OpenStreetMap

Odisha: Four schoolchildren killed as truck runs over them in Bhadrak district

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced an ex gratia relief of Rs 2 lakh each to their families.<p>At least four schoolchildren were killed after a …

India News

Chhattisgarh Armed Force jawan accused of electrocuting wife to death, taken into police custody

Suresh Miri allegedly killed his wife after suspecting her of having an affair.<p>A Chhattisgarh Armed Force jawan allegedly electrocuted his wife to …

Crime

Chhattisgarh: Security forces kill eight Maoists in Bijapur district, say police

The operation is still under way in a forest along the border of Bijapur and Dantewada districts.<p>Security forces killed eight Maoists in …

Chhattisgarh

Haryana: Four people die after inhaling toxic gases at bio-gas plant in Kurukshetra district

Villagers said the agriculture department must warn them of such risks when it persuades them to set up bio-plants.<p>Four people died on Wednesday …

India News

Uttarakhand: At least 14 die after state transport corporation bus falls into gorge

Search and rescue operations are on, the government has also ordered a magisterial inquiry into the matter.<p>At least 14 people died and 18 sustained …

India News

Sales Associate at Green Light District - Tigard, OR 97223 Cannabis Jobs

Job Description:<p>© craigslist - Map data ©OpenStreetMap<br>(google map)<p>compensation: DOE<br>employment type: full-time<p>Green Light District Smokeshop is …

Cannabis Industry

Why use OpenStreetMap instead of Google Maps ?

Cet article est également disponible en français : http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/jbelien/diary/44358<i>Article written for open Summer of code …

Maps

Andhra Pradesh: At least 10 people reported missing after boat capsizes in Gautami river

There were more than 40 people, mostly students, on the boat, reports said.<p>At least 10 people were reported missing after a boat capsized in the …

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh: Six workers die after gas leak at private steel mill in Tadipatri town

The incident took place while testing was being conducted following maintenance operations.<p>At least six workers died after a poisonous gas leaked at …

Andhra Pradesh

Bihar: 120 schoolchildren in Lakhisarai district fall ill after eating hostel food

Students at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Barahaiya complained of nausea and stomach ache after dinner on Thursday.<p>At least 120 children at a …

India News

Delhi: School allegedly locked 16 primary schoolgirls in basement for not paying fees, case filed

The girls were reportedly in the basement without food and water for close to five hours, their parents alleged.<p>The Delhi Police have registered a …

Crime

Bihar: BSF chopper carrying top CRPF officials makes emergency landing, all personnel safe

The personnel inside the chopper were on their way to a review meeting of the Commando Battalion for Resolute Action in Gaya district.<p>A Border …

Border Security

This Map Shows Commuting Times Across The Entire Planet

A new map reveals how long it takes to get to the world’s cities–an important indicator for the economic health of any community.<p>Despite the fact that incredibly fast adoption of cell phones and internet access are helping close the gap of inequality and poverty, it’s not enough. The United …

University of Oxford

New OpenStreetMap Vector Basemap Available

Esri is introducing a new OpenStreetMap Vector Basemap built using OSM data that will be freely available to users and developers.

ArcGIS

LeBron James likes to bike to work. We tested his route — and it’s dangerous

LeBron James made headlines in 2012 by biking from his Coconut Grove home to a Miami Heat game. If he wants to pedal to work as a Laker, it will take …

Lebron James

Chhattisgarh: Two BSF jawans killed in IED blast in Bastar

The constables were reportedly on a motorbike when the improvised explosive device went off.<p>Two Border Security Force personnel were killed in a …

Extremism

Meet Your Mappers

Meet Your Mappers (MYM) is a new tool I built for OpenStreetMap. It shows you the mappers in your area as a table that looks like this:<p>You can sort …

Maps

How to animate a Polyline using the osmdroid library in Android?

I want to animate a Polyline consisting of many GeoPoints using the osmdroid library. I found some answers to this question already like this one: …

Animation

OpenStreetMap now lets you edit maps with Microsoft’s Bing Streetside imagery

OpenStreetMap (OSM), the crowdsourced mapping project that lets anyone update and edit online maps, has announced that it now supports Bing Streetside imagery in its online iD editor.<p>This represents a notable development for OSM, which is one of the internet’s major online mapping platforms, …

Business

Bing Streetside imagery now available in OpenStreetMap iD editor

Interactive Bing Streetside viewer embedded in the iD editor © CC-BY-SAWe are excited to announce that you can now use Bing Streetside photographs …

Maps

Why Apple is giving Maps the big reboot

The new Apple Maps is starting its Bay Area, California roll out today. Here's why that's so important to Apple, us, and our collective future.This …

Apple

How to read csv coordinates and plot them with javascript?

I've a problem reading a csv file with javascript. It's a multiline csv with columns about coordinates(latitude and longitude in a list together in …

JavaScript

Rajasthan: Man allegedly rapes three-year-old girl in Jaipur

The child’s mother tried to catch the accused, but he managed to escape.<p>A man allegedly raped a three-year-old girl in Kanota area of Jaipur in …

Crime

Telangana: At least 10 die in blaze at a fireworks factory in Warangal

Several people were injured in the fire, which began around 11.30 am.<p>At least 10 people died in a blaze at a fireworks factory in Kashibugga area of …

Telangana

Microsoft Generates 125 million Building Footprints using AI and Deep Learning

Microsoft has announced the availability of approximately 125 million building footprint polygon geometries in all 50 US States in an open source …

Machine Learning

New Navigation App from Apple for more Detailed Data

Despite the significant improvements it had made in its navigation and maps app since 2012, Apple didn’t achieve the hoped-for success.

Middle East

#101: Teaching robots to grasp with two-stage networks; Silicon Valley VS Government AI; why procedural learning can generate natural curriculums.

<b>Making better maps via AI:</b> <i><br>…Telenav pairs machine learning with OpenStreetCam data to let everyone make better maps…</i> <br>Navigation company Telenav has …

Data Science

Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead in Burari

Ten of the bodies were blindfolded and hanging from a railing, reports said.<p>Eleven members of a family, including seven women, were found dead in a …

India News

Afghanistan: At least four dead after blast in Jalalabad

The blast occurred hours after President Ashraf Ghani had visited the city.<p>At least four people have died in a blast on Sunday at Jalalabad, a city …

Afghanistan

Goa: Taxi driver allegedly rapes 20-year-old woman in Vasco, arrested

The police said the accused offered her a lift when the complainant was walking alone on the airport road.<p>A taxi driver allegedly raped a 20-year-old …

Crime