Monthly Archives: May 2013

Introducing “map gardening”

Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance. – Kurt Vonnegut, Hocus Pocus p. 238 At the recent Association of American Geographers conference in Los Angeles, I presented some of my in-progress dissertation research on the dynamics of editing behavior in OpenStreetMap. In the next […]

Posted in Mapping, Networks, not_geowebchat | 2 Responses

#geowebchat transcript, 21 May 2013

@mappingmashups May 18, 3:34pm Next #geowebchat: Personalized maps & the #filterbubble (suggested reading: theatlanticcities.com/technology/201…) Join the chat, Tues 12pm PDT. Please RT! @mappingmashups May 18, 3:40pm Here’s the sign-up link for the new Google Maps: maps.google.com/help/maps/hell…. Maybe you’ll get an invite in time to try it out before #geowebchat @mappingmashups 10:25am More reading for #geowebchat […]

Posted in geowebchat, Mapping, Networks | Leave a comment

#geowebchat transcript, 7 May 2013

@re_sieber May 06, 2:59pm Tmr #geowebchat 3pm EDT ‘That sh1t is hard to teach!’ Getting our colleagues 2appreciate challenges of teaching ever changing geoweb. Pls RT @peterajohnson 11:44am @re_sieber @AndrewShears can’t make it to #geowebchat. Driving in rural Nova Scotia @re_sieber 11:59am #geowebchat in a minute: That sh1t is hard to teach!Get colleagues 2appreciate challenges […]

Posted in geowebchat, Mapping, Networks | Leave a comment