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ArcGIS 2021 Q2 Release | Esri

Explore what’s new in the latest ArcGIS release. The new home page editor is component-based, optimized for accessibility, and...

HSR.health Introduces School Safety Index for Assessing Pandemic | GISCafé

HSR.health Introduces School Safety Index for Assessing Pandemic Risks of In-Person Education New health index can help school systems & administrators understand and mitigate the risk of disease transmission on a per-school and per-classroom basis. ROCKVILLE Md., May 13, 2021 — (PRNewswire) — HSR. health, a leading provider of health-focused geospatial data analytics, announced the release of its 'School Safety Index', the latest rollout in its suite of health risk indices. This first-of-its-kind index leverages...

Tackling the Digital Divide with Ready-to-Use Content + Policy | Esri

Millions of Americans do not have reliable or affordable high-speed internet. Depending on the source, the estimated number of households without access is anywhere between 24 million and 42 million households. Considering that households can have multiple residents in need of the internet, Microsoft estimates that over 160 million people do not use the internet at broadband speeds. This disparity is commonly referred to as the Digital Divide, and has interested policymakers, telecommunication companies,...

Map of the Week: Highest Earning Podcasts by Country | American Geographical Society

By Nicole Oveisi  Top Dollar recently put out a study tracking the most popular podcasts around the world (with available data) through a series of infographic maps. As podcasts gain unprecedented popularity among the broader media landscape, these maps give valuable insights into what people are listening to, where, and how podcasts are transforming commercial entertainment. The study first provides a map of the highest-earning podcasts by country, and then breaks it down further...

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 666 – VerySpatial

This week we talk about a recent article discussing geo deep fakes and detection. Posted by: Jesse | on May 9, 2021Posted in Podcast, Show Notes | Comments Off on A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 666 ...

SCP E229 Digital Twins and Data-Based Decision Making, with Cristina Savian

Hi #smartcommunity friends. In this episode of the Smart Community Podcast, I have a great conversation with Cristina Savian, the founder of BE-WISE, an international consultancy focused on driving the adoption of technology bringing to market the most promising innovation in the construction and property industries across Europe, US and Australia. Cristina tells us about her background in civil engineering and technology in Italy, the UK and now Australia, as well as her passion...

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ArcGIS 2021 Q2 Release | Esri

Explore what’s new in the latest ArcGIS release. ...

Increase Efficiency with Versatile Trimble GuidEx Guidance System for Virtually Any Machine Type | Earth Imaging Journal

Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today the Trimble® GuidEx Machine Guidance System, an advanced machine navigation solution intended to quickly and efficiently guide machines along route corridors or to specific target areas, while providing local awareness using customer...

Japan’s gaming innovations are shaping the casino industry | GISUser.com

It’s hard to imagine what the gaming industry would be like today without Japan’s influence. As the country with one of the best-developed gaming industries in the world, Japan...

Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery | Earth Imaging Journal

Technologies developed for space recognized for commercial/personal use on Earth Nominations accepted via online form through Aug. 31, 2021 Inductions to be celebrated at 37th Space Symposium in April 2022 COLORADO...

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System | GoGeomatics

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System Can you imagine a mapping probe entering a live 2” utility pipe through a standard vertical hot tap? Well, you no longer have...

HSR.health Introduces School Safety Index for Assessing Pandemic | GISCafé

HSR.health Introduces School Safety Index for Assessing Pandemic Risks of In-Person Education New health index can help school systems & administrators understand and mitigate the risk of disease...

AGRICULTURE

Tackling the Digital Divide with Ready-to-Use Content + Policy | Esri

Millions of Americans do not have reliable or affordable high-speed internet. Depending on the source, the estimated number of households without access is anywhere...

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive | GISCafé

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive Agreement with Draganfly Coldchain Delivery Systems, a Leading Medical and Vaccine Supply Chain Management Company to the US Government...

ADLINK launches industry-first NVIDIA Jetson Xavier NX-based industrial AI smart camera – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

ADLINK Technology Inc., global leader in edge computing, launched the NEON-2000-JNX series, the industry’s first industrial AI smart camera that integrates the new NVIDIA...

$13.3m boost for the Australian Space Agency | Spatial Source

Image courtesy NASA Visible Earth The federal government has announced an additional $13.3 million for the Australian Space Agency to boost...

GOVERNMENT

ArcGIS 2021 Q2 Release | Esri

Explore what’s new in the latest ArcGIS release. ...

Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery | Earth Imaging Journal

Technologies developed for space recognized for commercial/personal use on Earth Nominations accepted via online form through Aug. 31, 2021 Inductions to be celebrated at 37th...

NGA Accelerator Seeks Second Cohort of Promising Geospatial | GISCafé

NGA Accelerator will accept applications until June 23 for its second cohort. ST. LOUIS, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The NGA Accelerator Powered by Capital Innovators...

