Object_Id : 134
Title : Interactive Atlas - Map Quest
Node_Type : Production
Format : HTML
Address : http://www.mapquest.com/
Keywords : travel
Abstract : I have used 2 main features:
Specify origin & destination of any trip within N. America.
The software will return detailed directions and maps for
the trip. Includes details such as type of roads, tolls,
expected time for journey, etc.
interactively select maps for anywhere in the world:
pan, scan in, scan out, display icons for several useful
locations - e.g airports, hotels, businesses, points of
good down to street level in USA.
Can easily find location of a specified hotel, or business,
In most other countries, OK to city level & major highways.
Some detail in some major cities.
e.g. Brisbane locale showed a
few nearby towns such as
Ipswich, Goodna, Morningside, Brighton, Logan, Beenleigh.
Some street level detail for downtown, only.
If you register as a user (free), you can tailor how it
interacts with you, and can record personal
Date_Entry_Created : 14/11/96
Entry_Created_By : Mike Husband
Entry_Last_Modified_By : Mike Husband
Asset_Qualification : excellent
IP_or_Copyright_Owner : mapquest
Projects_Used_In : any
Reference_Type : service
Internal_or_External : External
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