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Hi everyone,

I'm a beginner at all this but I'll be really interested to know what resources are available to using OpenStreetMap as the basis of an location-based app or site, somewhat similar to how the google maps API is used (but they charge for businesses).


asked 28 Feb '12, 21:01

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edited 29 Feb '12, 10:29

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The resources that are available to use OSM are described at Switch2Osm.org.

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answered 28 Feb '12, 21:07

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