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3 Ways Geospatial Data is Changing the Way We Manage the Environment Around Us

Dr. Michael Flaxman, director of Geodesign Technologies and Geospatial Community Advocate for OmniSci, presents three example of how newly available…

August 6, 2019

Next Generation Asset Management with iSTAR Pulsar

Danny Sullivan writes about how 360 imaging company NCTech's vehicle-mounted iSTAR Pulsar camera is being used by Icon Spatial as part…

April 14, 2019

Lessons From a Viral Map

As public engagement becomes more and more important to society, it’s useful for scientists to know what makes maps and…

June 19, 2019

LandViewer Has Added New Remote Sensing and Satellite Imagery Analytics

This article by EOS, a company which creates solutions for Earth observation imagery processing and analysis, introduces a host of updated…

March 14, 2019

Free Introduction to GIS in R Online Course

SocialCops is offering a free online course: Introduction to GIS: Manipulating and Mapping Geospatial Data in R, will teach you the…

February 19, 2019

Automatic Raster Reclassification with ArcMap Model Builder Based on Raster Statistics

Alexandros Voukenas writes about the problem of automatic raster reclassification based on its statistics, using ArcMap’s Model Builder with this step-by-step…

February 8, 2019

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…

October 13, 2018

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…

October 13, 2018

Using Visual Crossing’s Location Analysis Plugin in Excel

Sean McCafferty provides an overview of Location Analysis, a new Excel Add-in from Visual Crossing, which helps store owners place locations…

October 8, 2018

How Plex.Earth is Used in Teaching: An Interview With Professor Martin Cajade

Eleni Natsi from Plexscape recently interviewed Martin Cajade, who teaches in the Faculty of Architecture, Design, and Urbanism (FADU) in the…

September 11, 2018