NeogeographyWeb 2.0

Web 2.0 in Five Minutes

By January 21, 2008 No Comments

Web 2.0, Neogeogrpahy, Crowd Sourcing etc takes up a lot of our thinking at the moment while preparing the forthcoming Digital Urban book.

The movie embedded below is well worth a look, despite being 11 months old in these fast moving times it makes some good points in a simple manner:

Originally from the point to grab is that the information world has changed and with it the world of geographic information, collaboration, interaction and with it almost every kind of science.

These are exciting times in science, geographic information and urban visualisation in general. Is the Web 2.0 Information Revolution as important at the Industrial Revolution? – Quite possibly, time will tell…


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.