You are expected to write an essay which analyzes a digital-geography-related project (e.g., web map, smart dashboard, geo-narrative, etc.). You are aiming for no less than 1500 words coalescing around the examined digital-geography project and readings from this quarter.
Through writing this essay, you are expected to use the learned knowledge and skills from this course to holistically examine the project’s functions and critically reflect upon its social, political, or economic implications. This essay should be focused on the specific project you are analyzing, and must include the following features:
create a dedicated GitHub repository, and write this essay on a readme.md file of this repo.
introduce this digital-geography project, including, but not limited to:
the goal of this project (why this project was made?)
the major functions
list any web map element in use (e.g., scalar bar, north arrow, legend, etc.) if it has.
the audience (who is the intended audience? who can use this project?)
the authors and their affiliations
the data collected date if it has
list the data sources
describe the systematic architecture:
client, server, services, and data.
Exploring the data flowed in between the client and server.
The major functions (you might want to open the inspector to explore the sourcecode.)
critique its overall UI/UX and Web Mapping design.
Does this project support responsive design?
describe the basemap, the thematic layer and the interactive features if it has.
analyze the pros and cons of the examined project. and discuss anything else you feel worthy to share.
reflect upon this project with the references of the readings from this course or other social theories, such as digital divide, power relationship, surveillance and/or resistance.
（All Instructions are in the link）
Two Project you can choose to analyzes are these two links
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