Google Maps and OpenStreetMap Data Views – Find The 10 Differences

Google Maps had The Atlantic over for a chat about how they work up their 'deep map' from various sources. It's interesting to read about how Google invests incredible amounts of money and manpower to try and do the best job possible of capturing ground truth without people on the ground. The article contains some … Continue reading Google Maps and OpenStreetMap Data Views – Find The 10 Differences

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The End Of Flickr?

Well, certainly not today, and certainly not soon, but the introduction of georeferenced photos on Google Maps this week will certainly rock the online photo communities' boat. Sure, there are tons of websites overlaying flickr photos on top of a web map, and most are richer than what Google Maps currently offers. Take for example … Continue reading The End Of Flickr?