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Aaron Parecki Original Post

I've had a fascination with maps for as long as I can remember. During family road trips to San Francisco I remember tracing our route on a map with a highlighter in real-time. Many, many years later, I am able to trace my route automatically with a GPS receiver on my phone. I have been carrying a …

Hey Aaron! What software/library are you using to generate those maps with your location? Can they be considered heat maps? And what about the animated video?

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Aaron Parecki Aaron Parecki said: It's all a giant pile of PHP code I wrote ages ago, it's not even map-projection-aware it just plots on a 2D canvas. The animation is basically a timelapse of a bunch of frames of that same script played in a row. β€” 22 Jan 2020 13:25