News and Analysis
The White House today released its fiscal 2015 budget and called specifically for research and development which will impact the geospatial technology market. Here are some excerpts from the budget allocations:
$925 million for R&D at the Department of the...Read more
It's a big week in geospatial news: Esri and Google tackle open data, DigitalGlobe's stock drops, USGS drops The National Atlas onto The National Map and Nokia talks about Mapping 2.0.
Last week the Federal Aviation Administration put out what it hoped was a document to clarify the laws regarding the use of UASs in the United States.
It seems, per Eric Gakstatter writing in Geospatial Solutions that no one cares. His recent article describes...Read more
DigitalGlobe's stock (NYSE: DGI) was slammed yesterday by investors upon hearing the news that they missed Wall Street's consensus estimate and took a 27% price hit. The stock has rebounded in early trading today.
Reason's given by stock analysts include not only...Read more
Cambashi is a market research, industry analyst and consulting firm that covers the use of IT to address business issues in a variety of industry sectors. The company shared with Directions Magazinea few details from its latest GIS Observatory reports, typically only available to...Read more