A shiny new user driven effort, OpenAddresses.org, aims to build a worldwide database of addresses. Will it work? Will citizens of the world participate? What will it be used for? And will it encourage address development in areas without existing addresses?
The new version of ArcGIS Explorer is now available for download. This release includes updated basemaps from ArcGIS Online; free, unlimited use of Bing Maps; improved access to geoprocessing services; and enhanced symbol management. To download ArcGIS Explorer for free, visit www.esri.com/arcgisexplorer.
Neil Calvert read and listened to what the Directions Magazine editors had to say about BIM and GIS and he didn't completely agree. So he offers a ten point interpretation of BIM plus some links to additional resources.