Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
CycleStreets.net
UK-wide bicycle
journey planner & photomap
For Cyclists, By Cyclists      Martin Lucas-Smith
            ...
CycleStreets
System of two parts:

Cycle journey planner Photomap
Online facility        Campaigning tool
CycleStreets: history
 Originally Gmap, Cambridge-only system
 OSM was obvious data source for UK-wide
  system
 CycleS...
CycleStreets: UK-wide
Journey Planner
Namefinder used for locations
Gives Fastest + Quietest +
Shortest
Route feedback goes to OSM
contacts
KML and GPX export
Routing documented
Photomap: cycling photos on
map
Upload photo / video / Flickr
import
Photomap: add categorisation
data
Photomap: add categorisation
data
Listings e.g. “All cycle parking
problems in Cambridge”
Other features: RSS feed, Galleries,
More photos near here, My journeys,
Info about this area page, XML plan,
etc.
Features about to appear
 Photos within route listings
   Gives a good idea of journey before riding
 Hills/contours
 ...
Financially
 We acknowledge it’s not an area that will
  make anyone a huge amount of money
 Benefits mainly to individu...
Please try CycleStreets and give
feedback!
  Feedback in an area you know is very
   useful to us
  Use of OSM data for ...
Martin Lucas-Smith,
www.CycleStreets.net
            @cyclestreets
     info@cyclestreets.net
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

CycleStreets quickfire presentation to OSM State of the Map 2009

1,888 views

Published on

CycleStreets quickfire presentation to OSM State of the Map 2009 on 10th July 2009.

Published in: Travel, Technology, Business
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

CycleStreets quickfire presentation to OSM State of the Map 2009

  1. 1. CycleStreets.net UK-wide bicycle journey planner & photomap For Cyclists, By Cyclists Martin Lucas-Smith www.CycleStreets.net
  2. 2. CycleStreets System of two parts: Cycle journey planner Photomap Online facility Campaigning tool
  3. 3. CycleStreets: history  Originally Gmap, Cambridge-only system  OSM was obvious data source for UK-wide system  CycleStreets: public beta in March 2009
  4. 4. CycleStreets: UK-wide
  5. 5. Journey Planner
  6. 6. Namefinder used for locations
  7. 7. Gives Fastest + Quietest + Shortest
  8. 8. Route feedback goes to OSM contacts
  9. 9. KML and GPX export
  10. 10. Routing documented
  11. 11. Photomap: cycling photos on map
  12. 12. Upload photo / video / Flickr import
  13. 13. Photomap: add categorisation data
  14. 14. Photomap: add categorisation data
  15. 15. Listings e.g. “All cycle parking problems in Cambridge”
  16. 16. Other features: RSS feed, Galleries, More photos near here, My journeys, Info about this area page, XML plan, etc.
  17. 17. Features about to appear  Photos within route listings  Gives a good idea of journey before riding  Hills/contours  Local Authority backend to prioritise problems shown in photo and solve them  Tools for getting feedback to OSM people  CycleStreets helps highlight data problems
  18. 18. Financially  We acknowledge it’s not an area that will make anyone a huge amount of money  Benefits mainly to individual users and local authorities  Initial seed funding was obtained  Funding needed for new features, especially mobile phone interface
  19. 19. Please try CycleStreets and give feedback!  Feedback in an area you know is very useful to us  Use of OSM data for real-life routing means data errors will be found quicker  So better for OSM ...  and better for CycleStreets  Community aspect very important to us  Good links with cycling bodies  All feedback welcome!
  20. 20. Martin Lucas-Smith, www.CycleStreets.net @cyclestreets info@cyclestreets.net

×