[talk-ph] Meeting with waypoints.ph 20091010
emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Sat Oct 11 13:29:54 BST 2008
Yesterday I had a couple of beer with the waypoints.ph guys. Some of
them know OSM already but most are very interested on it's rapid growth
in the Philippines (particularly Metro Manila).
I talked a bit about the project, it's principles and even showed a demo
of potlatch in action.
Some of them questioned it's accuracy and reliability but I think I was
able to answer them in favor of OSM. Some of them are interested to
donate data and contribute. We will have another meeting (next week,
20081018) for a detailed tutorial on data gathering and JOSM.
I might need help from others in this group for the tutorials. Anyone
who wants to go along?
On Wed, 2008-10-08 at 22:08 +0800, maning sambale wrote:
> Just to keep everybody posted. I was invited by waypoints.ph
> maintainer ed garcia
> (http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/ed_waypointsdotph) to attend the
> waypoints eyeball. This is an informal gathering of GPS enthusiasts.
> They know about OSM and I hope by attending, we can encourage more
> We'll report here what transpired.
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