We will present you with a list of 5242 cities/countries throughout the world. You are to return to us the latitude/longitude for those locations.
The lat/long is to be represented as floating point number of at least 2 decimal places of precisions (eg: 72.49).
The -majority- of the locations are NOT North America.
We will give you a 6 column Excel spreadsheet file ... you are to fill out the last 2 columns with latitude and longitude. You are to please leave the first 4 columns precisely as the are w/o any changes whatsoever.
Your bid should indicate how you intend to get the data (or at least indicate that you have experience doing so).
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).