LinuxQuestions.org

LinuxQuestions.org (/questions/)
-   Syndicated Linux News (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/syndicated-linux-news-67/)
-   -   LXer: OpenStreetMap study shows around 192,000 active users (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/syndicated-linux-news-67/lxer-openstreetmap-study-shows-around-192-000-active-users-4175419679/)

LXer 08-01-2012 01:30 AM

LXer: OpenStreetMap study shows around 192,000 active users
 
Published at LXer:

Fewer than half of all registered OpenStreetMap (OSM) users have contributed to the open source project's mapping data according to a new study by researchers at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. Of the mapping platform's 500,000 registered members, approximately 38% had contributed data at least once. The study, which examined activity of registered OSM users up to December 2011, found that more than 24,000 users (about 5% of the total) had contributed at least 1,000 edited nodes.

Read More...


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:07 PM.