[Talk-us] Am I doing this right? Houses w/ addresses

Jack Burke burkejf3 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 14 00:51:04 UTC 2015


+1


On April 13, 2015 7:32:36 PM EDT, "John F. Eldredge" <john at jfeldredge.com> wrote:
>That depends, in part, on how long you want to stand there pecking away
>at your device, and how suspicious folks are likely to become if you
>stand in front of each building for up to several minutes before moving
>on.
>
>
>On April 13, 2015 4:02:24 AM CDT, Simon Poole <simon at poole.ch> wrote:
>> 
>> IMHO if you are actually entering stuff in to a mobile device, you
>may
>> as well use vespucci and just do it properly the first time. But hten
>> I'm biased.
>> 
>> Simon
>> 
>> Am 12.04.2015 um 18:50 schrieb Greg Morgan:
>> > 
>> > 
>> > On Sat, Apr 11, 2015 at 6:35 PM, Harald Kliems <kliems at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:kliems at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> > 
>> >     In areas with detached houses, the Android app Keypadmapper has
>> >     worked pretty well for me. Once house numbers get too dense
>> (worst
>> >     case: Montreal, where each apartment in a duplex or triplex
>will
>> >     have it's own house number) it starts getting tricky assigning
>> the
>> >     number to the correct building. And yeah, Mapillary imagery can
>> >     definitely be useful for address data.
>> > 
>> > 
>> > Keypad mapper is wonderful because you are not as conspicuous when
>> using
>> > pen and paper.  I've tried using ranges were I drop the leading two
>> > digits while entering five digit numbers.  There's a bunch of post
>> > processing when you actually enter the data.  With any technique
>> that I
>> > use, I always feel like Billy in the family circus.  It is amazing
>> where
>> > people put addresses.  Commercial buildings can be the worst case
>to
>> try
>> > and find the number.
>> > 
>> > http://familycircus.com/comics/april-5-2015/
>> >  
>> > 
>> > 
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