It turns out the most read story in the New York Times in 2013 was not a story but an interactive map series that in the end provided a personalized dialect map for each visitor. What was that map so popular and what can we as GIS users and others learn from the times offering?
There's still time to submit a presentation for the 2014 Location Intelligence Conference, May 19-21 in Washington DC. Directions Magazine is offering complementary registration to federal, state and local government employees.
Three years ago the Open Source Geospatial Foundation and the International Cartographic Association became partners and launched the ICA-OSGeo Labs Initiative. The network of labs focuses on education and research with free and open source geospatial (FOSS4G) technology. Directions Magazine interviewed Helena Mitasova, associate professor in the Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences at North Carolina State University, to get an update on...