Geospatial Analysis

H3: A Hexagonal Hierarchical Geospatial Indexing System

H3 is a geospatial indexing system using a hexagonal grid that can be (approximately) subdivided into finer and finer hexagonal grids, combining the …

Oregon

Living out of town can be a big disadvantage

Easy access to services, institutions and economic opportunities can separate thriving communities from others that are left behind socially and …

Australian Universities

Detailed data layers can find untapped business opportunities

Cape Town - By combining existing household data with a far more detailed layer of individual information, businesses can construct a more useful …

Business (South Africa)

Do drones have a future in DOTs?

Advances in sensors, mapping system accuracy and data management make unmanned aerial systems a high-value proposition for transportation departments.

Drones

Monsanto finds room to grow with open source software

Farming may be the oldest industry in the world, but the rise of the internet of things (IoT), mobility and other technologies present new challenges …

Big Data

Submit a Proposal for the GBDX for Sustainability Challenge | Amazon Web Services

The United Nations (UN) has named 17 goals that will help boost sustainable development worldwide. Technology and cloud-based solutions will be a …

Sustainability

SC utilises geospatial tech to map out rapid infrastructure growth

The work being carried out by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC)’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) team has been honoured at a …

Physical Geography

Database Specialist

<b>Overview</b><p>Azavea is a civic technology firm based in Philadelphia that uses geospatial data to build software and data analytics for the web. As a B …

Physical Geography

[Live Webinar] Impact of Drones and Photogrammetry on Construction

Who Will You Learn From?<p><b>Speaker: Christopher Baze</b><i>,</i> <i>Exclusive</i> <i>Guest</i><p>Christopher Baze is the BIM Manager at Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company, which …

Webinars

D.C. Chooses Chief Data Officer to Serve as Interim Chief Technology Officer

The District of Columbia’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) has announced a new temporary leader.<p>Barney Krucoff, the district’s …

Government Technology

How Artificial Intelligence will affect your life in 2018

In context: 2018: How AI is set to affect India<p>31 Dec 2017How Artificial Intelligence will affect your life in 2018<p>❮<p>GovernanceHow machine learning …

Artificial Intelligence

NASA comes to class at St. Ambrose in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK --- As a direct result of its designation as an Ohio STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) school and its STEM Accelerated Coding …

Education

How to build a successful 3D Elevation Program partnership in your state

(Getty Images)<p>High-resolution geospatial imagery has the potential to meet many critical needs for state and local governments. It can be used for …

Government Technology

Ottawa announces funding for eight local clean energy projects

Ottawa is shelling out $3.5 million to eight Calgary-area clean energy technology projects.<p>The largest grant announced Wednesday will see $974,000 go …

University of Calgary

Farm data set to get space tech boost

The quality of India’s agriculture sector statistics could soon improve with the government tapping satellite imagery technologies to upgrade the …

Physical Geography

Ottawa spending $3.5 million to fund local clean energy projects

Ottawa is shelling out $3.5 million to eight Calgary-area clean-energy technology projects.<p>The largest grant announced Wednesday will see $974,000 go …

University of Calgary

Class Notes: A Mindful Life

From half a world away, archaeologist Scott Branting (PhD ’04, MA ’03) has been watching the ancient monuments of Syria and northern Iraq get bombed, …

University at Buffalo

Microsoft Investing $50 Million for AI-Enabled Environmental Research

The software giant announces a major new investment in its innovation program for AI-enabled environmental technologies.

Western Digital

Geospatial Analytics Market Key Player 2017 – MDA Corporation, Bentley Systems, ESRI, RMS and Others

<b>ReportsWeb.com added “Geospatial Analytics Market – Global Trends, 2017 Analysis and 2025 Forecasts” report to its research database.</b> <b>This Report is</b> …

Maps

City of Regina hopes to track its vehicles in real time with high-tech purchase

A fire engine speeds down Saskatchewan Drive, sirens blaring. As it rushes toward an intersection, the traffic lights turn green. Another …

Saskatoon

Active Fire Data

Download active fire products from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) (MCD14DL) and the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer …

South-east Asia

PR Distribution

<b>Bio-Based Resins Market</b> report delivers information about <b>vendors, geographical regions, annual growth rate, market share, revenue</b> and the actual …

Business Intelligence

This map shows the devastation of the Southern California fires

An interactive map pulling together data from government agencies is tracking the fierce wind-driven fires blazing uncontrollably across Southern California.<p>You can actually zoom in to see whether a fire ran down a specific street and pinpoint an address to determine how many miles away a fire is …

Ventura County

Reversing the geospatial digital divide – one step, or leap, at a time

Global positioning systems (GPS), real time traffic maps, accurate weather forecasts, Uber, self-driving cars… Geospatial data is on full display …

Physical Geography

BlackSky Awarded $16.4M Contract by Air Force Research Lab for Next-Generation Geospatial Intelligence Brokering Platform

Source: imported from this press release.<p>SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Spaceflight Industries today announced that BlackSky has been awarded a two-year …

Physical Geography

Artificial intelligence set to soar

Dive Brief:<p>By 2019, about 40% of retailers will develop a customer experience architecture supported by artificial intelligence, with such platforms …

Adopt

November 2017 Puzzler : Earth Matters : Blogs

Every month on Earth Matters, we offer a puzzling satellite image. The November 2017 puzzler is above. <b>Your challenge is to use the comments section</b> …

Physical Geography

Researchers using facial recognition tech to find Chinese missile sites

U.S. researchers are using the same sort of deep learning artificial intelligence employed by Silicon Valley giants like Google and Facebook in their facial recognition technology to identify Chinese surface-to-air missile sites.<p>The deep leaning algorithms used by researchers at the University of …

North Korea

Microsoft launches public preview of Azure Location Based Services with TomTom

The effort is aimed at enterprises that need to track the location of various assets in the field and integration with a broader set of cloud …

LA Auto Show

Virginia Tech team helping grape growers find perfect land for vineyards

<b>BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ7)</b> Virginia wine may be tasting more rich and round because of a tool at Virginia Tech.<p>A team there developed a way to help …

Virginia Tech