GIS and Map Contests Roundup

13 hours ago

Current map and GIS related competitions listed in order of the competition deadline.

ArcGIS Online and Android

Developers can work with ArcGIS Online in tandem with Android Studio in order to make their applications available to a…

5 days ago

How to Get the Map View in QGIS to Resize Properly on a Mac

One Mac OS specific bug is the map view canvas doesn't fill the available space in QGIS 3.x versions. Learn…

6 days ago

How to Populate a Cell with the ZIP Code Based on an Address in Google Sheets

If you have a field containing address information, you can set up a simple function in Google Sheets to be…

1 week ago

Awesome Public Datasets

If you're looking for sources of public data tucked into web sites, then check out Awesome Public Datasets, Free GIS…

1 week ago

The Equal Earth Map Projection

Researchers recently announced the development of the Equal Earth map projection, which has quickly gained influence due to its ability…

1 week ago

How Collecting LiDAR is Being Supported by the USGS 3D Elevation Program

Quantum Spatial (QSI) is currently working on more than two dozen LiDAR collection projects in support of the 3DEP. Here’s…

1 week ago

How Texas is Using Geospatial Technologies to Mitigate Forest Fires

Texas A&M Forest Service partnered with Timmons Group, a national geospatial solutions firm, to develop the Texas Wildfire Risk Assessment…

1 week ago

NOAA Offers Post-Hurricane Aerial Imagery for Downloading

NOAA has been capturing aerial imagery showing the post-Hurricane Michael destruction across the Florida Panhandle.

1 week ago

Mapping Native Lands

Canadian developer Victor Temprano- founder of Mapster - has created “Native Land,” a map that helps individuals find the original…

1 week ago