Questions tagged [openstreetmap]

Free editable online world map. Use this tag whenever a primary requirement of your software request is using OpenStreetMap resources.

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Travelling Salesman Problem solver?

I am looking for an open-source Travelling Salesman Problem solver that can do at least what Optimap was able to do: bulk import a list of ≥500 addresses/coordinates (one per line) compute the ...
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Offline map to nearby cell towers

How can view a map of cell towers near to me (to get access to data when I don't have cell reception)? I work a lot while traveling. Many cafes and coworking spaces don't have the best reception at ...
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Create a report that tracks changes on a web page

PROBLEM I live in Lausanne, Switzerland, and I would like to buy a home in the next years or so. The market is so hot that as soon as a new home is on the market it gets sold in days. Hence I would ...
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Framework to render .osm files

I'm building an application that will retrieve from backend an .osm file and I need to render it at my Android/iOS application while offline. I tried using mapsforge (Android only) and Mapbox but I ...
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Seeking software to allow users to draw spatial polygons

I am looking for a free (or low-cost) GIS-based software that allows users to draw spatial polygons using Google Earth as a background so they can draw a feature that is as precise as possible. A ...
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Interraction with map in app mobile

Is there any possibility to interact with the buildings in Google Maps or another providers like OpenStreetMap, Leaflet, etc? My goal is to click on a building on the map when you are located next to ...
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Mapping/trip planning software

I'm looking for software that would allow me to plan my trips. It should allow me to: add list of points I want to visit and allow: adding notes to the points putting them in folder structure color ...
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How to get route segments for a given coordinate

I have X,Y coordinates reported by GPS, via IoT from a vehicle. I need to identify route information, including route segment, that corresponds to that coordinate. Like this: GetRouteInfo(X, Y) --&...
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Android app that draws approximate locations of nearby WLANs on map

Is there an app that logs the signal strength of public WLANs near me, those that I see in the Wifi Dialog of my Phone, when I walk around in some area? It should draw the approximate location of the ...
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ISoftware required for simulation of Vehicle Collision in map

I am looking for the software to simulate the scenario which is given below. Scenario is related with VANET Internet of Vehicles. Please read scenario and give your suggestion. a.) In Open Street Map ...
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Open Source Web Mapping with OpenLayers & PostgreSQL

I am planning to develop a web map application software which will run via a browser and for that I want to use open source. I already have some knowledge of OpenLayers & PostgreSQL. I want to use ...
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Options for Map Based Mobile App/Game

I'm working on a project for an online map based mobile game. I started with the back-end using AWS Cognito for use authentication, AWS RDS with MySQL for data storage, and AWS Lambda for back-end ...
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OpenStreetMap-based geocoding/geolocation/maps/places API

I am currently using google maps in my web and mobile applications, but want to switch to an OSM alternative. The following services are the ones I use with gmaps: I need an OSM provider that can ...
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Options for mapping/navigation on Android, other than Google Maps app?

I'm using a very old version of Google Maps app as my map/routing app on LineageOS 15.1/Oreo (which still work!), but would like to consider my Maps app choice from scratch, and get a recommendation ...
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Creating a single large bitmap from OpenStreetMap

I need a high resolution image of a map from OpenStreetMap. The resolution has to be much higher than the one of my monitor, so I can't simply take a screenshot. A similar functionality already ...
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Api for directions (open street maps, google maps, etc.)

I'm looking for a solution to my problem that meets a few requirements. I want to be able to calculate a route time (e.g. Denver to L.A., getting the amount of time to travel in between) that includes ...
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Tool to collect locations submitted by anonymous user

I need something like google forms, but to collect Locations (longitude, lattitude) Unfortunately goolge forms doesn't support that. Users should be able to drop a marker on a map and submit it like ...
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Mapping software to find route using KML (or GPX) file with lots of paths

I have a large KML file (I also have it in GPX format but I've been using the KML so far) with LOTS of walking paths in it, criss-crossing most of France (mostly the GR routes but with a couple of ...
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Free and open-source Google Maps replacement?

