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Wikimapia

Posted by nishitdesai on June 21, 2006

Q. What happens when you take cross-product of Wikipedia and Google Maps?
A. Wikimapia

Wikiesque effort for tagging cities, helpful for Indian cities where Google Maps are not available (and high-resolution images for few major cities). You can search and tag your places here and even put it on your page (Shown below is my office, Read-Ink technologies).

Few other Bangalore landmarks :

Riya Photo Search uses similar tagging technology for location-wise photo search.

(Link via Rupesh)

Update: It does work in Firefox πŸ™‚

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One Response to “Wikimapia”

  1. Eliza said

    It is working on firefox πŸ˜›

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