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Towards Marble 2.0 - the journey around a virtual globe

Towards Marble 2.0 - the journey around a virtual globe



The slides of the presentation at Desktop Summit 2011

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    • Towards Marble 2.0The Journey around a virtual globe● Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de>
    • Towards Marble 2.0Install theMarble Desktop Summit 2011package for Nokia N900http://marble.garage.maemo.org/ds/● get offline OSM maps● offline routing● and offline search data for Berlinin a single packageTorsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 2
    • Towards Marble 2.02004-2005: Prototype „Globepedia“Sept. 29, 2006: Marble enters KDE SVN2007: Marble wins Qt Center contest, participates in GSoCJan. 2008 0.5 ships with KDE 4.0Jul. 2008 0.6 with OpenStreetMapJan. 2009 KML support in 0.7Aug. 2010 Marble goes Mobile (0.10) Navigation, RoutingOct. 2010 First Marble SprintJan. 2011 Marble 1.0 (KDE 4.6) Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 3
    • Towards Marble 2.0 Jul. 2011 Marble 1.2 („McDouble“) http://edu.kde.org/marble/current_1.2.php ● Bookmark Manager ● Marble Voice Samples for Voice Navigation CC BY-SA 3.0 in several languages http://edu.kde.org/marble/speakers.phpTorsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 4
    • Towards Marble 2.0We need your help to provide morevoice samples!http://community.kde.org/Marble/VoiceOfMarble● We need Spanish, French, Chinese and more Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 5
    • Towards Marble 2.0New Marble 1.2 features:● Offline Search● Better Performance● Sharp Texture Mode● Position Detection via Qt Mobility● Map Creation Wizard● Earthquakes & OpenDesktop● Map Editing and more ... Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 6
    • Towards Marble 2.0And we have more in thepipeline for Marble 1.3:● .osm Vector rendering● Marble TouchMarble participates inESA Summer of Code in Space● Displaying Satellite Orbits Guillaume Martres Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 7
    • Towards Marble 2.0… still we need to reinvent ourselves to stay in the game! Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 8
    • Towards Marble 2.0 Q: How do you keep an OSS project on track? A: You write a Manifesto … ● See MANIFESTO.txt in Marbles source code ● Has worked well so far ● But is it future-proof?Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 9
    • Towards Marble 2.0What is Marble about?●For users:an easy to use mapapplication● For developers:a map widget anda software library Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 10
    • Towards Marble 2.0● Free Software (LGPL 2+)● Promotes Free Maps OpenStreetMap● Qt / C++● OS: Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, MeeGo● Version 1.2 (KDE 4.7) http://www.marble-globe.com Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 11
    • Towards Marble 2.0We need to improve Marblesuser interface:● new search query● more task driven UI● better integration withsmartphones and tablets Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 12
    • Towards Marble 2.0Solution: Qt Quick & Qt ComponentsFirst prototype forMeeGo/Harmattan as part ofGSoC 2011: Marble TouchDaniel MarthUses MeeGo Qt ComponentsWill cover other platforms Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 13
    • Towards Marble 2.0We need to enhance andrefactor Marbles maprendering:● Vector rendering● OpenGL ES mode● Augmented Reality Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 14
    • Towards Marble 2.0GSoC 2011: OSM Vector rendering in MarbleKonstantin Oblaukhov Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 15
    • Towards Marble 2.0● OpenGL ES versionin development● Move to true 3D● We need help! Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 16
    • Towards Marble 2.0Qt 5 integration● QML2● Scene graph● Qt Location● Qt Components (desktop) Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 17
    • Towards Marble 2.0 Join Us! Join the Marble Team!● http://edu.kde.org/marble● marble-devel@kde.org● IRC (#marble on Freenode) Torsten Rahn <torsten.rahn@basyskom.de> 18