GPS systems may have taken a permanent seat in our lives, but society will always have a use for maps--if not the conventional kind. One use for mapping is to allow for better organization and display of stats, which might explain some of these innovations in maps like fornication-flagging maps, live shopping tracking and salacious spending maps.
On the other hand, maps can provide artistic inspiration such as in the case of hand-pierced map jewelry and geographic shelves. Click through this collection of innovations in maps to see even more unique and modified ways to map!
73 Modified Maps
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Regional Obesity Trends
Location-Based Social Mapping
Innovations in Maps, from Colortastic Literal Maps to Subway Skirts
Jun 2, 2010By: Katherine Vong -