[talk-ph] Microsoft is letting OpenStreetMap trace from their aerial imagery!!!

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 23 23:50:13 GMT 2010


Here'e an announcement from the Bing Maps Blog:
http://www.bing.com/community/site_blogs/b/maps/archive/2010/11/23/bing-engages-open-maps-community.aspx


On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 1:25 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Read it from the blog of Steve Coast, who have joined Microsoft's Bing
> Maps division: http://blog.stevecoast.com/im-working-at-microsoft-and-were-donating-ima
>
> Relevant quote: "Microsoft is donating access to it's global
> orthorectified aerial imagery to help OpenStreetMappers make the map
> even better than it already is."
>
> Microsoft has vastly more and newer satellite imagery than Yahoo! has.
> This will certainly drastically increase the data in OSMPH.
>
> :-D
>



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