# maps - Friday 22 July, 2016

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Way Around Dublin?
# Sponsored By Flyefit
# Sponsored By Flyefit

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Way Around Dublin?

Jul 22nd 2016, 4:04 PM 47,916 Views 19 Comments

WIN a year’s roaming gym membership with FLYEfit.

# maps - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Your iPhone keeps track of where you've been. Here's how to stop it
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Your iPhone keeps track of where you've been. Here's how to stop it

May 29th 2016, 11:00 AM 63,577 Views 27 Comments

Very little will be affected if you do decide to turn it off.

# maps - Thursday 21 April, 2016

This Google street view gem involving a horse has just been discovered
# Horsing Around
From The Daily Edge
# Horsing Around

This Google street view gem involving a horse has just been discovered

Apr 21st 2016, 8:09 AM 9,164 Views 2 Comments

Amazing.

# maps - Friday 8 January, 2016

Could a massive part of Roscommon become a part of Westmeath?
# Borders And Boundaries
# Borders And Boundaries

Could a massive part of Roscommon become a part of Westmeath?

Jan 8th 2016, 6:00 AM 23,380 Views 49 Comments

Campaigners say so and they’re against it.

# maps - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Here's how you can save Google Maps locations offline
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Here's how you can save Google Maps locations offline

Nov 11th 2015, 12:18 PM 12,695 Views 8 Comments

If you don’t have the latest version yet, don’t despair. There is still a way to save them.

# maps - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Divorce, preschool, and hospital beds: A snapshot of how Ireland compares to the rest of Europe
# Maps
# Maps

Divorce, preschool, and hospital beds: A snapshot of how Ireland compares to the rest of Europe

Oct 18th 2015, 8:15 AM 29,786 Views 24 Comments

We’ve taken a look at some Eurostat data.

# maps - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Want to visit Paris? All you'll need is a phone and some cardboard*
# Globe Trotter
# Globe Trotter

Want to visit Paris? All you'll need is a phone and some cardboard*

Oct 13th 2015, 9:09 AM 8,059 Views 6 Comments

*Google Cardboard, its cheap VR headset, that is.

# maps - Sunday 30 August, 2015

If Dublin place names actually told the truth...
# Honestly
From The Daily Edge
# Honestly

If Dublin place names actually told the truth...

Aug 30th 2015, 6:00 PM 9,505 Views 3 Comments

Life would be so much easier.

# maps - Sunday 9 August, 2015

This cool graph illustrates Ireland's 'closest' neighbours
# Go The Distance
From The Daily Edge
# Go The Distance

This cool graph illustrates Ireland's 'closest' neighbours

Aug 9th 2015, 11:53 AM 13,332 Views 4 Comments

Give us all the #MapPorn.

# maps - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Americans tried to label Ireland on a map, and failed miserably
# Geography Lessons
From The Daily Edge
# Geography Lessons

Americans tried to label Ireland on a map, and failed miserably

Aug 4th 2015, 9:12 AM 5,646 Views 4 Comments

“Wouldn’t Ireland and Northern Ireland be connected to each other?”

# maps - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view
# Stubbed Out
# Stubbed Out

Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view

Jul 21st 2015, 7:55 PM 27,638 Views 13 Comments

Caught. Rapid.

# maps - Friday 5 June, 2015

19 of the most stunning images from Google Street View... underwater
# Fishies
# Fishies

19 of the most stunning images from Google Street View... underwater

Jun 5th 2015, 9:00 PM 23,742 Views 7 Comments

Under the sea, you and me.

# maps - Friday 24 April, 2015

The rivalry between Apple and Android just got very, very real
# Paranoid Android
From The Daily Edge
# Paranoid Android

The rivalry between Apple and Android just got very, very real

Apr 24th 2015, 3:38 PM 4,717 Views 2 Comments

OH NO YOU DIDN’T.

# maps - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Why do map makers create fake towns?
# Mapping It Out
# Mapping It Out

Why do map makers create fake towns?

Mar 21st 2015, 5:30 PM 27,628 Views 19 Comments

Very sneaky cartographers. Very sneaky.

# maps - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Want to find an alternative to Google? Here are your options
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Want to find an alternative to Google? Here are your options

Mar 8th 2015, 11:00 AM 17,157 Views 19 Comments

Google’s services are some of the most used applications around the world, but what if you wanted to use something different?

# maps - Friday 19 December, 2014

Which county is Ireland's most fertile? What illness kills most people? Ireland's health in 15 maps and graphs
# Picture Of Health
# Picture Of Health

Which county is Ireland's most fertile? What illness kills most people? Ireland's health in 15 maps and graphs

Dec 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 21,611 Views 31 Comments

The Health in Ireland Key Trends report takes a look into the demographics, population health and expenditure on health services.

# maps - Saturday 25 October, 2014

What are all those buildings in the Phoenix Park?
# Order Of The Phoenix
# Order Of The Phoenix

What are all those buildings in the Phoenix Park?

Oct 25th 2014, 4:00 PM 41,672 Views 64 Comments

It’s massive, but what are all those buildings?

