The hacker in me loves when people figure out better ways to use computers like this.

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Yet another very clever idea for storing map tiles in space efficient ways! 🤔👍🏻
protomaps.com/blog/pmtiles-v3-

RT @bdon@twitter.com

New Hilbert-based tile addressing and 75000x compression in PMTiles v3

protomaps.com/blog/pmtiles-v3-

🐦🔗: twitter.com/bdon/status/155714

Has anyone made a better man page reader? I'm just using my standard #unix pager here.

C'mon, there a whole generation of new (#rust) CLI unix tools (yay! 👍🏻), surely someone's made an attempt at making man pages easier to read.

RT @xruiztru@twitter.com

Maps shows the longest direct rail journeys that do not involve changing train (by distance). Source: buff.ly/3tv5VzC

🐦🔗: twitter.com/xruiztru/status/15

To filter out error messages from a unix command, use this bash snippet:

... | 2> >(grep -vP 'SPAM' >&2)

`grep -vP "is (unstable|deprecated|experimental)"`

oh yeah filtering out “error” messages I don't care about

RT @arnalielsewhere@twitter.com

Can we talk about the mental labor that non-native English speaker experience to translate everything in English to their native language and vice versa?

🐦🔗: twitter.com/arnalielsewhere/st

BTW: in case folks reading this have a cool FOSS project that needs funding, please be aware that we have a deadline for submitting these tomorrow (August 1st) noon.

Don't feel intimidated - it is really light-weight to submit something (you can do it in less than an hour if need be).

Have a look at nlnet.nl/propose -

Anyone able to help the OpenStreetMap project out with some nitty gritty hardware purchasing stuff?

RT @penorman@twitter.com

Looking for @Supermicro_SMCI@twitter.com system integrator with online quote tool. Must have
- Supermicro 1124US-TNRP
- Good selection of SATA and NVMe SSDs, including Samsung PM9A3 and Samsung PM893
- Shipping to EU

🐦🔗: twitter.com/penorman/status/15

is going to turn 18 years old very soon!

To see what parties are available in your region, check this page. Nothing there? Why not organise something yourself. 😄

wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Op

“So what did you do on holidays in Australia?”

me: “umm... usual touristy things...”

Are you anyway artistic, or creative? Here's a way to show off some work to the wider OpenStreetMap community! Submit a poster!

RT @sotm@twitter.com

1Day until the deadline for CALL FOR POSTERS!

Submit yours now!

More info: 2022.stateofthemap.org/calls/p

twitter.com/sotm/status/154036

🐦🔗: twitter.com/sotm/status/155330

Do you want to Ask the Foundation Board Anything? We're running a panel Q&A discussion at State of the Map (@sotm) in a few weeks.
More details here (& how to ask a Q):
wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/St

Do you know that there's an alternative tool to explore the latest changes on ?

tyrasd.github.io/latest-change

Another golden egg 🥚 from Martin Raifer . 🎉

1Day until the deadline for CALL FOR POSTERS!

Submit yours now!

More info: 2022.stateofthemap.org/calls/p

RT @sotm@twitter.com

CALL FOR POSTERS is now open!

We're looking forward for informative and creative posters about anything !

Deadline: 31 July

More on our blog: blog.openstreetmap.org/2022/06

🐦🔗: twitter.com/sotm/status/154036

My hacker/programmer brain just shuts off when doing GUIs which could be scripted.

If I can script something, I can be happy.

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Wait, QGis has a command line mode? That sounds useful. I just cannot be dealing with GUIs.

docs.qgis.org/3.22/en/docs/use

Ça faisait quelques temps que je me disais qu'il fallait que je cartographie les passages piétons arc-en-ciel de ma ville.
🌈
Ce thème #MapComplete m'en a donné l'occasion en quelques secondes :
mapcomplete.osm.be/rainbow_cro
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#openstreetmap #lgbt
Ping @amapanda

They do also sell dresses for women, and other clothing for men, so it's ok to tag it that way too. 🙂

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