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r23   April 23, 2009, 04:46 PM

In some cases I'd prefer to choose over Google Maps to display my Photos. Not only because it follows the free Wikipedia philosophy, but also because some regions are covered more thoroughly (cf.

What do you think?

Thomas Madsen-Mygdal Team 23   April 23, 2009, 05:16 PM

agree. the cloudmade folks are friends - we should take a look at it

janus   April 23, 2009, 09:18 PM

Subscribe! Love the idea.

derwisch   May 16, 2009, 01:37 PM

Have you managed to come around and take a look at OSM and the OpenLayer framework?

Dieter Dreist   November 17, 2009, 11:19 PM

Is there some hope that Openstreetmap will become an option for the map overlay?

Steffen Tiedemann Christensen Team 23   November 18, 2009, 08:28 AM

A lot of hope actually. We've been looking into doing our mapping using Mapstraction which would enable users to choose their own provider. And we might even go with OSM as the default provider.

clickykbd   December 09, 2009, 10:25 PM

I was gonna suggest CloudMade as an alternative to the proprietary Google options too... although complete abstraction would be keen.

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