Akima Company Awarded $20M Science and Technical Support | GISCafé

Aperture will provide a program management, geospatial analysis, and other technical support services HERNDON, Va., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Akima today announced that its...

CONSTRUCTION

Akima Company Awarded $20M Science and Technical Support | GISCafé

Aperture will provide a program management, geospatial analysis, and other technical support services HERNDON, Va., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Akima today announced that its...

2021 predictions for the drone industry – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

2020 has been an unprecedented year for many reasons, but a particular one to dive into is the effect it has had on some...

$13.3m boost for the Australian Space Agency | Spatial Source

Image courtesy NASA Visible Earth The federal government has announced an additional $13.3 million for the Australian Space Agency to boost...

Genie Insights Launches Customised Solar Panels for Commercial Vehicles | Spatially Aware

County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 12 May 2021 – Fleet technology supplier Genie Insights has developed a range of solar products custom-designed for...

UTILITIES

Increase Efficiency with Versatile Trimble GuidEx Guidance System for Virtually Any Machine Type | Earth Imaging Journal

Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today the Trimble® GuidEx Machine Guidance System, an advanced machine navigation solution intended to quickly and efficiently guide machines along route corridors or to specific target...

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System | GoGeomatics

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System Can you imagine a mapping probe entering a live 2” utility pipe through a standard vertical hot tap?...

USAF, Kratos Release Additional Details of Successful Autonomous | GISCafé

USAF, Kratos Release Additional Details of Successful Autonomous Attritable Aircraft Experimentation (AAAx) Flight Series SAN DIEGO, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos...

2021 predictions for the drone industry – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

2020 has been an unprecedented year for many reasons, but a particular one to dive into is the effect it has had on some...

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SURVEY

Sometimes It’s Just Best to Walk Away

Surveyors are usually a tough bunch and don’t normally retreat from difficulties. When there are thorns, thistles, and briars on line, they usually reach...

Tackling the Digital Divide with Ready-to-Use Content + Policy | Esri

Millions of Americans do not have reliable or affordable high-speed internet. Depending on the source, the estimated number of households without access is anywhere...

Akima Company Awarded $20M Science and Technical Support | GISCafé

Aperture will provide a program management, geospatial analysis, and other technical support services HERNDON, Va., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Akima today announced that its...

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive | GISCafé

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive Agreement with Draganfly Coldchain Delivery Systems, a Leading Medical and Vaccine Supply Chain Management Company to the US Government...

DRONES & UAVs

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive | GISCafé

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive Agreement with Draganfly Coldchain Delivery Systems, a Leading Medical and Vaccine Supply Chain Management Company to the US Government...

2021 predictions for the drone industry – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

2020 has been an unprecedented year for many reasons, but a particular one to dive into is the effect it has had on some...

Innoviz announces new design win with leading Tier-1 automotive supplier for its autonomous shuttle program – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Innoviz Technologies, a technology leader of high-performance, solid-state LiDAR sensors and perception software, was selected by a leading Tier-1 automotive supplier as the LiDAR...

Innoviz Technologies Reports 2021 First Quarter Financial Results | GISCafé

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 12, 2021 — (PRNewswire) —   Innoviz Technologies (NASDAQ: INVZ), a technology leader of high-performance, solid-state LiDAR...

3D & LiDAR

ArcGIS 2021 Q2 Release | Esri

Explore what’s new in the latest ArcGIS release. ...

Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery | Earth Imaging Journal

Technologies developed for space recognized for commercial/personal use on Earth Nominations accepted via online form through Aug. 31, 2021 Inductions to be celebrated at 37th...

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System | GoGeomatics

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System Can you imagine a mapping probe entering a live 2” utility pipe through a standard vertical hot tap?...

HxGN LIVE Resiliency Series: Capture, measure, visualize reality to create a digital world | Hexagon Geospatial

Across myriad industries, digitalization is transforming the way business is done and decisions are made, and in this time of uncertainty around the world,...

GNSS & LOCATION SERVICES

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive | GISCafé

Coldchain Delivery Systems Finalizes $750,000 Definitive Agreement with Draganfly Coldchain Delivery Systems, a Leading Medical and Vaccine Supply Chain Management Company to the US Government...

2021 predictions for the drone industry – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

2020 has been an unprecedented year for many reasons, but a particular one to dive into is the effect it has had on some...

Innoviz announces new design win with leading Tier-1 automotive supplier for its autonomous shuttle program – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Innoviz Technologies, a technology leader of high-performance, solid-state LiDAR sensors and perception software, was selected by a leading Tier-1 automotive supplier as the LiDAR...

Innoviz Technologies Reports 2021 First Quarter Financial Results | GISCafé

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 12, 2021 — (PRNewswire) —   Innoviz Technologies (NASDAQ: INVZ), a technology leader of high-performance, solid-state LiDAR...

GIS & CARTOGRAPHY

Increase Efficiency with Versatile Trimble GuidEx Guidance System for Virtually Any Machine Type | Earth Imaging Journal

Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today the Trimble® GuidEx Machine Guidance System, an advanced machine navigation solution intended to quickly and efficiently guide machines along route corridors or to specific target...

