It’s a big week in geospatial news: Esri and Google tackle open data, DigitalGlobe’s stock drops, USGS drops The National Atlas onto The National Map and Nokia talks about Mapping 2.0
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Questions and Answers About the Future of the National Atlas of the United States
PolicyMap - Google Maps Gallery
HERE Lead: Mapping 1.0 is Done - All Points Blog
DigitalGlobe Stock Price Slammed; Earnings, Competition to Blame - All Points Blog
Li-Fi Offers New Technology for Indoor Positioning - Directions Magazine
Google Announces Google Maps Gallery - All Points Blog
Ten Things You Need to Know About Esri's Open Data Initiative - Directions Magazine
The National Map and National Atlas Merge - Directions Magazine
As the world wakes up to the power of data, we need to start working out how to join up all this information. We need to turn it into meaningful findings that will help us to make changes to the way we live. A new technique is emerging as part of this quest – the data mashup. This approach to linking data could help us shed light on phenomena such as the health impacts of climate change....