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Finding Geocaches Along a Route

Of course, cycling involves a lot of routing unless you’re the sort that strictly wanders wherever the mood may take you. I’m a planner so I always make a plan before setting out of my bike and that plan is usually decided upon based on several factors. 1,142 more words

 The GPX and KML file

This is something that I’ve stumbled upon when planning for my next backpacking trip, the difference between a GPX (GPS exchange file) and KML (keyhole markup language) so maybe I’ll just share a bit. 324 more words


Skydrop Vario

So… ich bin gespannt.
Ich hab mir das Skydrop Vario von Skybean bestellt, da ich eigentlich nur eine akustische Ausgabe wollte. Generell hätte mir ein Microvario gereicht, aber für den Preis bin ich doch dann sehr gespannt, was dieses kleine Ding dann alles kann. 276 more words


Nechako Aquifer & Wells

Curious where the Nechako Aquifer is located, now that a new report (article) has indicated that a hazardous chemical spill causing the loss of any of the city’s high capacity wells, “would be catastrophic for the city in terms of quality of life, sustainable economic growth, and environmental damage”? 44 more words


Mapping tip: how to convert and filter KML into a list with Open Refine

Original image by GotCredit/Flickr

If you are working with map data that uses the shapes of regions or countries, chances are you’ll need to work with… 688 more words

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