[OSM-talk] Fwd: Nav4All navigation shut down by Navteq

Jochen Plumeyer jochen at plumeyer.org
Mon Feb 1 22:09:51 GMT 2010


Hi Frederik,

On Lun 01 Feb 2010, Frederik Ramm wrote:
> (In my OSM talks I like to show a communist-era poster about a five-year
> command economy plan. Command economy sounds like a good idea on paper
> but it turns out that the amount of planning required to get it to work
> is more than mankind can muster. The same, I think, is true for a
> world-wide OSM Ontology.)

But hey, the old failed communists had bad computers.
Modern logistics planning today would be a totally different ... failure, as 
you can see in Haiti.

Cheers,

Jochen






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