Twofishes – A coarse forward & reverse geocoder in scala

Twofishes – A coarse forward & reverse geocoder in scala

Twofishes is a

  • coarse (ie, not a street geocoder, it goes down to the city/neighborhood/poi level)
  • splitting (it can break up “pizza new york” into query: pizza, where: new york)
  • geocoder (it translates from string queries to lat/lngs on the earth)
  • based primarily on geonames data
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