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Projection Wizard

About the Tool<p><i>Projection Wizard</i> is a web application that helps cartographers select an appropriate projection for their map. Depending on the extent …

Who Owns the Digital Map of the World?

As OpenStreetMap grows, companies like Mapbox are a threat to the long reign of Google Maps. And that’s a good thing.<p>Maps may be a necessity of an empire, as Paul Ford writes on the rise of Google Maps in <i>The N</i><i>ew Republic</i> this week, but whether that empire belongs wholly to Google is up for debate. …

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Making Maps with GDELT + CartoDB

What would it look like to literally map the world’s news as it happens? What if you could reach across a growing fraction of the world’s news media …

Mapillary is Building a Crowdsourced Street View with User Submitted Photos

Google’s well-known Street View service is one of several monumental efforts to document the world’s travel routes through ground-level photos. These …

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Geographic Information Manager – l’ora della verità

Foto di Timothy BurlingQualche settimana fa, qui su TANTO, un post di Sergio Farruggia proponeva una riflessione sul ruolo del <i>Geographic Information</i> …

Look, Ma, No More Mercator Tiles

Using open source tools it is now super easy to make your own map tiles, and with a little extra work you can render them in whatever map projection …

O 2018

The secret of Google Maps' accuracy revealed

The maps we use to navigate have come a long way in a short time. Since the '90s we've gone from glove boxes stuffed with paper maps to floorboards …

I dati sismici di ISIDE adesso hanno un web service

ISIDE, il repository dei dati sismologici dell’INGV (Isituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia), si è arricchito di un web service tramite il …

Take the best, use the REST

Diversi geoportali, piccoli e grandi, di Pubbliche Amministrazioni da ogni parte del mondo, sono basati su tecnologia ESRI ArcGIS. All’utente di …

Disponibile il Data Base Geologico in scala 1:10.000

E' stato rilasciato come Open GeoData il DataBase Geologico in scala 1:10.000 della Regione Toscana.<p>Il DataBase deriva dalla rielaborazione ed …

Advanced Geospatial Analysis

Simple<p>Modular, simple-to-understand JavaScript functions that speak GeoJSON<p>Modular<p>Turf is a collection of small modules, you only need to take what …

Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps

From dragons and serpents to many-armed beasts that preyed on ships and sailors alike, sea monsters have terrified mariners across all ages and …

MAPS.ME

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The Book of OpenStreetMap

The OpenStreetMap Success<p>OpenStreetMap is the open and free map of the world made by people like you. It's like wikipedia, but for maps. Instead of …

GIS StackExchange Analysis, 2014 Edition

It’s time again to revisit my periodic look at GIS StackExchange (GISSE) and what it may or may not tell us about the state of things geospatial. By …

Explore Taylor & Francis Online

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the rasdaman raster array database – rasdaman

<b>rasdaman daily downloads</b><p><b>rasdaman visitors</b><p><b>community</b><p>As of May 2017, the<br>rasdaman mailing lists<br>gather over 250 members.<p>Welcome to rasdaman -- the world's …

La WikiGuida di OpenStreetMap

The first wearable camera that can fly

Nixie is a tiny flying photographer.<br>Bring Nixie anywhere to capture your best moments...<br>with your hands free<br>for adventure.

A guide to GoogleMaps-like maps with OSM in QGIS

Using OSM data in QGIS is a hot topic but so far, no best practices for downloading, preprocessing and styling the data have been established. There …

Succès des cartes littéraires de Feedbooks – Blog Feedbooks

Lire un roman n'est pas se retirer du monde, c'est entrer dans le monde par une autre porte.<p>— bernard pivot (@bernardpivot1) September 29, 2014<p>La …