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Google Maps & The Syrian Uprising

In recent weeks, anti-government Syrian activists used Map Maker, a Google crowdsourcing program, to rename key streets, bridges and boulevards after  revolutionary symbols and heroes.

Full report at Published by The Washington Post: February 14, 2012:

On Google, Syrians map defiance

Activists use crowdsourcing software to replace Assad regime’s street names with their own




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