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And Now Google Does Drones - Project Wing

Friday, August 29th 2014

Google, too, is experiementing with drones. From the Google X team comes "Project Wing." Several media outlets reported today Google's experimentation with package delivery using their own drone design. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google said a 5-foot-wide single-wing prototype...

Meet the Unknowns in the 20 Most Promising GIS Solution Providers of 2014

Tuesday, August 26th 2014

In July a magazine called CIO Review published its 20 Most Promising GIS Solution Providers 2014. We’ll tell you who they selected, but more importantly, we’ll tell you why you should be aware of some of the lesser known companies on the list.

The Top Five Things You Need to Know about Drones and GIS

Monday, August 25th 2014

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.

A Glossary of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Terms

Sunday, August 24th 2014

Here is a glossary of terms for unmanned aerial vehicles.

Don’t Miss These Resources on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)

Sunday, August 24th 2014

Because of the overwhelming interest by readers in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) and how associated technology, legal guidelines and platforms will affect the collection of geospatial data, we have gathered some resources that will help you to find more information.

Mapping Disaster: A Global Community Helps from Space

Thursday, August 21st 2014

The Landsat fleet of satellites can tell responders what damage disasters have done, providing timely insight into flood extents, fire boundaries, lava flow directions, road conditions, and oil slick movements. The images from these birds support response to earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, fires,...

Millennium Space Seeks Your Space-enabled Big Ideas

Wednesday, August 20th 2014

In this interview, contributing columnist Catherine Burton shares a discussion she had with Vince Deno, president of Millennium Space Systems, on the “small sat” phenomenon and the explosion of companies now entering the commercial remote sensing business.

Getting Schooled on UAVs, FAA Policy and Reality

Monday, August 18th 2014

Last week, I chaired a workshop on geospatial intelligence, part of the Space and Missile Defense Symposium's STEM program. During the morning session we focused on domestic homeland security and convened a panel of public safety officials from the Huntsville, Alabama region. Panelists included...

Lifemapper shows where Earth’s organisms live today and might go tomorrow

Thursday, August 14th 2014

Where would species migrate to stay alive as climate changes? Lifemapper, an online species-distribution tool created at the University of Kansas, is one tool that may help predict their new homes.

Geospatial Resume Review

Tuesday, August 12th 2014

Did you have someone in the industry review your resume before you attached it to a job application? No? More than likely you missed out on some valuable input! Our editors offer some suggested enhancements to real-life resumes to encourage you to seek out a few reviewers.

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