The Hollywood Sign might be one of the most recognisable things on Earth, but a group of people who live near the sign are trying to hide it, even as it looms in the hills in plain sight. By removing it from Google Maps.
A decade ago, OpenStreetMaps launched as a free, open-source alternative to the other mapping tools. Turns out that the collaborative experiment worked exceptionally well, and thanks to a new site, you can see for yourself how the Wikipedia of mapping has covered the whole planet.
An exclusive re-examination of historical lyrics has narrowed down the area the Proclaimers were heading to in their 1988 smash I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles), suggesting the brothers may have been travelling as far afield as Iceland or Portugal in pursuit of the person they both appear to be unreasonably obsessed with.