Making something useful doesn’t require genius. You simply have to be just reckless enough to get started, just smart enough to understand the problem, just dumb enough not to overcomplicate the solution, and just stubborn enough to keep going until you get there.

Do you want to Ask the #OpenStreetMap Foundation Board Anything? We're running a panel Q&A discussion at State of the Map ( in a few weeks.
More details here (& how to ask a Q):

I'm so tempted to buy a mobile air conditioning unit 😰😰

It might be worth it for the next few months


folks are like . Sure Galaxy Quest wasn't assigned as a film at birth, but only fools deny that it isn't truly a Star Trek film. In fact, it's one of the best Star Trek films of all time. The same with folks.

The #OpenStreetMap Foundation board (which I'm on), are thinking of adopting a new, updated guidelines on how to attribute #OSM when you use it.

#GCC does away with the requirement for copyright assignments to the FSF:

I think it’s a wise decision in this day and age. 👍


Bad news folks, Ireland's song Maps didn't make it through the semis of the #Eurovision Song Contest, so the finals on Saturday will be less #geo themed than it should have been.

Today (17.05.) is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. Obviously I'm totally against all that *phobia's. 🙂
Let's end the oppression. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️🏳️‍⚧️🏳️‍⚧️

I have just launched a website inspired by for Spanish speakers:

I deployed using Hugo, GitHub and Netlify. Quite simple to set up and much easier to edit than plain HTML. I hope people like it ❤️

It should be easier to just make a new private IRC channel, so that you can talk to a group of your friends.

Just used these 2 videos from ParkTool to fix up the front & rear derailleurs on my bike. 🙂
Feeling accomplished & mechanical 🙂🚲⚙️🔧

I don't really know what a #zine is, but I'm going to try makin some sort of #OpenStreetMap leaflet/zine/flyer. 😊

Always nice when some software has an INSTALL guide... which doesn't match how the software works

What app do you use for making collages, or editing?
I've mostly been using Pixlr, and that's fine. But do yous have any suggestions?

Open Source would be nice, but I'm skeptical there are any... 😔

I've been using /#unix for almost 20 years (😲).

Today I decided to actually look up bash keyboard shortcuts

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