Technology

Your International Geospatial Briefing for June 10th: GeoIgnite Pub night; UNGGIM; UK Data exploration license; Maxar; AI in the military

GeoIgnite Conference Pub Night ByWard Market GoGeomatics and GeoIgnite will host a special pub social for attendees of the conference…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for June 3rd: Mapbox; Location Tech myths; Maxar; Apple Maps; UrtheCast

Mapbox joins GeoIgnite 2019  GeoIgnite has a new platinum sponsor! Location data platform Mapbox is joining the top decision makers and…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for May 27th: Mapbox+Spatial Networks; Firearm mortality; Mobi; Tableau 2019.2

GeoIgnite sponsors make new partnership Mapbox and Spatial Networks are joining forces to help customers leverage geospatial technology. By integrating…

PCI Geomatics presents free user group meeting on June 17th, 2019, from 1pm-5pm in Ottawa

PCI Geomatics is pleased to announce that we are hosting a free user group meeting on June 17th, 2019, from…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for May 21st: Jim Watson at GeoIgnite; Flood maps; Maxar and DARPA; RADARSAT

Mayor Jim Watson to open GeoIgnite 2019  GeoIgnite is excited to announce that Mayor Jim Watson will be introducing the…

3D Reconstructions of Ancient Cities

As cities grow outwards and upwards over time, we most often forget what lies underneath what is on top. While…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for May 14th: Geospatial Foundations at GeoIgnite; GeoAI history; WorldView-4; Falcon 9; Elon Musk on LiDAR

Leverage tech for the public at GeoIgnite A new article on GeoIgnite 2019 in the Ottawa Business Journal highlights the…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for May 6th: Nadine Alameh at GeoIgnite; Drone Delivery Canada; Inuvik Satellite Station; New Brunswick LiDAR data

GeoIgnite features plenary speaker from the OGC  GeoIgnite is packing its schedule with plenary speakers who also happen to be…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for April 29th: Geospatial Mapping in Nursing; By Design; GWF workshop; 5G and Blockchain; OGC

FDNY geospatial mapping used to reach opioid overdose cases Nurses and nursing students are using local, real-time maps of opioid…

Government of Canada: National Elevation Data Strategy Update with AI & Big Data

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) is increasing the HRDEM product coverage by 30,000 km2 by publishing 21 new datasets in six…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for April 8th: 5G; 3D at Depth; Geospatial Intelligence Centre; Vulcan subscribes to Maxar; Smart Cities, Smart Infrastructure

AT&T prepares for 5G 5G is part of an oncoming data storm. 5G will be connected to autonomous cars, robotic…

A Simple Automated Web Mapping System: Combining Data Collection and Mapping

My previous article discussed the collection of non-spatial data. I’ll now introduce the concepts of collecting spatial data alongside it…