Geo announcements

Announcements relating to the GIS / geospatial industry such as software releases, new hires, events, and map/GIS contest.


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

GIS News: Esri releases, Image of the Week from ESA

The roundup of geospatial news over the past week includes several software and data announcements from Esri, an image of the week from ESA covering the volcanic island of Guadalupe, and the winners of the 2011 Thacher Environmental Research Contest.  SuperGeo, Topcon, TC Technology, OGC, Bluesky, eSpatial, IDV Solutions, gvSIG,  and Safe Software also have released announcements.

GIS Learning

Spatial Statistical Data Analysis for GIS UsersSpatial Statistical Data Analysis for GIS Users

Geo Announcements: Spatial Statistics Book, NASA and USAID Data Accord

Esri Press has released Spatial Statistical Data Analysis for GIS Users and NASA and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have signed an agreement to share their satellite data and geospatial technologies with international partners to assist with disaster response.