Interfaces for Accessing Geo-referenced News Archives

The news summary on the left side processes the Associated Press news feed with the Yahoo! Geocoding API and displays the results via Google Maps ( The second screenshot shows a geotemporal news browser that allows users to search a news database via query terms and time-interval sliders, and presents matching articles mapped onto a region of interest (Rüger, S., 2005, "Putting the User in the Loop: Visual Resource Discovery", 3rd International Workshop on Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval. Glasgow, UK).

Source: Chapter 1, page 10.

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