Crowdsourced maps reshaping geography

Michael M. Grynbaum, reporting for the New York Times:

Barry F. Hersh, a professor at the Schack Institute of Real Estate at New York University, said online maps were only the latest tool in a long line of technology influencing geography. “The telephone company once decided which neighborhood you were in,” he said.

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