NEWS & ARTICLES


Wired - new!
Satellite Map Shows Evidence of a Dangerous Arctic Warming Feedback LoopNew research from NASA shows that the Arctic Ocean has been steadily getting...

BLOGPOSTS


Glenn Letham / AnyGeo - new!
EDU Tip – Introduction to QGIS via Self Paced LearningTweetHere’s a fabulous New Year E-learning opportunity for the young GeoGeek, or anyone looking to polish up their programming skills. QGIS, much like Python, is...
Jackie Ng / The Map Guy(DE) - new!
A note about .net extension methodsIf you've ever programmed in C#, you've probably encountered this one awesome feature called extension methods that allows you to add new...
Gretchen Peterson / A Cartographer's ToolKit - new!
Because Halos Mostly, halos around labels on maps look bad. Especially when they are large and in high-contrast with the background. For example: ...
Tyler Michael / Spatial Guru - new!
Social Graph – Year in Review (Preparation)I pulled this visualization of my LinkedIn social graph together in just...
Gene V. Roe / LiDAR News - new!
Novel Lidar Will Detect Methane LeaksThis mobile LiDAR system will dramatically reduce the cost to identify, quantify, and locate methane leaks compared to currently available technologies. Click Title...

ENTERPRISE


Ron Lake / Galdos - new!
Registry Service as a flexible GML ServerFor many people, the OGC Web Feature Service (WFS) is the canonical GML data server because it is almost always used in this way. But...
Azavea - new!
The Geographic Context of #MediaInContextClosing ceremony of the inaugural Canvas hackathon....
It's About Data - Safe Software - new!
The Top Influencer for FME Server 2015? You!Each year at this time we sendout a survey asking for feedbackonFME Server. Your feedback is...
 - new!
OL3-Cesium brings 3D to OpenGeo Suite web appsWith the news the Google Earth API has been deprecated, what is the best way to add a...
TomTom - new!
TomTom extends its world-class traffic service in South East Asia and the Middle EastTomTom extends its world-class traffic service in South East Asia and the Middle East...

GOV/ORG/EDU


Ordnance Survey UK - new!
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...
Canadian GIS - Dec 17, 2014
GoMappingWe like to make maps. We really like to make maps. Maps for hiking, biking,...
Ordnance Survey UK - Dec 17, 2014
Celebrating Christmas across Great Britain – competitionWe thought we’d celebrate Christmas with a fun competition – and give you the amazing opportunity to win a limited edition OS MasterMap tie too....
Canadian GIS - Dec 16, 2014
Spatial Vision Group, Inc.Spatial Vision Group understands geospatial information and uses proven planning, management, implementation and...

PRESS RELEASE


Directions Magazine - new!
Transform with Magnetic North or Make Your Own Geoid with Calculator 2015Hallowell, Maine - - Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the release of the Geographic Calculator 2015. This major release features several new Administrative...
Directions Magazine - new!
Sailor credits Magellan GPS for best early Christmas gift: A Guinness World Record!Norfolk, VA - - Quin Suhay’s dad is now “Officially Amazing,” according to the Guinness Book of World Records (GBWR) certificate that just arrived in the...
Directions Magazine - new!
New Zealand Transport Agency Selects Crash Analysis System from Intergraph® and PartnersHuntsville, AL - Solution will support road infrastructure planning and design – The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has selected Intergraph® along with partners Unisys and e-Spatial...

CITIES


CNET - new!
Tomorrow Daily 103: Man's bionic arms make history, NASA proposes cloud cities on Venus and moreOn today's show, we tell you how one man is making history with dual bionic arms, why a team at NASA thinks we should look...
PandoDaily - new!
The Google lawyer evicting all his tenants may be a jerk; but it wouldn’t matter if SF would just build more housingIn 2012, Jack Halprinbought an apartment building at 812 Guerrero St. in San Francisco’s Mission District...
Mashable! - new!
You can now explore Google Street View with virtual realityGoogle Cardboard, the tech giant's low-cost virtual reality...
BoingBoing! - new!
Report: U.S. planning “proportional response” to Sony hack, blamed on North Korea“Gentlemen! No fighting in the war room!” A scene from Kubrick's classic war...