A set of GISDK add-ins to export TransCAD/Maptitude thematic maps to Google Earth. It suppots data field contents as features descriptions, exports whole layers or individual selection sets, fields values can be used as 3D features heights, features transparency can be set and time stamps animation and customized icons for points layers can be used. Thematic map legend is also exported and colors are preserved.
The DigitalGlobe Foundation was established to support university research and the next generation of geospatial technology users through grants of satellite imagery. In this interview, Editor in Chief Joe Francica discusses the mission of the Foundation with its executive director, Mark Brender.