Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

216Re: Cache approval/disapproval and Geocaching.com's existence

Expand Messages
  • Robert <robert@austinexplorer.com>
    Jan 1, 2003
    • 0 Attachment
      Ack! What URL were you at and what were you clicking on?

      Robert

      --- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, The Diver
      <thediver@a...> wrote:
      > While your here, What does this mean?
      >
      > >From Map Caches:
      >
      > Click on an icon for more information or a region for a closer
      view.
      >
      >
      > ADODB.Recordset error '800a0bcd'
      >
      > Either BOF or EOF is True, or the current record has been
      deleted.
      > Requested operation requires a current record.
      >
      > /Maps/ShowMap.asp, line 355
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > On Wed, 2003-01-01 at 14:40, Robert wrote:
      > > --- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "angryarmadillo
      > > <angryarmadillo@y...>" <angryarmadillo@y...> wrote:
      > > > I think
      > > > adding a voting system to a caching website would be a great
      thing.
      > > > That way you'd get an idea of whether it's worth your while to
      check
      > > > it out. I've already started on my own geocaching website that
      I
      > > might
      > > > try to expand into a Texas-wide geocaching site.
      > >
      > > AustinExplorer.com covers caches within about 60 miles of
      Austin. It
      > > includes the ability for cache finders to rate the cache for
      > > difficulty and terrain. It's a completely database-driven
      website
      > > that could easily scale up to the state level. It also includes
      the
      > > ability to cover both geocaching.com and navicache.com caches.
      > >
      > > What it is missing is a larger number of users. I can speak from
      > > experience that the market maker (i.e. geocaching.com) enjoys an
      > > enormous mindshare. People tend to not want to go to another
      site to
      > > log finds. An "open source" system would resolve much of that
      issue,
      > > but I'm not very confident that will work out.
      > >
      > > Check out http://www.austinexplorer.com/geocaching/. I'm always
      > > interested in ideas for improvements. Right now you can log
      finds,
      > > rate the caches, look at cache stats for the area AND map your
      caches
      > > with finds highlighted on maps that can zoom down to sub-city
      level
      > > (something that Buxley's can not do).
      > >
      > > Robert
      > > a.k.a. Austin Explorer
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
      > > CentralTexasGeocachers-unsubscribe@yahoogroups.com
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to
      http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
      > >
      > >
    • Show all 19 messages in this topic