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Using Interactive Maps in Community Applications

Schafer, Wendy A. (2001) Using Interactive Maps in Community Applications. Technical Report TR-01-07, Computer Science, Virginia Tech.

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Interactive maps provide unique ways to support community applications. In particular, they enable new collaborative activities. Map-based navigation supports a community environment as well as virtual tours. Interactive maps can also function as a tool in collecting historical information and discussing new spatial layouts. These examples indicate the numerous opportunities for interactive maps to support collaboration.

Item Type:Departmental Technical Report
Keywords:Collaborative activities
Subjects:Computer Science > Human Computer Interaction
ID Code:531
Deposited By:User, Eprints
Deposited On:21 May 2002