An OL3 map with Node.js and PostGIS

I was fortunate enough to have attended a FOSS4G 2014 workshop by Rafa Gutierrez on Leaflet and Mapbox JavaScript API Fundamentals. Not too long ago I came across one of Rafa's posts entitled GoPro video maps that got me thinking more about combining map and video content - exactly what…

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Mapbox GoPro map

I was fortunate enough to have attended a FOSS4G 2014 workshop by Rafa Gutierrez on Leaflet and Mapbox JavaScript API Fundamentals. Not too long ago I came across one of Rafa's posts entitled GoPro video maps that got me thinking more about combining map and video content - exactly what…

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QGIS3 application icon background transparency

Note: this edit has since been made to the master release and should now ship with the latest install packages https://github.com/qgis/QGIS/pull/7309   I am a huge fan of QGIS and I agree with Nyall Dawson, in that the release of 3.0 has set the…

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An introduction to D3.js and Leaflet

One of the biggest challenges I have with FOSS4G is what to focus on. There are so many shiny things but not enough time to explore them all. I love visualization, so I decided to build a workshop that introduces the D3.js library. I submitted a workshop proposal to…

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A Leaflet map with Node.js, MongoDB and Heroku

Back from an amazing FOSS4G 2016 conference in Bonn - if you have not yet been to a FOSS4G conference, I would highly recommend you attend the event at some stage, if not the international conference which is in Boston (2017), then look out for the national conferences. Consider presenting…

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A Leaflet map with Node.js and MongoDB

Based on a number of comments, and the level of interest, I have updated this tutorial which I originally posted in 2014 addressing items, including, amongst other things, removing Mapbox libraries and updating the template engine from jade to pug. Please get in touch via email or comments if you…

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