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System | GoGeomatics

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System Can you imagine a mapping probe entering a live 2” utility pipe through a standard vertical hot tap?...

Tackling the Digital Divide with Ready-to-Use Content + Policy | Esri

Millions of Americans do not have reliable or affordable high-speed internet. Depending on the source, the estimated number of households without access is anywhere...

Akima Company Awarded $20M Science and Technical Support | GISCafé

Aperture will provide a program management, geospatial analysis, and other technical support services HERNDON, Va., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Akima today announced that its...

REMOTE SENSING & PHOTOGRAMMETRY

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YouTube Video: International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (2020) – i-Urban | i-Urban with Open Geospatial Consortium

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Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery | Earth Imaging Journal

Alpha 1 and RX0 II added to list of compatible Sony’s cameras Latest version of SDK extends USB and Wired Ethernet connectivity options, increasing...

Sony expands functionality of camera remote SDK and increases range of compatible models – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Sony has launched an update (Version 1.04) to its Camera Remote Software Development Kit (SDK) which extends the list of supported cameras to include...

Sony Electronics Expands Functionality of Camera Remote SDK and | GISCafé

Sony Electronics Expands Functionality of Camera Remote SDK and Increases Range of Compatible Models - Alpha 1 and RX0 II added to list...

ANALYSIS & GEOCODING

ArcGIS 2021 Q2 Release | Esri

Explore what’s new in the latest ArcGIS release. ...

Japan’s gaming innovations are shaping the casino industry | GISUser.com

It’s hard to imagine what the gaming industry would be like today without Japan’s influence. As the country with one of the best-developed gaming...

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System | GoGeomatics

The LGM-2 Live Gas Pipe Mapping System Can you imagine a mapping probe entering a live 2” utility pipe through a standard vertical hot tap?...

Tackling the Digital Divide with Ready-to-Use Content + Policy | Esri

Millions of Americans do not have reliable or affordable high-speed internet. Depending on the source, the estimated number of households without access is anywhere...

AUGMENTED & VIRTUAL REALITY

Japan’s gaming innovations are shaping the casino industry | GISUser.com

It’s hard to imagine what the gaming industry would be like today without Japan’s influence. As the country with one of the best-developed gaming...

Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery | Earth Imaging Journal

WESTMINSTER, Colo.-Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) (TSX:MAXR), a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space technologies, today announced that Daniel Nord will join...

Peter Batty on Joining SSP | SSP Innovations

As you may have seen, I recently joined SSP in the newly created role of Chief Research Officer, and I’m excited to be here....

Bentley Systems’ New Bentley Education Program Meets the Future | GISCafé

Susan SmithSusan Smith has worked as an editor and writer in the technology industry for over 16 years. As an editor she has been...

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2021 predictions for the drone industry – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

2020 has been an unprecedented year for many reasons, but a particular one to dive into is the effect it has had on some...

Esri and IBM Team Up to Take on Climate Change with Call for Code | GISCafé

Esri Is Joining the Call for Code Global Challenge alongside IBM to Support the Developer Ecosystem and Open-Source Community in Combating Climate...

Configure Database Connection with Oracle Instant Client | Esri

Database registration is a key GIS workflow, regardless of your preferred OS or system architecture. Specific to ArcGIS Server on Linux, we dedicate a...

ESRI

ArcGIS 2021 Q2 Release | Esri

Explore what’s new in the latest ArcGIS release. ...

Tackling the Digital Divide with Ready-to-Use Content + Policy | Esri

Millions of Americans do not have reliable or affordable high-speed internet. Depending on the source, the estimated number of households without access is anywhere...

5 Benefits of GIS-integrated management with ArcGIS and Laserfiche | Geocortex

Many organizations turn to Laserfiche to help them manage the thousands of documents they create and store. The documents stored in Laserfiche – such...

Esri’s ArcGIS Insights Introduces New Cloud-Native Database | GISCafé

Esri's ArcGIS Insights Introduces New Cloud-Native Database Accessibility Features Newest Version of Location Analytics Software Makes Data Analysis with GIS Easier REDLANDS, Calif....

VECTOR & RASTER DATA

Peter Batty on Joining SSP | SSP Innovations

As you may have seen, I recently joined SSP in the newly created role of Chief Research Officer, and I’m excited to be here....

Visualizing Patterns of Land Cover Change in Indonesia | Esri

For decades, Indonesia has been one of the fastest growing countries in the world. The scale of this growth is actually quite easy to...

How Mergin/Input sync changes in your QGIS projects | OSGeo

People often ask whether the Mergin service and the Input app can deal with multiple team...
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YouTube Video: QGIS 3.16: Digitizing Using Value Map | QGIS made easy!

This tutorial is a quick guide on how to minimize attribute input errors in digitizing vector data by using QGIS value map. If you have...

QGIS