Need assistance to attend #sotm2020? Don't forget to apply for a travel grant or scholarship. Deadline for applications is 15th February! https://blog.openstreetmap.org/2020/01/18/sotm2020-applications-for-scholarships-open/
I can't believe that people still comment " #women are less interested in technical stuff" under blog posts with the topic of #diversity: https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/mikelmaron/diary/391966#comment46404
Understanding #Overpass, the API of #OpenStreetMap: https://hann.io/articles/2020/understanding-overpass.
@karlos I think other microblogging accounts would be better and more in keeping with the vibe. RSS feed for that is different
Applications for @sotm 2020 scholarships are now open! This year we are offering new travel grants to reimburse a portion of travel costs, in addition to our previous program that fully covers all costs with a full scholarship: https://blog.openstreetmap.org/2020/01/18/sotm2020-applications-for-scholarships-open/ Deadline: 15 February 2020.
@MapAmore your twitter account is the same as your account. How do you mirror that? Do you post on twitter and auto post to masto? Or post on masto and auto post to twitter?
Community members, what are your thoughts on OSM's strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities and threats that OSM faces? Please share them on the wiki page created by @allan_mustard: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/OSM_SWOT (you need an OSM wiki account). Read more: https://blog.openstreetmap.org/2020/01/16/osm-swot-2020-share-your-thoughts/
@BalooUriza I wanted the whole planet file. There are plenty of ways to get region extracts 😉😉😉
@sillystring but it sounds interesting!
@sillystring I don't know much about how well it works. Just cause it's written in a spec doc doesn't mean it's real... Alas..
I need to look into this more
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