Sometime in the next ~10hr, the 100,000,000th changeset will be added to !

Follow the edits here:jwestman.gitlab.io/osm-in-real

RT @allan_mustard@twitter.com:

Anonymized raw data and summary stats of the 2021 Foundation's community can be downloaded from wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/20

🐦🔗 twitter.com/allan_mustard
@OpenStreetMap

I wonder how to tag Informed Consent for people in ... 🤔

I've started an discussion, to try to hammer out how to add it to OSM. Reply to that mailing list, or here, or whatever.

lists.openstreetmap.org/piperm
@OpenStreetMap

RT @sp8962@twitter.com

Sigh, compressed take on the bloomberg article:

- corporate involvement in OSM has always been a thing (remember skobbler? MapQuest?). OSM is -not- wikipedia.

- tensions due to corporate involvement go back just as far, definitely far further back than 2014.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/sp8962/status/1362

“The beauty of the project is its ability to incorporate different viewpoints,”

Oh yes! We are all able to edit the same one commonly owned database, and different interest groups can do different things, and that's great. 🙂

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“Maps can never be a perfect representation of the world — they are instead a representation of how the map-makers perceive the world,”

Another good thing to remember when doing

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“Inside the ‘Wikipedia of Maps,’ Tensions Grow Over Corporate Influence”

Interesting article about . While obviously it simplifies some things, it's not too bad.

bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

RT @allan_mustard@twitter.com

1/11 Many thanks to all who participated in the @openstreetmap@twitter.com 2021 community survey, which ended Feb 14. The Board is analyzing the results.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/allan_mustard/stat

Don't forget, only a few days left to have your opinion counted in the 2021 Community Survey! Please take a few mins to fill in this anonymous survey to help the Foundation Board (which I'm on) know more about the community. 🙂 (boosts welcome)

blog.openstreetmap.org/2021/01

RT @osm_ie@twitter.com

Members of the community in Ireland are getting little swag gifts today for mapping and validating on the task.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/osm_ie/status/1359

Worldwide walking & cycling isochrones (“Show everywhere within X min. travel”) based on data. Also intersection of isochrones. A great way to find the most convenient place to meet your friend!

commutetimemap.com/map

RT @liotier@twitter.com

Worldwide public transport isochrones based on data. Yes, but also intersection of isochrones - awesome when you need to find the most convenient place to meet your friend !
commutetimemap.com/map?places=

🐦🔗: twitter.com/liotier/status/135

So you want to suggest an tagging scheme....

RT @cassidoo@twitter.com

(Virtually) hug your open source maintainers today

🐦🔗: twitter.com/cassidoo/status/13

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