News and Analysis
This article by Paul Boudreau of Oceans Canada and Jeff McKenna of Gateway Geomatics describes the Coastal and Oceans Information Network (COINAtlantic), a system that “harvests no data, stores no geospatial information in a warehouse or portal,” yet presents geospatial information...Read more
Crowdsourcing Flooding in Jakarta
Jakarta has a new tool [right] to monitor and respond to flooding in the low-lying capital. Developed by researchers from the SMART Infrastructure Facility at Australia’s Wollongong University in collaboration with Twitter and...Read more
Yesterday I hosted a conversation on that topic as part of the AvidGeo Conference 2014/LocationTech Tour Boston event. I was invited to "give a talk," but if you know me I'm the last person who wants to watch or give a PowerPoint presentation. So I didn't do that....Read more
SciDev.net discovers how technology is turning mapping into a powerful tool for supporting development and tackling humanitarian crises.
In the final part of her series, Grethen Peterson answers the question: "How does QGIS perform when it comes to editing data?"