[OSM-talk] Google/OSM comparison - visualised

D Tucny d at tucny.com
Sat Dec 6 14:38:59 GMT 2008


2008/12/6 Steve Chilton <S.L.Chilton at mdx.ac.uk>

> I have taken Bernard's original visual comparison (location data) and
> Alex's scoring (numerical comparison) and produced a map to visualise the
> results of the comparison.
> The result can be seen at:
> http://maker.geocommons.com/maps/1784


Looks good... but...


> <http://maker.geocommons.com/maps/1784>
> I have tried to remove any capitals that were mis-placed or incorrect, and
> obviously am using Alex's somewhat subjective metric.


There still seems to be a problem in this regard... Singapore and St Helena
seem to be part of Australia, The Cayman islands are in
Malaysia? Montserrat and Bermuda seem to be part of New Zealand, Monaco in
Germany etc...

d
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