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The Future Looks Bright for the Geospatial Business

The Future Looks Bright for the Geospatial Business - 08/02/2018<p>GIM International Measures the Mood of the Industry<p>In 2008, the seemingly endless …

GIS and BIM Integration Will Transform Infrastructure Design, Construction

Merging map and design data through GIS and BIM integration will make bridges more resilient, roads more efficient, transportation safer, and it will …

The Gamification of the Geospatial Industry

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series July 2018<p>Why Is It Important?<p>DeepOcean laserscan uses SLAM for high-resolution capture.<p>With huge, sprawling …

Geodose

Welcome to the first tutorial about QGIS Python Programming. This tutorial will discuss about the python console in QGIS. You can skip this tutorial …

So You’d Like To Make a Map Using Python

Making thematic maps has traditionally been the preserve of a ‘proper’ GIS, such as ArcGIS or QGIS. While these tools make it easy to work with …

Rorschach Satellite

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I’ve written previously about Ordnance Survey’s Terrain 50 data and how you can merge it together. You can download the dataset from the OS’s …

Dual-frequency GNSS smartphone hits the market

Mobile brand Xiaomi has launched a dual-frequency GNSS smartphone.Fitted with a Broadcom BCM47755 chip, the Xiaomi Mi 8 provides up to …

Maps with Docker: OpenMapTiles at DockerConEU 2017

OpenStreetMap in Docker - world maps deployed in 15 minutes with https://openmaptiles.com/server/<p>== Take Control of Your Maps with Docker ==<p>Maps are an essential part of many online tools, user interfaces and products. Third-party services, such as Google Maps API, are often used, but thanks to …

Open Source Software

Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) in Smart Cities

<b>Why make our traditional cities “Smart”</b><p>Cities are spatial, cultural, social , economic, political, legal, democratic and ecological system. Spatial …

ArcGIS maps in Illustrator and Photoshop

Design and communication professionals should be really excited about a recent development in mapping: <b>ArcGIS maps for the Adobe Creative Cloud</b>.<p><b>GIS</b> …

Data Visualization

How to create pure react SVG maps with topojson and d3-geo

Since d3 has been split into smaller components in v4, pairing it with react has become more streamlined. Making declarative SVG maps with react, …

Create more with the latest Windows 10 Maps updates

Hello! I’m Dave Alles, Partner Group Program Manager for the Windows Maps team. Our team delivers the Windows Maps app and the underlying map …

The Adorable Maps Today’s Cartographers Made as Kids

All Over the Map<p>Here’s how eight mapmakers got their start, growing from youthful enthusiasts into successful professionals.<p>So many of the cartographers I’ve gotten to know while writing about maps seem to genuinely love their jobs. It’s one of those professions with a disproportionate number of …

Maps

Buckminster Fuller’s Map of the World: The Innovation that Revolutionized Map Design (1943)

Last week we brought you news of a world map purportedly more accurate than any to date, designed by Japanese architect and artist Hajime Narukawa. …

Maps

Exploring New Technologies for Making Maps. Vector Tiles & WebGL (Part One)

Maps are both practical and political. They possess undoubtable utility for navigating the physical world and have a long history of being used to …

Augmented Reality iOS Tutorial: Location Based

Learn how to make a location based augmented reality app that displays points of interest over video! <i><br>Update note</i>: This tutorial was updated for Swift …

The Best New Maps, According to Cartographers

All Over the Map<p>The new Atlas of Design is a collection of beautiful, innovative, and unusual modern maps.<p>From charts of UFO sightings in the United States to surveys of bear population density in Finland to a 3-D visualization of where London’s airport employees live, a new collection of maps …

Android Geolocation APIs + Google Maps API: Getting Current Device's Coordinates And Using Them In Practical Purposes

Java Android GPS Example & Tutorial . . . Including Android M (6.0, API 23) . . . Using & Testing On Device & Emulators . . . PLUS: Google Maps …

Top 19 geovisualization tools, APIs and libraries that will let you create beautiful web maps

Creating a good web map is not an easy task but over the years we’ve seen plenty of amazing geovisualization examples. Almost all of them have been …

Apps Vs Maps: Why Paper Beats Tech On The PCT

After hiking 2,650 miles through the deserts, redwood forests, and rocky cliffs of the Pacific Crest Trail this summer, our team decided paper maps …

Presentation - Recent and Relevant GIS startup Technologies - making our jobs easier and the World smaller

This week at the annual Mississippi Association for Spatial Technologies (MAST) Geospatial Conference at the Gulf Park Campus of University of …

Building the Forest Atlases with Open Data and Open Source

Open Data and GIS improve forest management in the Congo Basin<i>By Thomas Maschler and Asa Strong</i> from World Resources InstituteOpen data enables …

Civilian Topographic Map Release 3 Now Available!

One year ago we published version 2 of the Civilian Topographic Map (CTM) which allows users to create 25K and 50K civilian style topographic data …

The Analog Mapmaker in the Digital Age

From his home in Marin County, about a half-hour drive north of San Francisco, Tom Harrison makes wilderness maps by hand. He’s been doing this for four decades.<p>His bestseller, a package of 13 maps covering the 211-mile John Muir Trail, which stretches from Mount Whitney to the Yosemite Valley, is …

Pitch Perfect | Maps We Love

Why We Love It<p>When you overlay high-resolution aerial imagery from the pitches of 92 professional football clubs in England and Wales, you get a …

Bivariate Choropleth Maps: A How-to Guide

An Introduction to Leaflet and Shiny in R

title<p>author<p>date<p>runtime<p>output<p>Spatial Data On the Web<p>Simon Goring - Dash Consultants<p>March 4, …