GIS

Digital river maps transform waterways into colorful art

<b>(CNN) —</b> When you think about the world of cartography, antique sepia maps are likely the first images that come to mind. But nomadic digital cartographer Robert Szucs saw the potential to turn nature's patterns into contemporary artwork.<p>Under his moniker Grasshopper Geography, the Hungarian artist …

Maps

Mapping tool to help wilding conifer control

A new mapping tool is giving wilding tree control groups a complete picture of infestations throughout the country. Launching the Wilding Conifer …

New Zealand News

Arduino-Neopixel Traffic Map

This project displays live traffic conditions between two locations on a physical map, using an Arduino device that gathers data from the Google Maps API and then sets the color of a string of NeoPixels — green for good traffic, yellow for slower traffic, and red for bad traffic conditions, just …

Arduino

Visualize Ideas and Improve Content Delivery in Teaching with Concept Maps | Emerging Education Technologies

Effective teaching is a result of well-planned out ideas and content that is organized in its delivery. Concept maps or mind maps are valuable tools …

Pedagogy

Manhattan Skyscraper Explorer – when Open Data and ArcGIS API for JavaScript meet

Open data is an awesome thing nowadays. It’s amazing how many organizations publish their data to allow citizens to learn more about the city they …

Maps

DC mapping companies partner to provide a clearer picture of the landscape

<b>Boundless</b> is making moves in the GIS marketplace with a new partnership.<p>Boundless is an open source GIS (geographical information system technology) …

Maps

How Energy and Utility Companies Can Make the Most of Big Data

The world is awash in a glut of data. Driven by digitization, the deluge rapidly grows every day. The total amount of data in the world is expected …

Big Data

Data Visualization with googleVis exercises part 6

(This article was first published on <b>R-exercises</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p><b>Geographical Charts</b><p>In part 6 of this series we are going to see …

Data Science

SAP HANA, Esri ArcGIS Combine for Quick Geospatial Data Insights

Organizations of all types and sizes can now take advantage geospatial data, gleaning immediate insights by bringing together location data and …

SAP SE

These Two ArcGIS Books are Free from Esri

<i>Ad:</i><p><i>Share:</i><p>Share on Facebook 0<p>Share on Twitter0<p>Share on Google Plus 0<p>Share on LinkedIn 0<p>Share on Digg<p>Print<p>Esri has recently issued updates to two of …

Maps

Snapchat Snap Map: What is it, how to use it, and how to enable 'Ghost Mode'

Snapchat has launched a new feature called "Snap Map", which allows users to see where their friends were and what they were doing when they posted …

Social Media

AuGeo: An Augmented Reality App for your ArcGIS Data

We are pleased to announce the release of AuGeo, a mobile augmented reality app for your GIS data.<p>AuGeo, latin for ‘augmented’, is an Esri Labs …

Augmented Reality

Building a map for everyone

Many of us take for granted simple things like walking through a doorway, taking the stairs to the next floor, or always having a comfortable seat at …

Google Maps

Is location intelligence the key to citizen-centric smart cities?

Anyone who works in the smart city space knows the power of data: it’s held up as the rich oil that can be revealed through smart sensor technology embedded throughout the public landscape including train stations, parks and recreation areas and various neighborhoods or districts. It intersects …

Cities

How Archaeologists Crammed 1500 Years of Roman History Into One Map

The Atlas of Ancient Rome looks at the city over the course of its evolution in remarkable detail

Rome

Advanced MapKit Tutorial: Custom Tiles

Maps are ubiquitous in modern apps. Maps provide locations of nearby points of interest, help users navigate a town or park, find nearby friends, …

Maps

Points of Interest

<b>Mapbox helps power Snap Map</b><p>On July 21st , I watched as thousands of people flocked to Stonehenge to witness the sunrise and bring in the first day of …

Maps

Location Intelligence and the Riddle of Venue Density

When<p>used correctly, location intelligence can be a game-changer for brands and agencies looking to improve returns on investment and reach consumers …

Advertising Industry

Using High-Resolution Imagery to Detect Orchard Water Stress

Water Stress in Orchards<p>Pre-visual water stress detection in orchards is potentially extremely valuable to fruit and nut growers. By the time visual …

Agriculture

GeoSpatial Data Visualization in R

Structure of the Tutorial<p>This is going to be whirlwind tour of options for plotting spatial data using R. Instead of deep diving in to any one …

Data Visualization

Using ICTs to Map the Future of Humanitarian Aid (part 1)

The word “disruption” is frequently used to describe technology’s impact on every facet of human existence, including how people travel, learn, and …

Maps

ISRO posts images captured by the Cartosat-2 series satellite launched on 23 June

One 23 June, ISRO successfully launched the <b>PSLV-C38 mission</b> with <b>31 satellites on board</b>. The main payload was the Cartosat-2 series satellite, another …

Space

MapKit Tutorial: Getting Started

<i>Update June 27, 2017:</i> Updated by Audrey Tam for Xcode 9 beta / iOS 11 / Swift 4. Original post by Ray Wenderlich.Plot Honolulu public artwork data …

Programming

Mystery Apple car suggests 3D street view is coming to Apple Maps

Apple is currently driving a tricked-out, super-data-sucking car all over the world, but no one really knows why.<p>Details about where in the world to find the Apple Maps car are here, but beyond promising that the data will be used to improve Apple Maps (which many people believe needs improving), …

Augmented Reality

Schools issue Snapchat Map warning

<b>Schools are warning parents that a new location-sharing feature in Snapchat could put children at risk.</b><p>Snap Map lets users share their exact location with people on their "friends" list in real time.<p>In a letter seen by the BBC, one school said the map raised "serious safeguarding concerns" because …

Social Media

How To Make an App Like Runkeeper: Part 1

<i>Update note:</i> This tutorial has been updated to iOS 11 Beta 1, Xcode 9 and Swift 4 by Richard Critz. Original tutorial by Matt Luedke.<p>The motivational …

Programming

Colorado Ups Receation Game With Statewide Trail Map

Colorado must be feeling pretty good about things right now. When the outdoor industry gathers in Utah for its annual trade show in late July, the …

Colorado

Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) in Smart Cities

published by Shubham Published on :| Last modified : 24/06/2017 122 Views<p><b>Why make our traditional cities “Smart”</b><p>Cities are spatial, cultural, social …

Maps

Massive Open Online Course

Section 1<p>Getting Started: Let's Get Mapping<p>Consider the value and purpose of cartography as science and art. Get set up with ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS …

Everything you need to know about Snapchat's new location sharing Snap Map - according to Snapchat

Social media service Snapchat has introduced a new tracker in its latest update allowing people to see the exact location of their friends.<p>A new …

Manchester