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Open Source Tools for Online Mapping - Part 3

Part 3: General Online Mapping Examples

  1. Overview of GeoClip
    • Based on Flash - not open source
    • Shows potential of online mapping
  2. Carto.net
    • Open source examples with SVG emphasis
    • SVG, an open standard for vector graphics
    • In Explorer - Famous Vienna map example
    • Notice the use of SVGz, a compressed SVG file
    • Brings graphic quality of paper maps to the web
    • Adds interactivity
    • Swiss SVG symbol library

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