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Ken Guest
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Attended Waterford Institute of Technology
Lives in Nenagh, Ireland
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OsmAnd (OSM Automated Navigation Directions) is a map and navigation applic...
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The trend of launching LEGO toys into space continues: a father and son send a LEGO space shuttle into high altitude using a weather balloon. Be sure to watch the last minute of the video because the space shuttle travelled to 35,000 meters high.(via +PSFK)
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Mapping the US? Then listen up. Long-time OSM supporter ITOworld has created a new data visualisation layer to help clear up imported TIGER data. It shows where data has been left untouched since it was imported, so you can see where checks are needed in your area.

(We also hear a rumour another "Year of edits" video is on its way, but don't quote us on that)
New 'TIGER reviewed' map layer for ITO Map. In response to a comment left on this blog some time back we have created a new 'tiger reviewed' map to show which roads in the USA have bee...
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Includes these PEAR items: * Fix Bug #11543: empty @todo tags/comments shouldn't be included in TODO list [ashnazg] * Fix Bug #12704: XML/Beautifier removed comment in XML Docbook peardoc2 converter template [ashnazg] * Fix Bug #13606: parameter name and description do not line up in generated docs [ashnazg] * Fix Bug #13653: Media file copy - copies incorrect file [ashnazg] * Fix Bug #14201: templatebase not working as intended [ashnazg] * Fix B...
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Heh :)
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Some people wonder why I bother going around surveying and adding data to OpenStreetMap. This is one of the reasons why.
Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities. We're gathering map data related to disabilities within OpenStreetMap, and because the map is openly editable, you can help! Edit the map of your neighbourhood to add details on wheelchair accessibility, and the presence of things like ...
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I don't have an Apple TV, nor am I planning to, but some of you might find this of use.
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So true...
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Extra pro : Battery life > Warranty Period of most "smart" phones.
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* Bug 19060: 2012 Changes to usual Bank Holidays.
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How I missed this...I don't know!
Matt Spear (Batz) originally shared:
 
Happy 20th vim! #vim Best quote of the day to commemorate this milestone:

"I use Emacs as an IRC client, an RPN calculator, a mini text browser, for browsing usenet, and I even play a couple of games in it... but when I edit text I use vim."
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Web/Software developer (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, Memcached, NetGearman etc)
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Looking for a role in the Limerick, IE area; open to working remotely.
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  • Waterford Institute of Technology
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