[talk-ph] Fwd: Using OSm data for Flicker Map in Metro Manila, Philippines (was Fwd: [OSM-talk] Results from the first VietnameseMapping Party last 18th July)

Marloue Pidor murlwe at mail2Engineer.com
Wed Aug 5 02:31:41 BST 2009


This is soo nice!

murlwe
<-----Original Message-----> 
>From: maning sambale [emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com]
>Sent: 8/5/2009 9:13:06 AM
>To: talk-ph at openstreetmap.org
>Subject: Re: [talk-ph] Fwd: Using OSm data for Flicker Map in Metro
>Manila,Philippines (was Fwd: [OSM-talk] Results from the first
VietnameseMapping
>Party last 18th July)
>
>---------- Forwarded message ----------
>From: Aaron Straup Cope <aaron at yahoo-inc.com>
>Date: Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 1:18 AM
>Subject: Re: Using OSm data for Flicker Map in Metro Manila,
>Philippines (was Fwd: [OSM-talk] Results from the first Vietnamese
>Mapping Party last 18th July)
>To: maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>
>
>
>It lives!
>http://www.flickr.com/map?&fLat=14.5884&fLon=121.0105&zl=6
>http://www.flickr.com/map?&fLat=7.0799&fLon=125.6127&zl=5
>
>Cheers,
>
>On Jul 29, 2009, at 1:32 AM, maning sambale wrote:
>
>> Alright then.  Thanks again!  This will be a boost both to OSM and
>> flickr map in the Philippines
>>
>> On 7/29/09, Aaron Straup Cope <aaron at yahoo-inc.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> I'm pulling the tiles down now. I am away until next week so that,
>>> realistically, means all the remaining tiny details won't happen
until
>>> then.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>
>>> On Jul 28, 2009, at 6:55 PM, maning sambale wrote:
>>>
>>>> Aaron,
>>>>
>>>> Just to follow-up what you mean by "next week"
>>>>
>>>> 1.  it will be in flickr map by next week
>>>> 2.  we will decide to grant your request by next week
>>>>
>>>> Of course, I prefer number 1.
>>>>
>>>> cheers,
>>>> maning
>>>>
>>>> On 7/29/09, maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Hey thanks!  Just shoot me a message if you've done it already.
>>>>>
>>>>> On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 1:28 AM, Aaron Straup
>Cope<aaron at yahoo-inc.com
>>>>>>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We'll shoot for next week, barring the usual bad craziness :D
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Jul 28, 2009, at 2:16 AM, maning sambale wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Aaron,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Hi.  I received the news via OSM-talk that Flickr Map
>is using OSM
>>>>>>> data for Hanoi and Ho Chi Mihn (see message below).
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> May we request you use OSM data for the Philippines?
> Currently our
>>>>>>> mapping is focused in Metro Manila the country's capital:
>>>>>>>
>http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=14.585&lon=121.04&zoom=11&layers=B000
FTF
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> and Davao in Mindanao:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=7.0895&lon=125.6243&zoom=14&layers=B0
0FTF
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> The data in OSM is by far better than the existing road
>data in
>>>>>>> yahoo!
>>>>>>> Please consider using OSM, in many ways, this can also
>boost our
>>>>>>> campaign to expand OSM coverage in the coutnry if
>Flickr use the
>>>>>>> data.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Thank you very much and we hope you entertain our request.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> cheers,
>>>>>>> maning
>>>>>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>>>>>> From: Ivan Garcia <capiscuas at gmail.com>
>>>>>>> Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2009 10:40:07 +0200
>>>>>>> Subject: [OSM-talk] Results from the first Vietnamese
>Mapping Party
>>>>>>> last 18th July
>>>>>>> To: Talk Openstreetmap <talk at openstreetmap.org>,
>>>>>>> talk-vi at openstreetmap.org, Sarah Manley
><Sarah at cloudmade.com>,
>>>>>>> Anousak
>>>>>>> Souphavanh <anousak at gmail.com>, Aaron Straup Cope
>>>>>>> <aaron at yahoo-inc.com>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Hi everyone,
>>>>>>> We are really sorry for being late to send u the result of
>>>>>>> Mapping Party
>>>>>>> on
>>>>>>> last 18th July:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/HanoiMappingParty2009
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Around 15 people assisted to the conferences and to the
>party,
>>>>>>> with 5
>>>>>>> GPS
>>>>>>> they divided themselves into 5 groups of 3 people each.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On behalf of the party's organization, thank you very
>much for
>>>>>>> those who
>>>>>>> attended and recorded all the data during 2 hours in
>the hot
>>>>>>> weather as
>>>>>>> well
>>>>>>> as the pollution of Ha Noi's roads.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> You can check out some pictures about our activity on
>that day
>>>>>>> here:
>>>>>>> http://tinyurl.com/OSMparty1
>>>>>>> <http://tinyurl.com/OSMparty2>
>>>>>>>
>http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=92438&id=536733262&l=bf006cf891
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Also here you'll find videos of the presentations:
>>>>>>> http://hanoi.centre-linux.org/article.php3?id_article=108
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Aaron Straut from Flickr helped us after the
>StateOfTheMap2009
>>>>>>> (probably
>>>>>>> after attending to *The State of
>>>>>>> Vietnam<http://www.slideshare.net/khanhlnq/state-of-
>>>>>>> vietnam>presentation)
>>>>>>> and he added in FLICKR
>>>>>>> * Vietnam
><http://www.flickr.com/places/vietnam/>, the OSM tiles
>>>>>>> for
>>>>>>> Ha
>Noi<http://www.flickr.com/map?place_id=L.CstOiYA5_7VNSt> and
>>>>>>> Ho Chi Minh City
><http://www.flickr.com/map?place_id=3wLzgz6YA5ns4Pn0
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> We are now thinking to make another Mapping Party this
>time in Ho
>>>>>>> Chi
>>>>>>> Minh
>>>>>>> City, and attract more people, and learn from our mistakes,
>>>>>>> experience,
>>>>>>> etc.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> After the meeting, the number of people update
>information on OSM
>>>>>>> has
>>>>>>> increased rapidly.  There are more streets and POI
>points (useful
>>>>>>> spots:
>>>>>>> restaurants, hotels, hospitals,...) have updated. You
>can check
>>>>>>> out the
>>>>>>> results of your own contribution here:
>>>>>>> http://osm.org/go/4dterHJI-
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> There is one more interesting thing, one third of the
>>>>>>> participants on
>>>>>>> that
>>>>>>> day were female ;)
>>>>>>> Right now, we still have a bit of the budget and GPS.
> If anyone
>>>>>>> has
>>>>>>> some
>>>>>>> spare time and loves mapping, please contact us here:
>>>>>>> Le Vie>'t Thanh
>>>>>>> Email: lethanhx2k at gmail.com
>>>>>>> Vietnamese Cell: 0984.468.147
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Or you can participate in the Vietnamese OSM community
>(operating
>>>>>>> by
>>>>>>> mailing
>>>>>>> list)
>>>>>>> at http://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-vi to
>get helped
>>>>>>> as well
>>>>>>> as
>>>>>>> exchange all the matters  about OSM
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>
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