flickrvision: Real Time Images from Around the World
flickrvision, by David Troy, is absolutely mesmerizing. He’s taking in data from the Flickr API, and overlaying it against what appears to be Google Earth. Pretty brilliant stuff, and it’s just really compelling to watch.
I absolutely love projects like this. It’s something that, at once, makes the world seem both colossal and intimate… a place full of strangers I recognize. [Link via mclarkson]