Single topic Tumblr shows how much can happen in a city in just seven years.

Google released its “Street View Time Machine” last month, allowing users to see the changes that can occur in a place over seven years. However, the Time Machine will always have its limitations; the Google Street View cars can only sweep over an area so many times over seven years, but sometimes you want a more fine-grained view, especially in urban hot spots of regeneration or deterioration. Sadly, Detroit is one of the latter.

The blog GooBing Detroit combines maps from two competing services, Google's and its rival Bing, to form a portrait of Detroit since the housing crisis.

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