[OSM-talk] Name challenge - what to call the new OSM+Wikidata service?
Blake Girardot HOT/OSM
blake.girardot at hotosm.org
Sun Sep 17 15:32:48 UTC 2017
On Sun, Sep 17, 2017 at 9:57 AM, Yves <yvecai at gmail.com> wrote:
> So, no OpenSparqlMap, then? :(
> Sad, this policy definitely broke something.
I agree 100%
> Le 17 septembre 2017 12:58:12 GMT+02:00, Blake Girardot
> <bgirardot at gmail.com> a écrit :
>> How does this relate to the new draft trademark policy?
>> I can't tell from the draft policy, but I believe that OSM at least is
>> a protected mark, not sure about osm.
>> But I do think Simone Poole asked the community to stop naming things
>> with osm trademarks in them or variations on openstreetmap phrase.
>> On Sat, Sep 16, 2017 at 5:11 PM, Yuri Astrakhan <yuriastrakhan at gmail.com>
>>> The new service is getting more and more usage, but it lacks the most
>>> important thing - a good name. So far my two choices are:
>>> * wikosm
>>> * wikidosm
>>> Suggestions? Votes? The service combines Wikidata and OpenStreetMap
>>> databases, and uses SPARQL (query language) to search it, so might be
>>> to reflect that in the name.
>>> P.S. I know this is the hardest problem after off-by-one and caching...
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>>> talk at openstreetmap.org
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