Month: March 2014

GIS and Gaming

This article explores the intersection of GIS and the video game industry. Both are markets consistently making large leaps in technology; this article goes over the existing partnership and benefits these industries have given each other as well as theorizing about the potential future implications of a deeper relationship between the two

Use of GIS in Agriculture

Geographic Information Systems are used for a variety of purposes but have seen great use in the field of agriculture. From America to the developing world GIS is tracking and mapping weather, precipitation, soil nutrients, productivity, and more to insure the safety and health of crops, potential advances in agricultural technology, and protecting the livelihood of farmers around the globe.