Getting into Open Street Map (Copenhagen)

Maps are fascinating and in the spirit of Human knowledge belongs to the world the open street map is an open source alternative to popular map services like Google maps, Apple maps or Bing maps.

The cool thing about open street map or short OSM is that the users can contribute to the map without being professional cartographers or software engineers.

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MapBox – OpenStreetMap in beautiful

MapBox is a business that provide a fairly priced service for custom layouts for OpenStreetMap. I just wanted to share their showcase page, because I think that it’s great. It portraits what their clients did with their service and there’s some big names among them. They’ve got a dual functionality for web access and also access for native apps, which seems like a really good idea for consistent branding. Continue reading “MapBox – OpenStreetMap in beautiful”