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Entries from November 2012

Why are we building OpenLayers 3?

November 14th, 2012 · 28 Comments

A recent blog post by OpenGeo provides one explanation of why the OpenLayers community is working towards OpenLayers 3. On behalf of the OpenLayers development team, we’d like to give a few more details. OpenLayers 2.0 was released six years ago, and the library has been under continuous development since. It is solid, flexible, and […]

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Crowdfunding OpenLayers 3

November 1st, 2012 · 11 Comments

We’ve been getting great feedback on our OpenLayers 3.0 fund raising effort, and to help ease contributions from individuals and smaller companies we’ve just launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. We’re looking to raise at least $20,000 from users of OpenLayers, to complement larger contributions from big organizations who love OpenLayers. There are a number […]

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Tags: Future