All right, so the picture is quite clear: since Gaggle Maps became a paying operation its competitors chose to invest in OSM instead. And from there, corporations like Fakebooz can rely on free labor to lessen their costs in fabricating their next generation of
Reality products at a lesser cost. Right. Augmented
All the more important to factor in alternative views of the territory into conflicting maps. This is one of the discussions we had earlier (not sure if online though) regarding the importance of showing different perspectives on a same map. As we’ve seen with Saudi Airlines maps that simply ignore the very existence of Palestine and Israel when you fly over them, while showing neighboring countries, one can imagine what a Fakebooz-dominated OSM would look like.