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Address encoding systems Compiled by Graham Rhind. If you have any comments, corrections or suggestions for additions, please send a message. Encoded addressing systems are addressing systems based on codes which point to a location, an existing postal address, or a latitude/longitude Download Graham Rhind’s free white paper: “Address encoding versus traditional addressing - the state of play” (October 2018) here Global Addressinghomes (in English) - Address codes based on latitude/longitude Advanced Mobile Location - a system, based on mobile telephony, for pinpointing a location in emergency situations Bayupayu (in English) - 16-digit location codes each representing a 1.61 x 1.61 metre square edress (in English) - a personal address code that can be moved to new addresses [Defunct?] Exaactly/UBReg (in English) - Another personal address code that can be moved to new addresses Geohash - A public domain geocoding system Google Open Location Code (in English) Locpin (in English) - a code one can attach to one’s address. e-mail address, telephone number etc. Maidenhead Locator System - a geographic co-ordinate system Mapcodes (in English) - location codes unique by country MastaMap (in English) - location encoding and phone tracking Munich Orientation Convention - A code based on cardinal point directions from a city centre Naviaddress (in English) - numeric location codes basd on existing address, vanity numbers or other algorithm Posttude (in English) - numerical location codes based on geographical co-ordinates qCode (in English) - a postal address geocode. Ship2MyID (in English) - Allows deliveries to locations without an address using latitude/longitude Munich Orientation Convention (in English) - A code based on compass orientation from a central point What3words (in English) - identify a 9 square metre patch of the earth using only three words And some parody sites: What3Emojis [Defunct] What3Fucks (not work safe!) XAddress (in English) - turns a location into a code containing a number and two words. National/Local Ghana GhanaGPS - the locational “postal code” of Ghana Post Snoocode (in English) - A positional code used in Ghana India Addressing the Unaddressed project - using the Gocode (see Ireland) Bhugol ID (in English) - a Digital location code for India, based on existing postal address. MapMyIndia (in English) - A locational code system used in India Zippr (in English) - A locational code system used in India, based on existing postal address Ireland Eircode - (in English) - information site about Ireland’s postal code system Gocode (in English) - a digital location code for Ireland, also used for the Addressing the Unaddressed project Loc8code - (in English) - alternative Irish postal code system OpenPostcodeIreland - (in English) - alternative Irish postal code system Kenya Mpost - Kenyan location code based on mobile phone location OkHi (in English) - A digital address linked to map co-ordinates and a photo of a building’s front gate United Arab Emirates Makani - (in English & Arabic) - Dubai’s positional addressing system Onwani - (in English & Arabic) - Abu Dhabi’s positional addressing system Vietnam VPostcode - (in Vietnamese) - Vietnam Post’s positional addressing system
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