for a better review of sotm, read mishkovskyi
top tech as voted by use by conference visitors: android, twitter, asus eee.
logiball will publish comparison maps
matching nodes with a replcement building where node used as id
http://opennms.org/ - inc custom monitoring
feedback for bad routing (blocked roads etc) - need to see the planned route and actual route taken for easy corrections
virtual games (nothing nice this year but possibilities). also how about using the game itself (virtual walls) to keep gamers away from busy roads automatically?. need good phone with camera and gyros and compass and cpu and opengl
people analysing osm contributions. local mappers = better is big theme of conference. how to know why people stopped editing. how to give info/feedback from occasional users to regular mappers
possibiity of lots (x10s millions) of people viewing osm tiles soon
someone talked to me about a very nice rendering library. uses binary format, sample implementation on android. free software and efficient. i think the name is mapforge but anyone know link?
mapnik can read osm xml files directly without postgres?