Author Archives: Steven Romalewski

About Steven Romalewski

Thinking about the future of geography while managing geoweb projects and GIS/spatial analysis research, with a focus on urban dynamics.

NY Location-Based Apps Meetup demo

I’ll be giving a demo on May 25, 2011 at the NY Location-Based Apps Meetup about Landmarks: NY. The meetup will focus on a presentation by SimpleGeo (looking forward to hearing from them!) and also a demo about the location capabilities of … Continue reading

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iPhone version in the App Store

Today Apple approved Landmarks: New York for the App Store. Download it here. 

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iPhone version in the works

UPDATE (April 2011): Apple has approved the iPhone version.  You can download it here.   (March 2011) We’ve been spending the last couple of months developing and testing a version of Landmarks: New York to be submitted to Apple for … Continue reading

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‘Landmarks: New York’

The New York Times City Room has a terrific article about my Landmarks: New York app.  Make sure to check out the different versions. If you want to receive updates about the app, please sign up for our email list. Have an … Continue reading

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Historic Districts Council birthday party!

I attended the 40th anniversary party this week for the Historic Districts Council, the citywide historic preservation advocacy group in New York City. I hoped to meet some key people who might be interested in my Landmarks: New York app. … Continue reading

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‘Landmarks: Boston’ in the App Catalog

The Landmarks: Boston app is now available for tourists, tour guides, architects, historic preservationists, urban planners, realtors, renters & homebuyers, and anyone else curious about Boston’s architectural history.  Download it to your Palm here. Landmarks: Boston lists the official landmarked … Continue reading

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DataSF App Showcase features ‘Landmarks: San Francisco’

San Francisco is a leader in the open data movement, and in promoting applications that put the city’s data to productive use.  Our Landmarks: San Francisco app was just added to the city’s DataSF App Showcase, highlighting its value for … Continue reading

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Landmarks: New York featured at DNAinfo.com

“Landmarks: New York” was featured yesterday in a great article at DNAinfo.com, an online news service focused on Manhattan news. The article highlights how the app makes it easy to find “undiscovered architectural jewels” throughout the city.  It includes a … Continue reading

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The latest NYC landmarks: Coney Island Shore Theater & more

The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission approved 4 new landmarked sites on December 14, 2010 — and we’ve updated Landmarks: New York with info on each one. The new designations were featured in the New York Times City Room blog, highlighting … Continue reading

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Landmarks: San Francisco – for the iPhone & more

UPDATED POST: The Landmarks: San Francisco app is available for the iPhone as well as the HP Palm as described below.  For more info on the iPhone version, check out: the app’s key features; and our blog’s original post highlighting the … Continue reading

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