Sunday, August 21

A Cartographer's Work is Never Done

Ben, remember when you and Kevin first moved into your place in Natomas, and your street couldn't be found on any map -- printed or online? Seems you're far from alone, according to this LATimes front pager. Set in and around America's second-fastest growing city, the article covers the harried mapmakers who are "running woefully behind schedule at the same time that technological advances are raising travelers' expectations" about situational awareness. So much for the new car's GPS navigation system, eh?