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60 :: Making Tracks

Some time ago I started adding points to OpenStreetMap. I thought I’d pick up the thread and add a new trail that was blazed in a nearby park. Using Garmin’s MapSource software, I transferred the tracks from my etrex Venture HC from my device to my computer: I then saved …

59 :: Maptime! Windsor-Essex

On Tuesday, May 13th, I hosted Maptime! Windsor-Essex at Hackforge.  The night’s theme was OpenStreetMap and I remixed the Maptime OSM presentation at github to make one that was more my own. Preparing to teach something is sometimes the best way to learn things.  During my preparation, I grew to …

37 :: Field Papers

I’m still catching up on new mapping developments that came out in July. This week I tried out the newest version of …

36 :: Trying out GeoJSON.io

In case you missed it, @tmcw basically reinvented GIS in a web browser. The data-creation/editing part, anyway. http://t.co/tJkr2axHPO — Bill Morris (@vtcraghead) …

35 :: OpenStreetYaks

So the Yak in the title in this post refers to the story of Yak Shaving. I’ve been doing a lot of …