NEWS & ARTICLES


SlashGear - Dec 19, 2014
RunKeeper update gives smartwatch users GPS sans phoneRunKeeper has pushed out an update that brings some requested features to smartwatch owners (certain smartwatches, at least). The most notable...
SlashGear - Dec 19, 2014
Google adds Christmas window shopping to MapsGoogle has been progressing nobly in its effort to bridge the physical world with the digital one, and the end result...
Directions Magazine - Dec 19, 2014
OGC seeks public comment on KML 2.3 standard.
Slashgeo - Dec 19, 2014
Eternix Ltd. to Release New Version of Blaze Terra Geo-Visualization and Editing Software18.12.2014, Tel Aviv, Israel – Eternix Ltd., leading provider of next-generation geospatial software, announced today the release of Blaze Terra 4.0, the company’s flagship product....
Slashgeo - Dec 19, 2014
10th International gvSIG Conference: reports, posters and articlesWe would like to inform you of the availability of presentations, posters and articles presented during the 10th International gvSIG Conference [1], which were held...

BLOGPOSTS


Glenn Letham / AnyGeo - Dec 20, 2014
The Best Time to Post to Social Media During the HolidaysTweetAddThis has shared an interesting post that reveals some of the best times for social sharing over the Holiday Season – Tips for best day...
Keir Clarke / Google Maps Mania - Dec 20, 2014
The Best Places to Live in the Bay AreaTeleport is an interesting real-estate search engine for the Bay Area. Tell Teleport where you work, how far you wish to commute and how much...
Gene V. Roe / LiDAR News - Dec 20, 2014
Quanergy Systems Funded for LidarThey were founded in 2012 and are headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. They are a silicon valley start-up with serious investors that include Mercedes- Benz and...
Mapping London - Dec 20, 2014
A Vignelli-Style Tube MapBack in August, one half of Mapping London went on holiday to New York City, and, after I...
Keir Clarke / Google Maps Mania - Dec 20, 2014
The Unanimous Map of the YearOne map has featured on every 2014 Maps of the Year list that I have seen this year. It is one of Wired MapLab's Favorite...

ENTERPRISE


Airbus Defence & Space - Dec 19, 2014
Airbus Defence and Space breaks world in-orbit longevity record- Inmarsat-2 F2 satellite retired after more than 23.5 years of successful operation in geostationary orbit, far outliving its projected life of ten years - Second...
It's About Data - Safe Software - Dec 19, 2014
Top 3 Everything FME of 2014To close out 2014, we’ve compiled our most popular resources of the year, includingvideos, articles, and graphics. We included a few FME usage statistics, andeven...
 - Dec 19, 2014
OGR FDW FTW!Merry Christmas, nerds! Have you ever wanted to connect your PostGIS database directly to an existing GIS file or database...
Garmin - Dec 19, 2014
Garmin® Announces Gear Tracking and Group Posts for Garmin Connect™We’re excited to announce additional features for Garmin Connect including gear tracking and group posts. These features are available for users now...
GIS Education Community / ESRI - Dec 19, 2014
Teaching about Watersheds and River Systems with ArcGIS OnlineTeaching about watersheds and river systems has long been a major theme of physical geography, earth science, and environmental science instruction. ArcGIS Online now provides...

GOV/ORG/EDU


Nextgov - Dec 19, 2014
Becoming a Digital Master: A Conversation with George WestermanLessons on digital transformation from Nike, Burberry and Starbucks....
Ordnance Survey UK - Dec 19, 2014
Cartographic Design Principles: ConsistencyThis is the sixth part in our series of posts looking in more detail at our Cartographic Design Principles. This week we are going to...
Trajectory Magazine - Dec 18, 2014
Friday’s Food For Thought: Tracking SantaNORAD & Google Monitor Santa’s Trajectory By Lindsay Tilton Mitchell Interested in the route of Santa’s Christmas Eve journey? Four...
Ordnance Survey UK - Dec 18, 2014
Further adventures in Minecraft: First Great Britain, now for the rest of the world!Post by Keegan Wilson, Press Officer Ordnance Survey’s very own Mr Blocks, Joseph Braybrook, is conducting a new set of experiments in Minecraft. Not content...

PRESS RELEASE


Directions Magazine - Dec 19, 2014
OGC seeks public comment on KML 2.3 standard - The membership of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) seeks public comment on the candidate OGC KML 2.3 Standard. KML is an XML grammar used to...
Open Geospatial Consortium - Dec 19, 2014
OGC seeks public comment on KML 2.3 standard.
Directions Magazine - Dec 19, 2014
Airbus Defence and Space breaks world in-orbit longevity recordFrance - Inmarsat-2 F2 satellite retired after more than 23.5 years of successful operation in geostationary orbit, far outliving its projected life of ten years Second longevity...
Directions Magazine - Dec 19, 2014
Ordnance Survey is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Non-Executive Directors to the Board.Southampton,UK - Mrs Anne Jessopp and Mr Stephen Lake took up their appointments with effect from 10 December 2014. Welcoming both new members to the Board, Chairman...

CITIES


Mashable! - Dec 20, 2014
D.C. has passed sea level rise 'tipping point,' more cities to follow: studySAN FRANCISCO — Major U.S. coastal cities, including Washington, D.C. and...
The Atlantic - Dec 20, 2014
Confronting Climate Change in an Alaskan Village: Best #Cityreads of the WeekAn abandoned house at the west end of Shishmaref, Alaska,...
VentureBeat - Dec 20, 2014
How computer-aided organic architecture could change the city of the futureWe’ve seen the future of architecture and design, and...
Reuters - Dec 19, 2014
U.S. judge rejects HP settlement in Autonomy shareholder caseSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday rejected Hewlett-Packard Co's proposed settlement of shareholder litigation involving the information technology company's botched acquisition of...