News and Analysis
The BBC Click podcast interviews Patrick Meier who is on his way to The Philippines about the crowdsourced response to the typhoon.
At this Saturday's Tyee Master Class, "Data-Driven Web for Beginners," [Hugh] Stimson will teach, in a small and intimate setting, the tricks of his trade to people who have never written a line of code and frankly don't intend to.
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Those who pick up Jolla's first smartphone won't be hurting for content. The mobile startup has just struck a deal to use Nokia's Here services for map data in Sailfish OS; early adopters will have detailed location info in 190 countries.
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On Thursday Nov. 14th Heidelberg University organized a Mapathon to support crisis mapping in OpenStreetMap after Typhoon Haiyan. Here's a recap of the days events and contributions to the cause.
The Eclipse Foundation supports a vibrant an open source community, including the new LocationTech Initiative. This interview with Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director, provides some insight into the Foundation and its community.