Skip to content
CityLab
Maplab

MapLab: Geo-Party Like It’s 1999

A biweekly tour of the ever-expanding cartographic landscape.
relates to MapLab: Geo-Party Like It’s 1999
National Library of Scotland

Welcome to the latest edition of MapLab. Sign up to receive this newsletter in your inbox here.

Stock your bunkers: On April 6, a so-called “mini Y2K” is coming for GPS. The global positioning system operated by the U.S. government enters its third “epoch” on Saturday, entailing a numerical reset that could screw with older navigation devices.