Want to find your way from A to B?

You should try:
maps.openrouteservice.org

I've used it a couple of times today, and it was great.

* Uses OpenStreetMap data
* Service provided by HeiGIT
* Doesn't spy on you
* Maps look great
* Effective routes
* Share with friends
* Add your own tracks
* Export to GPX plus others
* Elevation profile

You can also go to C, D, E and many more. 😉

#OSM #maps #routes #routing #FOSS #FLOSS #CrowdSourced

@fitheach I use OsmAnd~ available for free on F-Droid :)

@solene
Interesting.

Is all of OsmAnd Free software? They have a subscription service which: "allows you to get full access to every possible OsmAnd feature". That kind of suggests the Free version is feature limited.

@fitheach the paid version on google play is the full one. This version is the only one available for free on f-froid :flan_thumbs:

@solene
I thought that was probably the case.

Does OsmAnd, from f-droid, want access to any of your data?

@fitheach it wants camera, location, microphone and storage access. (I don't know why mic and camera though o_O, I've blocked both of them) @solene

@daniel_bohrer @fitheach I don't know, I'm not a developer of that app.

Some plugins allow making vocal notes and also take pictures to help creating a google street view like service ( Idon't remember the name of the openstreet map equivalent).

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@solene @daniel_bohrer @fitheach Mapillary ( mapillary.com/ ) and OpenStreetCam ( openstreetcam.org ) are the 2 “open content” street level imagery services that help .

I don't think the camera app is for that (both have their own apps), but it's for taking a georeferenced photo so that you can add data to yourself later. It doesn't upload the image(s) anyway.

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