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Re: Maphub -- RWW meets maps

From: Hugh Glaser <hg@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2013 14:37:53 +0000
To: Andy Turner <A.G.D.Turner@leeds.ac.uk>
CC: Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com>, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>, "public-rww@w3.org" <public-rww@w3.org>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>, "chippy2005@gmail.com" <chippy2005@gmail.com>, "suchith.anand@nottingham.ac.uk" <suchith.anand@nottingham.ac.uk>
Message-ID: <673AD571-CDE3-44EE-B0F9-C51A222B3417@soton.ac.uk>
Hi Andy,
Nice.
In case you hadn't guessed:
http://sameas.org/?uri=http://oxpoints.oucs.ox.ac.uk/id/23232414
:-)

On 19 Sep 2013, at 15:03, Andy Turner <A.G.D.Turner@leeds.ac.uk>
 wrote:

> http://www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/oxpoints/
>  
> Andy
> http://www.geog.leeds.ac.uk/people/a.turner/
>  
> From: Gannon Dick [mailto:gannon_dick@yahoo.com] 
> Sent: 19 September 2013 13:55
> To: Andy Turner; 'Kingsley Idehen'; public-rww@w3.org; public-lod@w3.org
> Cc: chippy2005@gmail.com; suchith.anand@nottingham.ac.uk
> Subject: Re: Maphub -- RWW meets maps
>  
> FWIW, the University of Oxford has an 800th Birthday coming up soon.
> 
> http://www.rustprivacy.org/2012/roadmap/oxford-university-area-map.pdf
> 
> The geo coordinates, founding dates etc. for the Colleges and Halls are
> available on the University site.  The lo-res sunrise and sunset data is
> available in spreadsheets at http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/grad/solcalc/calcdetails.html
> 
> My offering has some *cough* complete lack of artistic promise and bandwidth crushing size *cough* limitations, but I had fun :-)  It would be nice to see this *cough* done well *cough* duplicated.
> 
> --Gannon
> 
> 
>  
>  
> From: Andy Turner <A.G.D.Turner@leeds.ac.uk>
> To: 'Kingsley Idehen' <kidehen@openlinksw.com>; "public-rww@w3.org" <public-rww@w3.org>; "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org> 
> Cc: "chippy2005@gmail.com" <chippy2005@gmail.com>; "suchith.anand@nottingham.ac.uk" <suchith.anand@nottingham.ac.uk> 
> Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2013 3:36 AM
> Subject: RE: Maphub -- RWW meets maps
> 
> Interesting work. It's a way to go for linking OpenStreetMap data and Wikimapia data with Wikipedia and each other etc.. I don't know the state of play with how OpenStreetMap or Wikimapia are currently doing this, but I like to think that someone at the recent Maptember events in Nottingham, UK hopefully does and might provide some feedback...
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Andy
> http://www.geog.leeds.ac.uk/people/a.turner/
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kingsley Idehen [mailto:kidehen@openlinksw.com] 
> Sent: 18 September 2013 19:44
> To: public-rww@w3.org; public-lod@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Maphub -- RWW meets maps
> 
> On 9/18/13 1:40 PM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> > A fantastic open source project maphub which uses linked data to read 
> > and write to current and historical maps, using RDF and the open 
> > annotations vocab.  There's even links to DBPedia!
> >
> > http://maphub.github.io/
> >
> > A great example of how to use the Read Write Web.  The video is well 
> > worth watching!
> 
> Also publishes annotations in Linked Data form [1] :-)
> 
> [1] http://maphub.herokuapp.com/control_points/4 .
> 
> -- 
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Kingsley Idehen    
> Founder & CEO
> OpenLink Software
> Company Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
> Personal Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
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