I'm looking for a free an open source replacement for Google Maps on Android (which does not ask me if I want to add some pictures although I never started Maps this day). The most obvious answer "...
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Free navigation app that allows me to specify my speed on different road types

Are there any free navigation apps that allows me to specify my speed on different road types? I want to, as far as it is reasonable, avoid to drive on certain road types. A good way to accomplish ...
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Cartography: Software for creating high quality topographic maps

I’m looking for recommendation for (a) professional solution(s) for printing large-scale high-quality topographic map (e.g., topographic map for hiking like this one or large-scale city map like that ...
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Highly customized map style

I'm looking into creating a highly customized map. I'd like the map to look similar to something like this: http://cartography.oregonstate.edu/CrinkledWatercolor.html or sort of 16 bit-ish like this: ...
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Map application that can balance time vs "nice itinerary"?

Not sure where to post this but since an application (local or web based) could be an answer I post it here. Use case: When I am not in a hurry when I am going somewhere by car (that is, most of the ...
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GTK+ GPX Viewer

I'm looking for an application that: Is gratis Is open-source Works on Linux Uses GTK+ Uses metric units Can import .GPX files Shows OpenStreetMap Shows my track Shows a dot on the start and end of ...
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Notifications for OpenStreetMap edits in my neighbourhood

I want to get notified when POIs in my neighbourhood get edited in OpenStreetMap, so that I can check if the edits are correct. As far as I see, https://www.openstreetmap.org/ doesn’t offer such a ...
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Which map to use in order to let users review places

I'm creating an Ionic app, the user should be able to scroll to a place and review it, and he should be able also to check in and review the place. And also there should be gps directions. So places, ...
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Real-time traffic information in OsmAnd+

I use OsmAnd+ on my Android device(s) and I'm quite happy with it - both maps (OpenStreetMap) and navigation are good enough. One of the main thing I feel is missing though is some sort of real-time ...
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Offline maps with voice navigation

I got my application which will have specific lat and long from start and end location. Based on these information I need to for e.g. call a particular offline map which will give me voice navigation ...
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Manage OSM points online

I have around 1000 points in an Excel file with coordinates and notes on them. These are customers we visit. Now in the past I managed that list and occationally converted it to GPX to import them as ...
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Offline Desktop Client for OpenStreetMap on Linux

The OpenStreetMap wiki shows many, many clients and I am not sure how to navigate it all. I would want the features and appearance of the client to resemble the features and appearance of the online ...
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Is there a map API that'll give me a list of names of all the places that are visible on the map at that moment?

With the least zoom, the names of only certain countries are displayed on the map. As the user increases zoom names of cities appear and then localities and major roads. Finally we get names at the ...
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OpenStreetMap data editor for postgis database data/osm2pgsql result

Is there an editor for OSM data which allows direct read and write to a PostGIS database taking advantage of its features for performance? Background: I've been checking on OSM data editor and found ...
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Optimal title arrangement for OSM coordinates

I have coordinates and wrote a program to create a VIK file to display them. I am looking for another (open-source) tool that loads coordinates from a text file I can create and display them on OSM ...
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Extract POIs of specific area from OSM file

I have an OSM file that contains POIs (Points Of Interest) all over the world. I want to create a new OSM file that would contain only the POIs that are in a particular area. Being able to select an ...
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Offline OpenStreetMap with vector maps for Windows Phone?

I am using an HTC 7 Pro and I am looking for an OpenStreetMap app where I can download offline maps as vector maps. I need OpenStreetMap because the maps are very good in my area of Argentina. (...
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App for Android that reads Open Street Map data but can be used as a GPS or for Directions [duplicate]

I want to use Open Street Map data but the Open Street Map website does not have these features. The main features I need are directions and turn by turn GPS navigation.
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Offline map browser on Android with offline search

I'm looking for an offline map browsing application for an Android phone. Absolute requirements: Runs on Android. Provides downloadable offline maps for the places I travel to. OpenStreetMap as a map ...
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