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CodexMap lets you find, and place, books graphically on a map. Whether the book was added to the system by our harvester, or by you or another user, you can interact with a map to find books.
The fractal view of GeoPix shows a fractal tiled structure over an interactive map. The user controls the point of view and the scale using the map, and the system fills the tiles in the fractal view...
This mashup provides you with top local news around a location. This location is by default your current one based on your IP address but you can also change it by entering an administrative area...
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