February, 2012


GIS Software

2012 Super Bowl Mashup Map and Imagery

2012 Super Bowl Mashup Map and Imagery

Esri has rolled out another social media map with its 2012 Super Bowl Mashup Map which pits football against politics.  Enter your ZIP code, which team you want to with the 2012 Super Bowl, and your favorite potential presidential candidate to watch the big game with and hit the “vote” button.  The […]

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Google Maps Loses Unfair Competition Lawsuit in France

Google Maps Loses Unfair Competition Lawsuit in France

A French court has determined that Google has abused its position with its Google Maps application by engaging in unfair competition practices.  The lawsuit was brought in 2010 by French company, Bottin Cartographes, which lodged a complaint against Google France claiming that by providing free mapping services to some companies, it […]