New features in Maps and Semantic Maps

SMWCon Spring 2013New features in Maps and Semantic Maps
SMWCon Spring 2013
New features in Maps and Semantic Maps
Talk details
Speaker(s): Jeroen De Dauw
Slides: see here
Type: Talk
Audience: Everyone
Event start: 22 Mar 2013 11:30
Event finish: 22 Mar 2013 12:00
Length: 30 minutes
Video: click here
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A lot of improvements and additions have been made to Maps and Semantic Maps over the last year. This talk aims to give you an overview of these new features as well as where and how you can use them. Yes, there will be demos :) It will also include a quick introduction to the extensions, some best practices and a few words on what awesome features people are currently working on. There will also be some time for questions.

Some of the topics that will be covered are:

  • Displaying maps with the improved #display_map parser function.
  • Polygons, lines, rectangles, circles and whatnot
  • A graphical map editor
  • Marker clustering and marker grouping
  • Searching through markers
  • Annotating and querying geospatial data