Have you ever thought “Gee I wonder if you took data, and coloured the image based on the distance to the nearest building?”

No? What kind of person _are_ you? 😛
(red=0→1km, orange=1→2km, yellow=2→5km,green=5→50km, blue=>50km)

The 14th Annual General Meeting of the Foundation will be held online on Saturday, 12 December 2020 at 16:00 UTC.


Someone made a recursive relation in which broke our Nominatim servers. Hilariously, it was in Chernobyl.
Here's how to fix lists.openstreetmap.org/piperm

One of these days I will figure out what the @weeklyOSM form submission fields mean.

Until then, I'll just copy/paste the same thing in all the boxes. 😛😛😛

uh-oh, people are adding `cuisine:wikidata` tags to ... 😭😭
Replacing some nice human readable data with references to a privatizable database for programmers

The servers seem down? (used by ) Likewise my IRCCloud.com access...

I have been informed that singing ABBA is against the Rules of Order of the Foundation Board.

I really need to read more about what happened to , and if there are any lessons there for (esp the )

I used to think there was nothing to map in in Germany. Then I opened up . So many things to map now!

Isn't there a browser add on for automatically opening Google Maps (etc) links in ? I recall seeing one, but I can't remember the name. Open Multi Maps or something?

Has anyone counted how many TIGER imported data in USA haven't been touched since the import?

An original goal of BestOfOSM.org was to show places that are well mapped in . Now so many places look really good in the standard osm-carto map style.

So we need the NEXT LEVEL of map style!

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needs a new map redering/style which goes OTT on details. Something that shows pavements(/“sidewalks”), street lighting, building sizes, more PoI details etc etc.

We need more & better presets for “themed” things. Let's make *deeper*, *deeper* data.

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I dislike how it's easier to add chains of big brands (e.g. McDonalds) to , rather than types of independent venues. I think we've lost something if becomes a great map... of chains.

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It's kinda amazing how many Irish pubs there are in Germany. Not surprising I suppose.

I've created a preset for iD, the web editor to make it easier to collect them.

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