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I have stumbled upon this web site:

Winner of the day on a css portal. When you look at the actual page - it is a custom map, like those of Google Maps.

What technology, client-side and server-side, poweres this site? If you don't know this one in particular, what platforms can provide infrastructure to facilitate creation of such custom maps?

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This site uses Leaflet which is an open source JS Library for interactive maps.

Looks like they've combined it with jQuery, but you could just as easily use a different JS Framework like Angular or KnockOut.

You could probably get Google Maps, using their API, to do something similar with some kind of customized layer.

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