nicolas.alvarez at gmail.com
Mon Jul 11 15:51:38 UTC 2016
2016-07-11 12:30 GMT-03:00 Ian Dees <ian.dees at gmail.com>:
> On Mon, Jul 11, 2016 at 5:23 PM, Blake Girardot <bgirardot at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On a slightly more serious note:
>> There are other solutions to the issue of lack of addresses in large
>> parts of the world.
>> Google has put forth a solution that tries to address most of the w3w
>> issues. It is open source, works off line, non-propriety, usable for
>> printed maps among other issues they try and solve, called Open
>> Location Codes aka "Plus Codes"
>> It is still a work in progress for them but they are seriously seeking
>> feedback from the OSM and humanitarian communities. I have no opinion
>> on it because it is a bit beyond my full understanding at the moment,
>> but as I said, thoughtful feedback on it would help I think.
> The mailing lists have talked about what3words before, too:
Your link is the first post on *this* thread.
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