This past weekend the OpenStreetMap U.S. community gathered in San Francisco to examine the State of the Map. How is the crowdsourced map and its supporting infrastructure changing how mapmakers select data and services?
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Last week, just as many in the United States were getting used to commercial use of unmanned aerial systems (drones) in spite of a Federal Aviation Administration ban, a judge decided that the FAA does not, in fact, have such laws on the books. For a brief moment, perhaps, the ban was lifted. But it was quickly put back in place when the FAA appealed. What is going on in the Wild West of U.S. UAS use?...