Resources, software and reviews on the use of Manifold GIS software.
A recent post on the All Points Blog brought up an interesting debate about the deliberate inclusion of signs in aerial flyovers. What has triggered this debate that started on Slashdot was the invitation by Google Australia to actively participate in the January 26th flyover of Sydney Australia in celebration of Australia Day. With the tagline “This Australia Day, put yourself on the map”, Google Australia invited Australians to come out in droves and make their presence known to the world. Particpants were invited to “hoist a sign, arrange your family into a fun formation or just get a bunch of friends together to wave” when seeing the Google branded airplane fly overhead.
Seeking to make the literary experience more vivid, Google has added its popular Google Maps capability to Google Books. Users can now check out the … Read more
A Tale of Two Sites: Impacts of Relocating L.A.’s Weather Station January 17, 2007 In the classic 1859 novel, “A Tale of Two Cities,” Charles … Read more
AutoCAD Map was created by Autodesk and combines CAD functions with GIS analysis. Find links to review, user groups and other resources for AutoCAD Map.
Documentation, tutorials, and tips and tricks for using ArcIMS, a deprecated Internet Map Server product from Esri that has replaced by ArcGIS Server.
Three thieves came up with the brilliant idea of stealing 14 GPS units from the town of Babylon in New York. Suffolk County Police were … Read more
It’s being reported on several news outlets and blogs that Google’s search engine now no longer provides links to Yahoo! Maps and to MapQuest as … Read more
The United Kindgom paper the Telegraph recently published an article in which UK intelligence officers assert that terrorists are using Google Earth’s satellite imagery to … Read more
Information Week reports that both Google and Microsoft have released upgrades for their desktop mapping applications. Google’s Version 4 of Google Earth has improved 3D … Read more