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MapRoulette newsletter

Posted by mvexel on 9 March 2017 in English (English)

Here's the latest from the MapRoulette world!

New version released

If you head to MapRoulette.org, you will see that we have a new release out, 2.0.3. This release addresses some annoyances with the keyboard shortcuts, adds a German translation (das freut mich! Thanks nebulon42!) and cleans up the interface in a few places.

keyboard-hints

A new section displaying keyboard hints

Mapping Activity

In the past 30 days, we fixed almost 18000 tasks in MapRoulette.

metrics

Metrics for the last 30 days. You can see these for yourself on MapRoulette.org

The most popular challenges were:

  1. Self-Intersecting building outlines - all done!
  2. Crossing Ways: Highway-Railway, US - 55% done, still more than 17000 tasks available
  3. CHN_BuildingRoadIntersectionCheck, 34% done, still 2800 tasks available
  4. Self-Intersecting landuse outlines (World-wide), all done!
  5. Open Rings, all done!

Looking for something to do?

Some interesting Challenges that still need help:

By the way: I created the abbreviated road name challenges using an Overpass query. Did you know that you can turn any Overpass query into a MapRoulette challenge? Read this to learn more.

Do you want to see your own challenge featured in this list? Need help creating your challenge? Contact us at maproulette@maproulette.org!

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