Three. Two. One. China is going all-out to make sure its homegrown version of GPS technology, Beidou, or 'big dipper', achieves lift-off. Few outside of China have heard of it, but the hope is that will change soon.
There has been discussion about how GIS will impact industry applications for years. But what technologies might impact GIS users and vendors? How are GIS companies being "disrupted" by other technologies?