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This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Julian Simioni on 31January 2018.

Image Credit: NASA/Mark Vande Hei

Here on the geocoding team at Mapzen, we’ve grown to love what we do. As soon as the Mapzen shutdown was announced, we started looking into ways where we could continue to…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Ian Dees, Nathaniel Vaughn Kelso, Rob Marianski, Matt Amos, Geraldine Sarmiento, Brett Camper on 30 January 2018.

As Mapzen hosted services enter final shutdown we’re proud to offer long-term support for the maps, basemap designs, and the vector and terrain tile data…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Randy Meech on 29 January 2018.

Early springtime lilacs. Shelter Island, NY

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It’s been a while since the first two posts in our Mapzen Post Mortem series, but we’ve been busy. You’ve heard that Mapzen is shutting down, right…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Randy Meech on 09 January 2018.

This is a republication of Our Magna Carto from July 1, 2015, and the second installment of our post mortem series. Read the first installment here.

One of my favorite pages on Wikipedia lists the oldest…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Mapzen on 08 January 2018.

The Seventh Seal, Danse Macabre

O dark dark dark. They all go into the dark, The vacant interstellar spaces, the vacant into the vacant, The captains, merchant bankers, eminent men of letters, The generous patrons of art…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Mapzen on 02 January 2018.

Mapzen will cease operations at the end of January 2018, and its hosted APIs and all related support and services will turn off on February 1, 2018.

Your two options are to switch to another hosted API…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Mapzen on 02 January 2018.

Unfortunately, we have some sad news. Mapzen will cease operations at the end of January 2018. Our hosted APIs and all related support and services will turn off on February 1, 2018. You will not be charged…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Dan Phiffer on 29 December 2017.

This is the second of the two part guide to running Who’s On First tools on your own hardware. You may want to read part 1 first.

Before we jump into installing the Who’s On First…


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Stephen Epps , Zach Singleton on 22 December 2017.

In two previous blog posts (part one, part two), we discussed out efforts to update neighbourhood records in Who’s On First in over 35 localities around the globe. …


This post was originally published on mapzen.com by Ian Dees on 22 December 2017.

Retail brands, chain stores, and other public and private venues have a vested interested in making sure people can find their brick and mortar locations. As a result, they frequently put the information on their website…

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