From Subtrac­tion: Former Apple cartog­ra­pher Justin O’Beirne is writing an exten­sive, detailed and even-handed compar­ison of Google Maps and Apple Maps. The first part is online now and it’s a fasci­nating read. In surveying what cities, roads and places each product displays at given zoom levels, O’Beirne shows that the two systems, whose visual presen­ta­tions might be easily confused with one another, are in fact very not very similar at all. · Go to Comparing Google Maps and Apple Maps →