Here are some nice internet-based network maps...
Barry Wellman wrote:
> "Carolyn" et al.
> There are many maps of cyberspace. Telegeography is my basic source/site
> for them.
> Kartoo tries to do something different: maps of links between specific
> nodes. I can find myself in Kartoo; I can't in a map of the entire web.
> It's the difference between a whole network and an ego-network analysis.
> However, I haven't had a chance to compare my sense of my web ego-network
> with Kartoo's.
> Barry Wellman Professor of Sociology NetLab Director
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> On Tue, 20 Aug 2002 [log in to unmask] wrote:
> > Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2002 18:10:33 -0500
> > From: [log in to unmask]
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: Re: MAPPING-CYBERSPACE
> > I remember seeing a print out of a "map" of links in cyberspace
> > several years ago (map of links off of websites). It was in a
> > professional techy (not academic techy) magazine. It was sort of
> > figure eight shaped overall with a couple of bottle necks but also
> > with dense links parts near the middle of the eight sort of like the
> > hub of a wheel and mostly went to other dense areas relatively few
> > links away, it had several larger loops with few ways in or out of
> > the loops that had mostly a "ring" configuration overall (some of
> > these loops were pretty distant from the center of the eight and if I
> > remember correctly one had dense connections on one corner of the
> > ring to outside the ring and then went mostly to stuff unconnected
> > outside the ring,, there were also several larger area that were
> > pretty inner connected/dense that were very close to the "bottle
> > necks".
> > Carolyn
> > >Kartoo is a search engine that displays network results.
> > >I recall someone posting its coordinates a while ago; here is a longer
> > >description.
> > >
> > > Barry
> > >
> > >(See the graphical version of this issue at http://www.infovis.net/E-zine/2=
> > >002/num_97.htm)
> > >
> > >A new meta search engine, KartOO (http://www.kartoo.com), was launched on A=
> > >pril 25th, 2002. It=92s based on a technology developed for 3 years by Laur=
> > >ent Baleydier and his team, from the company Kartoo.S.A. constituted in 200=
> > >1 and successor of Alcyon Interactive Company