Nov 25 2016

Missing Maps

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryMissing Maps

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Quartz takes a look at the Missing Maps project, which I suppose can best be described as a way to jumpstart mapping the unmapped developing regions of the world with OpenStreetMap. What’s interesting about Missing Maps is how it systematically¬†deals out¬†tasks to people best able to do them: remote volunteers trace imagery, community volunteers do … Continue reading "Missing Maps"

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