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Google’s new Maps API lets developers follow the road for smoother routesGoogle has announced its new Google Maps... new!
Forbes
Uber Is Acquiring Mapping Company deCartaRide-hailing serviceUber has confirmed that it isacquiring San Jose, California based mapping companydeCarta. Founded in 1996, deCarta has built a mapping platform that offers search,... new!
GIS Lounge
Using a Heat Map to Show the Level of Happiness by Province in TurkeyDogus Guler is a graduate student in Geomatics Engineering at Istanbul Technical University. His main interest area is Geographical Information Systems and heshares the analysis... new!
Canadian GIS
Lower Trent ConservationLower Trent Conservation is an environmental agency that protects,The post Lower Trent Conservation appeared first on Canadian GIS &... new!
Image of the day - MODIS/NASA
March 4, 2015 - Dust storms in Chad and Sudan
 
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Canadian GIS
Membertou Geomatics SolutionsMembertou Geomatics Solutions, a Mi’kmaq geomatics firm, offering a full range of geomatics services toThe post Membertou Geomatics Solutions appeared first on... new!
Canadian GIS
Object Raku TechnologyObject Raku Technology are focused on the fusion of geospatial data and 3D visualization forThe post Object Raku Technology appeared first on... new!
Canadian GIS
GeoJet Information Solutions Inc. GeoJet Information Solutions provides GIS-based applications in real estate, municipality, utility, small business, and tourism.The post GeoJet Information Solutions Inc. appeared first... new!
Canadian GIS
GeoInfoCom IncGeoInfoCom focuses on integration of geomatics technologies and broadband wireless communication.The post GeoInfoCom Inc appeared first on Canadian GIS... new!
Stock Market Quotes
Satellite and Remotely Data Providers
Digital Globe, Intermap, Airbus Group NV, Lockheed Martin
 
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Canadian GIS
Kawartha ConservationKawartha Conservation provides a wide range of services including planning and regulations, watershed monitoring, shorelineThe post Kawartha Conservation appeared first on... new!
Canadian GIS
Pacific Spatial Systems Ltd. Provides environmental mappingThe post Pacific Spatial Systems Ltd. appeared first on Canadian GIS & Geomatics.... new!
TechCrunch
Garmin Fenix 3 Review: For When You Need To Look Good Tracking Your ActivityThis is common and one of the chief concerns Garmin is addressing with the Fenix 3. It looks and works... new!
Malcolm McInerney / Spatialworlds
Tourist hotspotsImage above: An interesting take on the impact of technological change on lifestyle by John... new!
Mike Blumenthal / Understanding Google My Business & Local Search
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GPS World
In GNSS Race, Could Galileo Be Surging into Second? “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” This insight comes from the 20th-century American sage Yogi Berra. Yet predictions — hedged guesses, if... new!
PhysOrg
Uber heads in new mapping direction with deCarta acquisitionUber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta in a deal that may help the rapidly growing ride-hailing service lessen its dependence on navigation services... new!
GPS World
Launch of IRNSS-1D PostponedThe launch of India’s fourth navigationsatellite, IRNSS-1D, originally scheduled for March 9, has been postponed. During the integrated electrical checks on March 3... new!
Trajectory Magazine
SPOTLIGHT: USGIF Scholarship WinnerFrom Archeology Student to GIS Professor By Lindsay Tilton Mitchell March 4, 2015 From an educational beginning in archeology to becoming a GIS... new!
Pvanb / Ecostudies
New version of QGIS releasedThe latest version of QGIS, version 2.8 aka QGIS Wien, has been released. Besides along list of new features and improvements (check out the visual... new!
Keir Clarke / Google Maps Mania
Mapping All the SinglesLast year Jonathan Soma created a great mapped visualization of single men and women in the USA.The U.S. Singles Map shows the number of single... new!
Mickey Mellen / Google Earth Blog
Google Forest Canopy ViewWhen Street View started it was named ‘Street View’ because it was captured using cameras mounted on the roof of a car driving along streets.... new!
Government Technology
Maryland Legislation Would Encourage Release of GIS DataMaryland is considering new policy that would make state... new!
Ordnance Survey UK
Must-visit British film locationsThe locations in which films are set often end up playing just as large a part in the story as the actors and actresses. While... new!
Geo Awesomeness
Map showing where locals and tourists take pictures in your cityWe know Eric Fisher of Mapbox from several cool mapping projects including mapping every geo-tagged tweet in the world or... Mar 3rd
Keir Clarke / Google Maps Mania
Mapping Moscow's Bike Share NetworkAndrey Karmatsky has created some great mapped visualizations of Moscow's Velobike bike sharing network. The Velo map uses the Yandex Map API to visualize user routes,... Mar 3rd
Keir Clarke / Google Maps Mania
Mapping the Top International EventsGlobal sporting and music events can attract fans from all around the world. Ticketbis has created a map of the biggest international events of the... Mar 3rd
Marc Prioleau / Prioleau Advisors
Why Uber bought deCartaBig news for the day in the geo-world: Uber bought deCarta, the long-time LBS platform company that... Mar 3rd
Reuters
Uber buys mapping startup deCarta: Mashable(Reuters) - Ride service Uber is buying mapping and search startup deCarta for an unspecified amount, technology website Mashable said on Tuesday, citing an Uber... Mar 3rd
GigaOM
Uber buys a mapping company, but this isn’t its first acquisitionUber bought mapping company deCarta today, as first reported by Mashable and confirmed by the on-demand ride company. The San Jose-based startup provides technology for... Mar 3rd
GPS World
Geomatics Offers Portable Surveying and Mapping SystemEditor’s note: GPS World exploreduse of the new system fromGeomaticsin the March2015 issue. Geomatics USA from Gainesville, Fla., has designed... Mar 3rd
Spatial Source
Open dataDelivering value is not a conjuring act... Mar 3rd
Gene V. Roe / LiDAR News
FARO Acquires kubitI think this has the potential to be a big win for the two companies and customers as well. Click Title to Continue... Mar 3rd
GigaOM
Apple granted patent to use wireless strength map data for vehicle navigationApple was issued a patent on Tuesday for vehicle navigation technology that cantake wireless signal strength into account for planning a route. Apple first filed... Mar 3rd
Nicholas Duggan
QGIS v ArcGIS…The rematchOriginally posted on xyHt: http://www.xyht.com/spatial-itgis/qgis-v-arcgis-rematch/ QGIS v ArcGIS.the rematch? Thank you to all of you who commented and discussed my last QGIS v ArcGIS... Mar 3rd
Map This
Driving Platform Adoption with Admin Tools for ArcGIS OnlineAs most of you are aware, we recently launched our new appAdmin Tools for ArcGIS Online(Admin Tools) on the ArcGIS Marketplace. We’ve been getting some... Mar 3rd
North River Geographic
QGIS 2.8.1 is release – It’s like Deja Vu up hereYeah – I know. If you look down a few posts and you’ll see an announcement. I was typing it on a Saturday I think.... Mar 3rd
63th day of year. Julian Day: 2.457.086. GPS Week: 1.834:3