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OpenStreetMap past(s), OpenStreetMap future(s) (AAG2016)

OpenStreetMap past(s), OpenStreetMap future(s) (AAG2016)

Presentation at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, San Francisco

Blog post summarizing the talk: https://hi.stamen.com/openstreetmap-past-s-openstreetmap-future-s-cafddc2a4736

Alan McConchie

March 31, 2016
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  1. [email protected] // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp
    Alan McConchie
    Lead Cartographer, Stamen Design
    PhD Candidate, University of British Columbia
    [email protected] // @mappingmashups
    AAG San Francisco
    March 31, 2016
    OpenStreetMap past(s),
    OpenStreetMap future(s)
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    wiki.osm.org/wiki/Stats
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    wiki.osm.org/wiki/Stats
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    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Size_of_Wikipedia

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    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedians

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    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Notability

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    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deletionism_and_inclusionism_in_Wikipedia

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    OSM has no notability rule:
    an arbitrary amount of detail is possible

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    OSM has no notability rule:
    an arbitrary amount of detail is possible
    but somebody has to maintain it!

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    From wiki gardening...
    ...to map gardening?

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    source: NASA

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    1. Ghost town
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    2. Garden
    3. Borgesian map
    4. Singularity
    Cosmological futures for OpenStreetMap:

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    New vs modified nodes (hypothesis)

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    1. Ghost town

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    1. Ghost town

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    2. Garden

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    2. Garden

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    3. Borgesian map

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    3. Borgesian map

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    tangrams.github.io/curblines by @saikofish

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    bostonography.com/2014/where-not-to-park-in-cambridge

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    4. Singularity

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    4. Singularity

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    OSM planet file (actual)

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    London

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    Berlin

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    Tokyo

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    Port-au-Prince, Haiti

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    San Francisco

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    Moscow

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    Necessary number of gardening edits
    =
    +
    New nodes × error rate
    Existing nodes × rate of real-world change
    ?

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    @mappingmashups
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    Thanks!
    [email protected]
    Slides: sta.mn / dnp

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