Tag: web mapping
Google released the beta for its Google Maps Engine Lite which allows users to easily create their own maps on top of a Google Maps basemap. This lighter version of Google Maps Engine is designed for users that want to create simple maps which can then be easily shared.
This week a spectacular conference aimed towards transportation professionals is being held in Los Angeles called Rail~Volution. The aim of the annual conference is to promote dialogue about developing communities to promote transit as a critical component of livable cities. Started in 1989 in Portland, Oregon, over 500 attendees will attend this year’s offering of [...]
This tutorial about using GIS to investigate health inequalities in England is a guest contribution by Robert Lang. Local Health is an online GIS site of United Kingdom Health Profiles that has been created by Geoclip a French GIS company for the Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO) for the NHS to allow users in health [...]