Weekly OSM Summary #70

May 20th, 2013 – June 3rd, 2013 A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap world. Lokku and Mapbox made large donations to the OSM Server Funding 2013. Thanks guys. You can also donate here! Three OSM related projects of the Google Summer of Code have been accepted: OSM: Cached API proxy, Surveying […]

Weekly OSM Summary #63

February 11th, 2013 – February 25th, 2013 A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap (OSM) world. The next global State of the Map 2013 conference will take place in Birmingham (UK), September 6th-8th. If you would like to particip…

Weekly OSM Summary #42

April 23th, 2012 – May 7th, 2012 A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap (OSM) world. The latest news about the license change and the data rebuild-process. The OSM project has more than 600 000 registered members now. Pascal cr…

Weekly OSM Summary #16

April 17th, 2011 – May 3th, 2011 A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap world. The OSMF Strategy Working Group requested for collaboration for a review of the “Articles of Association“. And they tries to improve the OSM main si…

Weekly OSM Summary #13

March 9th, 2011 – March 20th, 2011A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap world: After the terrible earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the OSM community started efforts to provide up-to-date maps of the affected region for search-…

Weekly OSM Summary #12

02/24/2011 – 03/09/2011A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap world: Registration for the SOTM.EU is now open. Early bird tickets are 60€. The organizing team announced, that they’ve confirmed Steve Coast as a keynote speaker. …

Project of the Week: Vacation

This weeks project is to re-visit the map of the last place you went on holiday and add as many ‘tourist’ features as you can remember, to make it easier for the next visitor. You can do this from memory, by looking through your holiday photos, or…

Weekly OSM Summary #39

March 12th, 2012 – March 26th, 2012 A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap (OSM) world. There are new aerial images for Australia available online now. A new wiki page has been created to give more details about the expected ch…

Weekly OSM Summary #36

January 30th, 2012 – February 13th, 2012 A summary of all the things happening in the OpenStreetMap (OSM) world. The “License Change View” of the OSM Inspector is updated every four hours now. Several OSM Users reported that the Bing aerial imager…