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healthcare access analysis in madagascar

In the case of a disaster (natural or man made), a country is not only affected by the intensity of the disaster but also by it’s own vulnerability to it. Countries have different kind of opportunities to prepare for such … Read More

revamped developers dashboard

We are happy to announce the release of our new developer dashboard. With this new dashboard our objective was to create a more intuitive user experience. The new dashboard is also mobile responsive, so all the functionalities can be easily … Read More

geocoding endpoints overhauled

Dear community, as you might know, we use the fantastic, famously modular Pelias geocoder. However, previously we didn’t have the time and resources to implement all features and datasets the engine has to offer. So, we decided to overhaul the entire service … Read More

avoid obstacles with openrouteservice

In this Jupyter example, we’d like to showchase how to use the direction API and to avoid a number of construction sites while routing.

apartment search with openrouteservice

In this example, we’d like to showcase one way to go about finding an apartment based on data.

openrouteservice goes R

Great news for all R enthusiasts: we have developed a package to facilitate querying openrouteservice API from R. The latest version can be installed directly from GitHub with devtools::install_github(“GIScience/openrouteservice-r”). It’s really easy to get started. For example, finding a route … Read More

places and geocode endpoints will be deprecated from 4.6

With effect from the next major version, the endpoints /geocoding and /places will be deprecated. The ETA is approx July 2018. But fear not, they shall be replaced by superior services. … Read More

openrouteservice turns 10

Exactly 10 years ago openrouteservice.org came online for the very first time. Back then it was the very first online routing service consuming data from OpenStreetMap.org covering larger areas. So to say it is ‘the original’ OSM routing service. It … Read More

openpoiservice – points of interest from openstreetmap

Once again we are extremely excited to announce a new open source project we have been working on over the past few months. To honor the name, we have coined it openpoiservice and it has the simple task of finding … Read More

optimize your pub crawl with openrouteservice

In this example we show you how to use a Jupyter Notebook with openrouteservice-py to optimize your pub crawl in Berlin!