Covering current news, issues, and items of interest in the GIS and geospatial community.
Joining a GIS organization is a great way to network and to exchange ideas. There is a growing number of non-profit and industry specific groups to choose from. Browse this list to find one that meets your needs. For regional and local GIS groups, visit the GIS User Groups page. AAG GIS GIS speciality group of the [...]
Mark Greninger has been the Geographic Information Officer (GIO) for Los Angeles County since 2006. In this latest Profiles from the Geospatial Community installment, Greninger shares his thoughts about the field of GIS.
Looking for a model rocket, 3D glasses, or some other piece of GeoEye? GeoEye is holding an online auction from January 17 through January 23, 2013 to auction off pieces from GeoEye. On January 9, 2013, the merger of DigitalGlobe and GeoEye was approved by the antitrust section of the Justice Department. The move towards a [...]
This geospatial roundup takes a look at silk escape maps during World War II, extreme weather forecast maps for Australia, and the OpenStreetMap game Kort.