Mapiful Travel Guides – Los Angeles

This month’s stop on our Mapiful Travel Guide is Los Angeles. This city is for the wanderer, the dreamer, the athletic, the film fanatic, the fashionista, the food lover and the hedonist. Surrounded by mountains, the Pacific Ocean and with an average of 300 sunny days a year – this is a city to escape to during all seasons. Continue reading “Mapiful Travel Guides – Los Angeles”

Frida Ramstedt from Trendenser gives advice on how to best decorate your home with maps, posters and artwork.

We have all been there. Whether you have recently moved-in, newly renovated your place or are simply tired of your old interior, it sometimes is time to start fresh. Starting fresh with empty walls makes it not exactly easy to know where to start. We therefore decided to create a guide and have brought in help from a real expert explaining how to think and where to start when it comes to decorating your walls at home.

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Visualization the global digital divide

We are huge fans of maps, and graphic interpretations of huge data sources. That’s one of the reasons Mapiful came to be from the beginning. Being able to run a digital business on a global scale is something marvellous and amazing, but up until quite recently it was not possible to the same extent.

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Most commonly mispronounced place-names of 2015

With 2015 marking the 150th anniversary of the naming of:

which is the Welsh village which bears Europe’s longest place-name, we at Mapiful have commissioned the British Institute of Verbatim Reporters (BIVR) – the organisation responsible for live TV subtitling and captioning – to identify the place-names which have been most commonly mispronounced by newsreaders and those in legal and governmental proceedings in the year 2015.

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