Technology

The Evolution of Mapping Disease

The current pandemic is highlighting how important GIS is in understanding and interpreting data. History shows the evolution of GIS…

Geomatics Tools In The Protection and Conservation of North American Right Whales

Right Whale Biology + Conservation When speaking about declining populations in species, the words endangered, vulnerable and threatened often come…

Reimagining Remote Sensing with ERDAS IMAGINE

Using location-based information and geospatial data to solve problems is not a new idea, but the variety in types of…

The International Geospatial News Story of 2020: location technology in the fight to beat the pandemic

The GoGeomatics editors, writers and online managers discuss stories each week that we would like to share with the community.…

Building-height Estimation using Street-view Images, Deep Learning, and Building Footprints

Introduction Building height is an important piece of information that has various important applications such as economic analysis, urban planning,…

Drones: Now and in the Future

The drone industry is rapidly growing and will continue to expand in the future. Various applications, such as commercial delivery,…

A New Stage of GIS Evolution

The GIS market has grown in size every year for the past decade. With a current capitalization of over USD…

A photo of Chichen Itza from Mexico

Old Cities, New Discoveries: How LiDAR is changing Archeological Surveys

LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is not a new technology; it has been around since the early 1960’s when a…