Improving county coverage in Who’s On First

We’ve doubled the number of counties in Who’s On First by adding data sources and introducing mesoshapes to fill the gaps

This is a blog post by stepps00, nvkelso and martin-gamache that is tagged WOF, county, whosonfirst, data, mesoshapes and Who’s On First. It was published on December 08, 2016.

Venues, Postal Codes… and All Those GitHub Repositories

Multiply "a lot of venues, even in the smallest of communities" by the "entire planet" and you’ve got… well, a lot of venues.

This is a blog post by thisisaaronland that is tagged whosonfirst and venues. It was published on October 07, 2016.

Who’s On First Life Cycle Documentation

Documenting the life cycle and tracking rules of the Who’s On First ID

This is a blog post by stepps00 that is tagged WOF, ID, whosonfirst, data, Who’s On First and lifecycle. It was published on October 06, 2016.

Boundary Issues

Introducing our bespoke web-based editor for Who’s On First records—helping GeoJSON help you.

This is a blog post by dphiffer that is tagged whosonfirst, boundaryissues and data. It was published on October 05, 2016.

All of the Places

A tiny website for sharing links to places.

This is a blog post by dphiffer that is tagged whosonfirst, data, wof and api. It was published on August 24, 2016.

Mapping with Bias

I like that idea that there might be an instrument to measure the motion – the velocity – of people’s understanding of place

This is a blog post by thisisaaronland that is tagged whosonfirst, wof and thisisaaronland. It was published on August 15, 2016.

Concordances with Wikipedia data

Collecting and analyzing Wikipedia data to extract useful information.

This is a blog post by okavvada that is tagged data and whosonfirst. It was published on July 13, 2016.

Updating Neighbourhood Records in Who’s on First

A handy guide updating neighbourhood records in Who’s On First!

This is a blog post by stepps00 that is tagged whosonfirst, tutorial and data. It was published on June 24, 2016.

Missing the Point- GeoIP’s, Points, Polygons, and a Precarious Farm in Kansas

Investigating the consequences of ambiguity in geography has never been so terrifying.

This is a blog post by riordan and thisisaaronland that is tagged whosonfirst. It was published on April 14, 2016.

Yes No Fix

Yes No Fix is not a perfect solution but our hope is that it will at least make things a little better than they were yesterday.

This is a blog post by thisisaaronland that is tagged whosonfirst. It was published on April 08, 2016.

I Am Here

Mapzen should always be Consumer Zero (of Mapzen services).

This is a blog post by thisisaaronland that is tagged whosonfirst. It was published on February 19, 2016.