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Maps and Cartography

Downtown view of the Memphis Map for Elvis Fans by Alan and Andrea Grossman with hand-drawn illustrations.Downtown view of the Memphis Map for Elvis Fans by Alan and Andrea Grossman with hand-drawn illustrations.

Paper Maps Refuse to Die in the Digital Age

In today’s era of digital maps, the use of paper maps might seem a bit antiquated. When Google Maps are easily accessible through any computer, tablet, or smartphone, pulling out a paper map appears to be as old-fashioned as using a rotary telephone or listening to a vinyl record. There […]

GIS Learning

Future of GIS

Future of GIS

Always interesting are the predictions that pundits have for the future of GIS.  I’ve started to collect GIS predictions and list them here. The GIS predictions for the future are listed by the year in reverse chronological order. The Future of GIS is in the Cloud Digital Map Products, a […]