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Of Interest: Chinese GIS Use, Vote in the Mashathon, Mapping Connections

Of Interest: Chinese GIS Use, Vote in the Mashathon, Mapping Connections

China Economic Net has an article on the rise of Chinese-based GIS software by the public.  The focus of the article is on the increased use of Chinese developed GIS software, pointing to the 2005 as the “end to the long history of depending on foreign software in large GIS […]

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USGS Launches a Mashathon

USGS Launches a Mashathon

The USGS has launched a competition to showcase The National Map data, products, services, and viewers in use. A geospatial ‘mashathon’ is similar to “map galleries”, just digital mashup galleries.Submissions can be live or in ‘beta’, working demo or screenshots, maps or applications, in your favorite tools or in The National […]