Over the past century, technological advancements have massively reduced the cost and time needed to create and circulate content. Though this has liberated artists, consumers are now drowning in a virtually infinite supply of things to watch, listen to and read. The answer to a world where attention is the key constraint, not capital or distribution, isn’t Big Media – it’s the Influencer Curator.
In this series of essays, we will compare and contrast the cartographic designs of Google Maps and Apple Maps. We will take a look at what is on each map and how each map is styled, and uncover the biggest differences between the two.
This is a fascinating in-depth comparison of the two most widely used mapping applications.