In the past 12 months, many things have happened. The world has seen an unprecendented global shakedown of financial services, America welcomed in a black president, a well respected and seasoned newspaper filed for bankrupcy, and the catch phrase “chk chk boom!” entered the Australian vocabulary. Just to name a few. And every one of the events of the past 12 months has been recorded, distributed, discussed and discovered on the interwebs.
Ahhh, my life is now complete… now I can search for coffee shops in Sussex St without leaving the office! That will make life soo much easier
Seriously though (as I remove my tongue from my cheek), I feel like we are getting to some kind of mapping nirvana, a synergy of place that didn’t previously exist. I wonder how long until Google release a print version to rival the UBD.
Then again, I wonder how long until the mobile version of Google Maps is fast and intuitive enough to be a better option that opening the UBD whilst you are actually sitting in your car…