Author Archives: anselm

OSM Mapping Party in PDX TOMORROW!

Short notice but if you’re looking for something fun and outside to do on a Portland Saturday – come join in the Open Street Map Mapping Party: http://calagator.org/events/1250456097 Saturday November 8, 2008 – Sunday November 9, 2008- 11:00 AM Start BridgePort Brew Pub 1313 Nw Marshall St Portland, Oregon 97209 Category: Social Website: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Portland Mapping […]

Building a new Portland ; October 29th Event

I’m not one of the organizers of this event, but will be attending and figured folks could be interested. http://portlandpeakoil.org/content/building_a_new_portland A number of local groups have heard from dozens of folks from all walks of life about your emotional responses to the economic “crisis”, and what you are doing or would like to be doing […]

Making Maps

What are some of the tools that map makers use to make maps? It’s a question that not only concerns developers but also concerns managers and project leads.  Many projects, ranging from that small website for a restaurant, or for say a small eco-roofing company, to say a corporate intranet mapping the location of company […]

Local motives

Local Motives It’s not the geography of the place -it’s the interactions that happen in that place. — Gail Ann WiIliams @ the Well [ quoted from her talk at the isite @ love at first website event here in Portland October 14th 2008 ] What do you call a group of folks interested in […]

Google 10^100 Contest

Skillfully combining two blog posts in one I figured I’d post about the submission I put together for the Google 10^100 contest [  http://www.project10tothe100.com/ ]. Hopefully that isn’t too self laudatory.  But I strongly encourage everybody else to do so as well – perhaps we can get one of our proposals into the top 100 […]