News and Analysis
Drones and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are in the news almost daily. This article by contributing writer Bill McNeill provides a basic overview of the technology and the exploding market potential for UAVs.
Alteryx announced its new release earlier this year. Directions Magazine interviewed Paul Ross, vice president for product and industry marketing, to discuss how the more user-centric design of the 9.0 version allows for decision making closer to line-of-business managers,...Read more
Earlier this year Miguel Arias joined CartoDB as its new COO. Directions Magazine quizzed him about the company and its plans for growth.
One of many fields to undergo phases of disruptive technology and innovation is utility locating technology. In this article, Michelle Goldsmith, a freelance technology journalist,discusses the use of augmented reality with mobile devices to visualize underground assets....Read more
Sabermetrics isn't he only type of statistical analysis being used in baseball these days. Location tracking is turning into the next "big data," number crunching, analytical tool used at Major League ballparks. This year, nearly all ballparks are being outfitted...Read more