GIS

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> …

Maps

Mauritius: Workshop Focuses On Geospatial Data and Open Mapping Techniques

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop on Geospatial data, an initiative of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation in …

Geospatial Analysis

Welcome to the Intertidal Zone: Mapping Australia’s Coast with Landsat

Using 28 years of Landsat data, an Australian research team has created a continent-wide intertidal zone extent map for the whole of the Australian …

Maps

Leveraging your GPS data using Geospatial analytics

The advent of sharing economy has brought a sea change in the way urban populace commute locally. The Ubers, Lyfts and many other local players have …

Maps

10 Best GPS Tracking Apps For Android 2017

People love travelling, but there is nothing worse than getting lost when you are in the middle of enjoying a road trip. Sometimes due to confusion …

Maps

GIS: A powerful tool to be used with caution: Canadian archaeologists challenge the credibility of GIS methods to assess the impact of weather on shoreline erosion

Canadian archaeologists challenge the credibility of GIS methods to assess the impact of weather on shoreline erosion<p>A recent study provides a new …

Maps

Washington Counties

Downloadable GIS Data and Links<p>Click on the graphic or select a county from the list below:<p>Adams<p>Grays Harbor<p>Pierce<p>Asotin<p>Island<p>San …

Maps

What You Need To Know About Wrist-Based Mapping In GPS Watches

New technology helps make discovering great runs anywhere in the world increasingly easy. Lots of new GPS watches now not only track the usual run …

Watches

What are flood maps, and why are they important?

Used by urban planners and for disaster planning, it's critical to have up-to-date maps. Montreal doesn't<p>Flood maps are important tools for urban …

Canada

How DigitalGlobe's satellite imagery is going to help improve OpenStreetMap

Satellite imagery is an essential component that OpenStreetMap mappers use every day to improve the ever-growing <i>wiki world map.</i> And things just got a …

Maps

What3Words Is Rearranging The Map As We Know It

PSFK 2017 speaker and what3words CCO Clare Jones wants to change how the world thinks about postal addresses<p><i>Clare Jones is going to be sharing how</i> …

Innovation

What are Ground Control Points (GCPs) and How Do I Use Them?

A Guide to Using Ground Control Points with Drone Mapping Software<p>If you work with drone mapping software, you’ve no doubt heard talk of ground …

Drones

Colorado GOP blocks nation's 1st well-mapping requirement

DENVER – Colorado Republicans used a late-night filibuster Monday to block a first-of-its-kind requirement that oil and gas producers provide the locations of all their gas lines.<p>Democrats who rule the House were planning to pass the bill before midnight, their deadline to get it to the governor's …

Oil and Gas

Viametris Brings SLAM to Vehicle Mounted Mapping with vMS3D

Viametris Brings SLAM to Vehicle Mounted Mapping with vMS3D - 02/05/2017<p>Viametris’ new vehicle-mounted mobile mapping system, the vMS3D, has come up …

Maps

Satellite images reveal gaps in global population data

Algorithms help to produce precise maps of where people in developing countries live and work.<p>Nigerian health officials won’t have to rely on flawed, …

Geography

Apple expands Maps imagery collection to Connecticut, new areas of New York & Arizona

For the past two years, Apple has been using vehicles around the United States and other countries to collect data for Apple Maps. Now, the company has further expanded those efforts, deploying a fleet of vans in Connecticut for the first time…<p>As noted on the company’s Apple Maps vehicles webpage, …

Maps

GIS and Big Data: Why 'Where in the World' Matters

We have heard dozens ofdefinitions of “Big Data” and the “Internet of things,” and how they have been changing, and are going to change IT forever. …

Big Data

LiDAR Data for Washington DC is Available as an AWS Public Dataset | AWS Government, Education, & Nonprofits Blog

LiDAR point cloud data for Washington, DC, is available for anyone to use on Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3). This dataset, managed by the …

Maps

Pix4D Desktop 3.2 Now Generates Tiled Level-of-Detail (LoD) Mesh - sUAS News - The Business of Drones

Today, we are happy to announce our Pix4Dmapper Desktop 3.2 release. The new version has great advancement in stability and usability – Upload …

Drones

Part 2

This blog post continues the description of the Elastic{ON} Operational Analytics demo, describing how the georeferenced WiFi data collected in the …

Web Development

DigitalGlobe Captures a Strong Quarter as Its Buyout Nears

The soon-to-be-acquired satellite image company delivered strong growth to kick off 2017. Here's what investors need to know.<p><b>DigitalGlobe</b> (NYSE:DGI) …

Stocks

GeoAnalytics Resources

TMS (Tile Map Service) is the protocol used by Spotfire to display map backgrounds as tiles. This is an open standard documented by the Open Source …

Maps

This interactive map uses machine learning to arrange visually similar fonts

Typography enthusiasts likely already know how to identify fonts by name, but it’s always useful to explore visually similar fonts when you feel like changing up your options. Design consultant firm IDEO’s Font Map helps you do exactly that, with an interactive tool that lets you browse through …

Machine Learning

How to use your iPhone’s compass with Apple Maps

iPhone includes a magnetometer sensor, also known as digital compass. With it, your iPhone can tell the direction it’s pointed at. Along with …

iOS

Where The Streets Are Paved With Green: Counting Urban Trees

<b>Treepedia uses Google Street View data to measure how green the world’s cities are.</b><p>I am a big fan of trees. Apart from the fact that they are beautiful, they also offer multiple benefits to cities (as I mentioned in a previous article). For a start, they lower the ambient temperature by absorbing …

Gardening

Making Maps With React

In this article you can find an overview about different React mapping libraries. A lot of our projects are about data visualizations and maps in …

JavaScript

Fan-made Breath of the Wild interactive map aims to be the game’s own Google Street View (update)

The new Zelda is huge, but this map breaks it down<p>The Legend of Zelda fans are coming together to make <i>Breath of the Wild</i>’s gigantic open world a bit easier to navigate. An impressive, high-resolution map for the new game is now in alpha, and its creators are asking for other players to jump in and …

Breath of the Wild

How Geocoding and Geo-Fencing Improve Facilitation of Last-Mile Delivery

India is a vast country that holds a landmass of close to 3.29 million square kilometres within its boundaries. Breaking this down further, the …

Startups (India)

This is how your GPS device could help save your life!

Whether driving to work or taking a road trip for the holidays, there’s no telling what you might encounter on the road. Drivers need to be prepared …

Maps

Using R as a Geographic Information System

<i>Originally published on: realdataweb.wordpress.com</i><p>In real estate, spatial data is the name of the game. Countless programs in other domains utilize …

Maps