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Contributing to OSM

Well, there is no such thing as the perfect map, that’s for sure.

But how close can you get?

If I am comparing OSM to the map the supplier uses, well OSM is nearly perfect, but OSM compared to the real world (that’s what a map should represent…)  isn’t . 286 more words

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Uber and Alphabet’s Rivalry Heats Up as Director Chooses Sides

David Drummond’s having a hand in each company became untenable as the two converge on mapping technologies, ride sharing and autonomous cars.. via NYT Technology http://ift.tt/2c61gxd

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Uber and Alphabet’s Rivalry Heats Up as Director Chooses Sides by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

David Drummond’s having a hand in each company became untenable as the two converge on mapping technologies, ride sharing and autonomous cars. 18 more words

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The London Countryway

Over the winter of 2015/16 I completed the London LOOP. This is the ‘London Outer Orbital Path’ – a 150 mile signposted path that encircles our capital city. 2,279 more words

Viking Sunstone

The sunstone has long been the subject of scientific intrigue after it was described in one Icelandic saga as a magical gem which, when held up to sky, would reveal the position of the sun even before dawn or after sunset. 413 more words

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