Creating Ground-level Views from Satellite Imagery

Recreating a ground-level image and perspective using satellite imagery has only recently been developed.

Mark Altaweel

A New Global Peatland Map Expected for 2020

A new global high-resolution peatland map is expected for 2020.

Claudia Windeck

The Debate About Book Availability Via Esri’s Desk Copy Service

Olivia Harne discusses the value of providing access to students and educators to all GIS books published by Esri Press…

Olivia Harne

Geospatial Artificial Intelligence: Emerging Trends and Challenges

There are both challenges and opportunities that Artificial Intelligence (AI) has in applying geospatial and GIS knowledge that also addresses…

Mark Altaweel

Global Dataset of River Widths Developed from Landsat Imagery

Researchers used a combination of satellite imagery and field measurements coupled with statistical modeling to calculate worldwide river and stream…

Caitlin Dempsey

Future of Mobile Spatial Applications and Image Recognition

Image recognition software and algorithm development is likely to be increasingly applied with spatial applications.

Mark Altaweel

Introduction to QGIS Python Programming

Anita Graser has started a tutorial series aimed at teaching users with no programming background how to get started with…

Caitlin Dempsey

Access 35 GIS Lectures and Labs for Free

The FOSS4G Geoacademy has released 35 geospatial lectures and labs for free under a Common Creative license.

Caitlin Dempsey

Can’t Make the Esri User Conference? Watch the Plenary for This GIS Conference Live Online

This year, Esri plans to stream the Plenary session from its 2018 User Conference live via its Facebook page.

Caitlin Dempsey

125 Million Building Footprints in the US Now Available as Open GIS Data

Microsoft has made 124,885,597 footprints from all 50 U.S. states available as open data.

Caitlin Dempsey