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Day2-1130-Open source street addresses

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September 01, 2017

Day2-1130-Open source street addresses

Saturday 11:30am, Main hall
Doug Rinckes

http://2017.stateofthemap.org/2017/open-source-street-addresses/

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September 01, 2017
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  1. Open-source street addressing
    or
    Do not adjust your map, there is a problem with reality
    Doug Rinckes
    Google Switzerland

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  2. > 50%
    % of urban population,
    worldwide, who live on an
    unnamed street

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  3. ~20,000,000
    Kilometers of roads* without names
    (just over half)
    "Traffic" roads, geofabrik.de files, OSM 20170529 extract

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  4. 10% to 25%
    25% to 50%
    50% to 75%
    > 75%
    < 10%
    Percent of road network named
    "Traffic" roads, geofabrik.de files, OSM 20170529 extract

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  5. There is a problem with reality
    Do not adjust your map

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  6. Door No. 34/499 C, Green Earth
    Buildings, Behind Church of
    God & Kirthi Diamond Jewellery,
    N.H.Byepass, Palarivattom
    Signal Junction,Opposite to
    Green Consumer Home
    Appliances and Apple A Day
    building in the N.H.Byepass
    Four Lane Road,
    Poriyampadam Link Road,
    Edapally Post, Palarivattom,
    Ernakulam, Kerala 682024,
    India
    Near the old bus stop,
    India

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  7. Cholera in London 1854
    Death records included street addresses
    allowing map to be produced.
    Map enabled identification of infected water
    supply and investigation of anomalies.
    Public health implications of no addresses
    can be huge.

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  8. Cold pizza in Praia,
    Cape Verde 2017
    Deliveries in an unaddressed area are slow
    and inefficient.
    Can you find the blue house? It's near a
    yellow house.
    Now do it at night.

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  9. Not everyone has a
    smart phone
    Not everything is
    near a road
    Addresses should
    be free

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  10. 37.485812,139.934313
    Start with a latitude and longitude...

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  11. 8Q9XFWPM+8P
    Encode to a global code...

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  12. 8Q9XFWPM+8P
    Aizu-Wakamatsu
    Identify a locality...

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  13. FWPM+8P
    Aizu-Wakamatsu
    Shorten the code

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  14. FWPM+8P
    Aizu-Wakamatsu
    Fukushima Prefecture
    965-0807
    Japan

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  15. Search
    Support the global code,
    local and compound
    codes in searches.
    You can help!
    Conversion
    Provide ways to convert
    from latitude/longitude
    to long plus code, and to
    compute the compound
    code (with the locality).
    Display
    Display the codes to
    users.
    If you can get a
    compound code, show
    that. If not, show the long
    code.

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  16. Resources
    Website:
    https://plus.codes
    Open source code and docs:
    github.com/google/open-location-code
    Public discussion group:
    groups.google.com/group/open-location-code
    Contact the team at Google:
    [email protected]

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