Jan 13 2009
This is really cool if you are into Geographical Information Systems.
Mapbar (China’s largest online mapping service) has teamed up with IDOIDO (Marriage website) to create a social mapping service for those lucky couples about to tie the knot. You just click on the IDO Map and you can run searches for: landmarks, train stations, scenic spots, public parks, educational institutes (what?), municipal agencies, and route info.
Not layered information like a true GIS project but getting there. Here is a query from the IDOIDO website on Nuclear Power that shows the Beijing Nuclear Power Ltd Co.:
IDODO Internet Bars
IDOIDO Hacker Restaurant (What?)
Sadly, the search for military only returned the location for the military museum.
I’m a bride with special needs!