Innovations in Maps, from Colortastic Literal Maps to Subway Skirts

By: Katherine Vong - Published: Jun 2, 2010
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! Stats for 73 Modified Maps Trending: Older & Warm
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