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Jane Goodall launches online course in digital mapping

On the day of her eightieth birthday, renowned primatologist Jane Goodall launched a massive open online course (MOOC) based around digital mapping …

Facebook Friend Tracking: 3 Facts

Facebook's "Nearby Friends" feature will track, store, and share your location with friends. Before you turn it on, here's what you need to know.

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Top destination for geospatial industry trends

Mathew Zenus - February 13, 2018<p>Integration of Geospatial and enterprise data is real and it’s happening now. The combination of the two provide …

India to Develop People-centred Technology With BRICS Partners

India will collaborate with the four other BRICS countries in science and technology to generate new knowledge and develop innovative products, …

Artificial intelligence reduces traffic

Abu Dhabi: A unique system which uses artificial intelligence to evaluate and assess road safety issues to come up with counter measures is being …

Drone beams ‘mind-blowing’ coastal views of Warrnambool

A COASTAL landscape mapping project using aerial drones is adding a new dimension of insight to Deakin University research.<p>Director Mathew Herbert …

NGA: Seeking full immersion in geospatial data

Geodata<p>NGA is pioneering activity-based intelligence, which Director Letitia Long said will help the agency find the "unknown unknowns, and discover …

Why maps matter

Geodata<p>Esri's mapping software has long been dominant in federal agencies -- integrating with other large data systems and offering a full suite of …

A fireworks display? No, this stunning map reveals the 50 million journeys made by commuters at London's most popular stations

• <b>An academic at University College London investigated how people get to work around the capital and found some surprising omissions, including King’s</b> …

PolicyMap Release is a One-Stop Shop for a Variety of Data

March 13th, 2014 by Susan Smith<p>Maggie McCullough, President of PolicyMap, talked about the latest release of their product. The company has been …

The Great Inflow – Where the Commuters Go

Posted by Ollie on 13 March 2014 in Data, Tube | 0 comments<p>This data map, from UCL CASA‘s own Ed Manley, shows the top destination station, for each …

How Maps Drive Decisions at EPA

The Environmental Protection Agency office charged with taking civil and criminal actions against water and air polluters used to organize its …

How Location Analytics Will Transform Retail

Any company building an online presence wouldn’t think twice about the need for sophisticated web analytics. In fact, 98% of IR500 retailers use some form of web analytics. It’s become an essential tool for understanding online customer behaviors and driving site improvement efforts.<p>Despite its …

Federal Government Beginning To Take a Hard Look at Privacy Risks Associated With Location: What This Means for Geospatial Community

A recent Government Accounting Office (GAO) report on consumer privacy and in-car location-based services highlights the challenges the geospatial …

Jobs growing in GIS technology at 35%, schools offering programs

Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>><p>other<p>Updated:Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-02-14 20:42:04 GMT<p>The Kershaw County Sheriff's …

Op-Ed: Unlocking the Economic Potential of Geospatial Data

First, <b>engage users to drive the data</b>. Consider that 80,000 of the 85,000-plus records on data.gov are tagged as geospatial. But the current platform …

Beautiful Maps, and the Lies They Tell, An Op-Ed From Runkeeper

<i>This Fun Maps post is guest-written by Margaret McKenna, Head of Data and Analytics at RunKeeper, a free app for running, cycling and other fitness</i> …

Top destination for geospatial industry trends

Mathew Zenus - February 13, 2018<p>Integration of Geospatial and enterprise data is real and it’s happening now. The combination of the two provide …

Information Geographies

<b>Geographies of Google Search</b><p>Description This graphic illustrates the number of pages indexed by Google about each country. Data The data were …

Mapping Our Home, Mapping The House

The Republic of Singapore – 87 Constituencies<p>Pulau Ujong. A name of utter unfamiliarity which would only make you think less than twice about passing …

Map project ties together centuries of Toronto history

Imagine standing at the corner of Queen and Bay and being able to fast-forward through time from 1818 right up to present day. Two city halls, polar …

At Sochi Olympics, Crowdsourced OpenStreetMap Trounces Google Maps

If you're looking for detailed maps of the Olympic sites around Sochi, Google maps may not be your best bet. OpenStreetMap, the crowdsourced …

The Power of Mapping

Geospatial information is changing the way we approach the world around us. Here's an example.<p>Maps are a fabulous tool. They help us get around, see where we're going, get a sense of what's out there beyond our immediate vision, and so forth. For centuries, people have found maps useful in those …

50 Sensor applications for a Smarter World. Get Inspired!

<b>May 2nd, 2012</b> - Libelium<p>More than <b>50 billion</b> <b>devices</b> will be connected to the Internet by 2020, but this new connectivity revolution has already …

India's Housing creates a property search engine

India’s real estate search portal Housing.com would easily be the envy of its rivals or any other established company. This start up is just one year …

Is Your Waterway Polluted? EPA App For That

EPA's plain-language app on waterways pollution cited as example of innovative information tools from government.<p>Looks like you've hit your article …

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