# maps - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Someone drew a willy on the Google Street View car's camera
# Google Graff
From The Daily Edge
# Google Graff

Someone drew a willy on the Google Street View car's camera

Oct 9th 2014, 3:45 PM 3,437 Views 0 Comments

In Australia, obviously.

# maps - Monday 6 October, 2014

Here's how that storm looked above Ireland last night - in tweets and maps
# What The Fliuch
From The Daily Edge
# What The Fliuch

Here's how that storm looked above Ireland last night - in tweets and maps

Oct 6th 2014, 8:10 AM 5,965 Views 1 Comment

How are the heads this morning?

# maps - Monday 8 September, 2014

This map perfectly encapsulates how Dubliners perceive the rest of Ireland
# Dubliners
From The Daily Edge
# Dubliners

This map perfectly encapsulates how Dubliners perceive the rest of Ireland

Sep 8th 2014, 2:15 PM 14,370 Views 7 Comments

It’s all farmers and stabbings, as far as they’re concerned.

# maps - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Researchers develop algorithm that looks for the most scenic routes
# The Road Not Taken
# The Road Not Taken

Researchers develop algorithm that looks for the most scenic routes

Jul 9th 2014, 6:17 PM 6,062 Views 3 Comments

Researchers from Yahoo developed the algorithm and found that on average, the recommended scenic paths were 12% longer than the shortest ones.

# maps - Friday 20 June, 2014

National Geographic opens its first Irish store somewhere very fitting
# Travel Bug
# Travel Bug

National Geographic opens its first Irish store somewhere very fitting

Jun 20th 2014, 5:21 PM 22,768 Views 12 Comments

It’s bound to provide much travel inspiration.

# maps - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Hate football? 16 pubs in Cork and Dublin NOT showing the World Cup
# Soccerball
From The Daily Edge
# Soccerball

Hate football? 16 pubs in Cork and Dublin NOT showing the World Cup

Jun 11th 2014, 6:00 PM 35,496 Views 78 Comments

N-olé, n-olé, n-olé, n-olé…

# maps - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Google buys satellite company Skybox Imaging for $500 million
# Imagery
# Imagery

Google buys satellite company Skybox Imaging for $500 million

Jun 10th 2014, 7:20 PM 7,419 Views 16 Comments

The acquisition will see Skybox’s satellites being used to keep Google Maps up to date as well as help it improve internet access and disaster relief.

# maps - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Your iPhone knows where you've been and for how long
# Big Brother
From The Daily Edge
# Big Brother

Your iPhone knows where you've been and for how long

Apr 30th 2014, 3:53 PM 13,126 Views 14 Comments

Big Apple is watching us.

# maps - Sunday 23 March, 2014

5 maps of Dublin that will give you a new perspective
# Cartography
From The Daily Edge
# Cartography

5 maps of Dublin that will give you a new perspective

Mar 23rd 2014, 1:00 PM 107,515 Views 61 Comments

You might never look at the capital the same way.

# maps - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Time magazine thinks Ireland is in the UK and famous for biscuits
# That's Rich Tea
From The Daily Edge
# That's Rich Tea

Time magazine thinks Ireland is in the UK and famous for biscuits

Mar 13th 2014, 12:32 PM 4,741 Views 2 Comments

BISCUITS!?

# maps - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

10 life skills technology has stolen from you
# As Time Goes By
From The Daily Edge
# As Time Goes By

10 life skills technology has stolen from you

Feb 11th 2014, 9:30 PM 58,236 Views 67 Comments

The question is, do we care?

# maps - Monday 4 November, 2013

Watch: How Ireland voted between 1918 and 2011
# Swing-o-meter
# Swing-o-meter

Watch: How Ireland voted between 1918 and 2011

Nov 4th 2013, 1:01 PM 17,546 Views 47 Comments

Ever wondered how political party support has changed (or stayed the same) in your area since the formation of the state? Wonder no more.

# maps - Monday 28 October, 2013

Complex politics or simple geography: Is Ireland part of the British Isles?
# Geopolitics
# Geopolitics

Complex politics or simple geography: Is Ireland part of the British Isles?

Oct 28th 2013, 8:30 PM 99,258 Views 259 Comments

A topic where geography and politics are completely intertwined, we looked at it from the two viewpoints to see how the term is used.

# maps - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Advertisers can now use mobile phone signals to track shoppers
# Placed
# Placed

Advertisers can now use mobile phone signals to track shoppers

Sep 24th 2013, 2:45 PM 5,984 Views 21 Comments

By tracking the movement of individual shoppers, advertisements can take advantage of location-based ad campaigns.

# maps - Thursday 12 September, 2013

7 maps that will make you see the world in a new way
# Whole Wide World
From The Daily Edge
# Whole Wide World

7 maps that will make you see the world in a new way

Sep 12th 2013, 9:30 PM 39,677 Views 57 Comments

Skewed maps provide for some interesting insight.

# maps - Sunday 21 July, 2013

13 works of art made from Google Maps images
# C-art-ography
# C-art-ography

13 works of art made from Google Maps images

Jul 21st 2013, 11:30 AM 9,357 Views 26 Comments

Artist Jenny Odell has brought together satellite images of common topographical features to create unusual works.

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