Right next on my hack weekend tasks is try to contribute to some android apps. Never really done any dev

OK, I've managed to muddle my way through Ruby on Rails and I think I've fixed the papercut bug I had, so I've made a pull request. ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™‚

OK, let's take my first attempt at Ruby on Rails programming. Time to try to add something to the website code base! ๐Ÿ™‚

Over on the reddit, someone asked about mapping buildings easier, so people are sharing tips, and how to use 's building tools plugin.
reddit.com/r/openstreetmap/com

There's a biannual hack weekend in Karlsruhe this weekend. ๐Ÿ™‚ Should be great fun, as always.
wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Ka

There's a hurricane hitting parts of Florida, USA soon. Help validate the road network in here. (this is for experienced mappers)
tasks.openstreetmap.us/project

Are you a member of the Foundation? It supports the OpenStreetMap project (servers & trademarks are legally owned by the ). You can join an vote for only ยฃ15 per year, and help influence part of OSM, and vote for the board of directors. ๐Ÿ™‚
Join today!
blog.openstreetmap.org/2018/10

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RT @openstreetmap
Let's join hands together and shape the future of OpenStreetMap, join OpenStreetMap Foundation! blog.openstreetmap.org/2018/10

I discovered this site today: Inkatlas, looks like an easy way to get a print out of an area with data
inkatlas.com

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Ever wondered where corporate-supported editing is happening in #OpenStreetMap [0] ?

hat tip to Eugene for sharing this in our #OSMAsia telegram channel [1] .

[0]: townsendjennings.com/data-team
[1] t.me/OpenStreetMapAsia

I've been trying to improve coastlines in . "PGS" is a very old, low quality, coastline import from 10+ years ago. This query will lead you to coastlines that could use attention. I remove the `source=PGS` tag when I've reviewed a coastline

[out:xml][timeout:25];( way["natural"="coastline"]["source"="PGS"]({{bbox}}); ); out meta; >; out meta qt;

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I wonder about some sort of mentoring programme? I'm willing to help new mappers in how to do OSM stuff, how to navigate around OSM. I don't have any qualifications for teaching, just OSM experience and a desire to help.
Would that be good? Should we do this?

I wonder about some sort of mentoring programme? I'm willing to help new mappers in how to do OSM stuff, how to navigate around OSM. I don't have any qualifications for teaching, just OSM experience and a desire to help.
Would that be good? Should we do this?

Awesome! Looks like all the videos from State of the Map have been uploaded!
RT @sotm :
After a pause, I've continued processing and uploading the conference videos.
youtube.com/channel/UCLqJsr_5P What talk are you waiting for?
Which is your favourite video?

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