Jan 302012
 


g|Tanzania
is happening this week in Dar:

The Google team is thrilled to announce our first g|Tanzania, happening February 2-3 in Dar es Salaam. We’re looking forward to engaging with this community of developers, business leaders, and entrepreneurs who are as passionate about technology as we are! 

They’ll be holding a MapUp after the main event:

A Google MapUp is an event in which a group of people get together to map their world… often a specific area such as a town or city. Avid cartographers (like you!) use Google Map Maker to add and edit roads, streams, schools, and more. Following a review for accuracy, new additions and edits are incorporated in Google Maps for millions of people around the world to see and use!

Here’s the link/invite to the MapUp, to be held at COSTECH on the 4th of Feb.

 

  One Response to “GTanzania & MapUp”

  1. Google recently entered into an agreement with the Worldbank. It is somewhat disputed, but gives very good access for contributing new data to Google from the map using community: http://www.globalintegrity.org/blog/google-world-bank-map-deal

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