The Cal-Adapt web application was launched in June of 2011 after nearly a year of planning, development, and testing. The site is designed to increase the availability and usefulness of modeled climate change data being produced by the scientific...
The top university geography program, per QS World (who?), is Oxford. I can't argue that. I do wonder how the Univeristy of Chicago, with no geography department and but 8 faculty (several are in...
Apple Said to Pick AutoNavi to Offer IPhone Maps in China
- Business Week
Placed is an LBS app for developers. It gives them insight into where and when their users actually use their apps. It's opt in for the end user and free...
How important is accurate geocoding when doing disease studies? Pretty important per a study of historical data on a monkey pox outbreak in Africa.
Less-careful georeferencing identified much smaller areas as having potential...
Feeding the World
Our current story map was produced in collaboration with the Institute on the Environment at the University of Minnesota. It charts current crop yields and explores how skyrocketing food demands can be met by...
Tiramisu Transit LLC, the Carnegie Mellon University spinoff company that uses crowdsourcing and GPS technology to track Port Authority of Allegheny County and CMU transit trips, has received $102,000 from the U.S. Department of...
MapQuest now offers authoritative commercial data via its Community Edition API.
Who doesn’t love free? Yes F-R-E-E. MapQuest is known for its accurate geocoding and flexible routing APIs but did you know that developers and...
The European LiDAR Mapping Forum|
Salzburg Congress, 4-5th December 2012
Two-day technical conference and exhibition focussing on the
use of LiDAR to support transport, urban modelling, coastal
zone mapping, asset management and GIS applications.
The top university geography program, per QS World (who?), is Oxford. I can't argue that. I do wonder how the Univeristy of Chicago, with no geography department and but 8 faculty (several are in other departments and one is from another...
I learned of UpNext when it partnered with Verizon to offer what it called UpNext HD 3D maps last October. Like the folks at Droid Life, I had a tough time finding how UpNext's stuff was significantly different/better than other mapping...
That offer is on the table, as is a similar one from Niagara Falls, NY, to newly minted college gradudates. The Kansas Department of Commerce just started a five-year pilot called the Rural Opportunity Zone program aimed at bring young...
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