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PUBLIC MARKS from Spone with tags maps & geolocalisation

March 2010

OpenGeo : Home

The OpenGeo Suite is the fully-integrated open source geospatial platform for serving maps and data through web applications, mobile devices, and desktop clients.

February 2010

A List Apart: Articles: Take Control of Your Maps

by 4 others (via)
We live in the era of Google Maps. What started off as an impressive refresh of Mapquest-style maps now fuels web mashups. With APIs official and unofficial, Google Maps is simple enough for front-end designers to embed and for back-end programmers to target. Along the way to becoming nearly ubiquitous, it has played a major role in the “democratization of mapping.” For the practical developer who wants to add geospatial information to a site or application, the Google Maps API has been an easy call.

January 2010

TuxMobil: Linux Applications for GPS Navigation & Geographic Maps

This is a survey of Linux applications (almost all of them are Free Software) for navigation with laptops, notebooks, handhelds, PDAs and mobile phones. They are useful for bikers, car drivers, ship and air plane navigators and others. Additionally there are map conversion tools and links to freely available maps for GPS devices.

July 2009

CloudMade Makes Maps Differently

by 4 others
CloudMade helps you make the most of map data. We source our maps from OpenStreetMap, the community mapping project which is making a free map of the world. Our aim is to continue the democratization of geo data and to expand access to open geo data through a range of simple yet powerful tools and APIs. Our tools and APIs allow developers to create rich interactive experiences on the web and mobile.

June 2008