Maps and Cartography

Geo Announcements: QField 1.0 Released,NASA’s Spinoff Publication

In this week’s edition of Geo Announcements: QField, mobile GIS app from OPENGIS.ch,  is now available, NASA’s Spinoff publication features the benefits of its GPS signal correction software, and the latest in press releases from the GIS industry.  

GIS Learning

Explorer for ArcGIS released by Esri for Mac OS.

What is GIS?

GIS is a technological field that incorporates geographical features with tabular data in order to map, analyze, and assess real-world problems. The key word to this technology is Geography – this means that some portion of the data is spatial.