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Tracking the spread of the coronavirus | Geospatial World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VhYStsSmepM In December 2019, Novel Coronavirus was identified and till now the disease has spread across the world, infecting 5,00,000 people in 166 countries. On March 11, 2020, WHO declared the outbreak as a global pandemic Read More Here are some of the best maps tracking Coronavirus updates COVID-19 triggers debate for self-reliant societies – adding new dimension to global sustainability Satellite images show the impact of coronavirus in US Previous articleOpen Source mapping enabling businesses Assistant Producer, Geospatial Media...

USIBD Survey on Impact of Coronavirus to Building Documentation Industry – | LiDAR News

USIBD Survey on the Impact of the Coronavirus to the Building Documentation Industry Tustin, California – March 23, 2020 – The U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) has prepared a short survey regarding the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on the Building Documentation Industry, as part of our mission to be a resource for all stakeholder groups practicing in and using the services of the industry. With the rise of shelter-in-place declarations made in more and more...

Esri supports John Hopkins COVID-19 Design Challenge | GPS World

Photo: RomoloTavani/iStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images Esri is supporting the COVID-19 Design Challenge, hosted by the Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation & Design (CBID). The challenge is taking place March 26-30. The virtual, student-driven hackathon challenges teams to develop innovative solutions to the problems posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the course of the event, teams will work on urgent problems and challenges that have been identified and validated by subject matter experts, said...

The GeoGeeks at Home Podcast #GeoGeeksAtHome | Anything Geospatial

GISuser founder, Glenn Letham (@gletham) has started a new Podcast, GeoGeeksatHome. Enjoy discussions with GIS, surveying, and mapping industry professionals while they continue with their jobs working at home.  The Geogeeks at home podcast Each episode runs roughly 30-45 minutes. Enjoy a casual chat discussing all things GIS, mappy, and geotech and they also discuss the current state of things in their corner of the World, in particular, how the Coronavirus is affecting day-to-day life and work. Access...

SHARE Mobility’s response to Covid-19

This is a time to unite as a global community, as we all deal with this global problem together. The Smart Community Podcast is planned to continue as normal (which it will) but one of my guests reached out and offered to chat about how his company’s business model completely shifted because of the COVID-19 crisis. Sharing stories is an important part of the process of moving through this time and also as we...

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 638 – VerySpatial

A VerySpatial PodcastShownotes – Episode 63824 March 2020 The role of dashboards Click to directly download MP3 http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode638.mp3News: Topic: A conversation about dashboards building on the recent ubiquity of Johns Hopkins’ COVID-19 dashboardCool Stuff: Events Corner: Check out these virtual cons while we await the re-opening of conference season AAG Microsoft Build Originally posted on 2020-03-24 21:15:00 at https://veryspatial.com/2020/03/a-veryspatial-podcast-episode-638/

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Shom to renew its entire fleet of inertial navigation systems Shom, the French national hydrographic and oceanographic office selected SBG Systems’ inertial navigation sytems to renew their whole fleet of...

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What’s new in ArcGIS Companion 3.1 (March 2020) | Esri

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USIBD Survey on Impact of Coronavirus to Building Documentation Industry – | LiDAR News

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Shom to renew its entire fleet of inertial navigation systems Shom, the French national hydrographic and oceanographic office selected SBG Systems’ inertial navigation sytems to...

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Use This Down Time to Become a Better Surveyor

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Shom to renew its entire fleet of inertial navigation systems Shom, the French national hydrographic and oceanographic office selected SBG Systems’ inertial navigation sytems to...

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  India, the world’s second-most populous nation is seeing huge growth of corona cases. So far there are a total of 728 cases across the...

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A resource on positioning, navigation and beyond » Blog Archive » INDUSTRY | Coordinates

Shom to renew its entire fleet of inertial navigation systems Shom, the French national hydrographic and oceanographic office selected SBG Systems’ inertial navigation sytems to...

USIBD Survey on Impact of Coronavirus to Building Documentation Industry – | LiDAR News

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The Hollow Plain of Ka’ra | The Wandering Cartographer

I learned about the existence of  the hollow plain of Ka’ra, in Iraq, when I was reading Gertrude Bell’s letters. On the 10th of February,...

The GeoGeeks at Home Podcast #GeoGeeksAtHome | Anything Geospatial

GISuser founder, Glenn Letham (@gletham) has started a new Podcast, GeoGeeksatHome. Enjoy discussions with GIS, surveying, and mapping industry professionals while they continue with their...

DRONES & UAVs

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Draganfly tapped to detect dangerous unexploded landmines | GPS World

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Petabytes of geospatial data to bite-sized actionable insights | Geospatial World

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Skyfire Consulting to deliver American-made drones for critical sectors with majority stake acquisition of Viking UAS | Geospatial World

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3D & LiDAR

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GIS & CARTOGRAPHY

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REMOTE SENSING & PHOTOGRAMMETRY

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ANALYSIS & GEOCODING

A resource on positioning, navigation and beyond » Blog Archive » INDUSTRY | Coordinates

Shom to renew its entire fleet of inertial navigation systems Shom, the French national hydrographic and oceanographic office selected SBG Systems’ inertial navigation sytems to...

GIScience News Blog » Blog Archive » Cartographic Vandalism in the Era of Location-Based Games—The Case of OpenStreetMap and Pokémon | GIScience News Blog

User-generated map data is increasingly used by the technology industry for background mapping, navigation and beyond. An example is the integration of OpenStreetMap (OSM)...

Suntuity AirWorks Mobilizing Drone Technologies To Help US | GISCafé

By leveraging their DJI Enterprise level Matrice and Agras drones, Suntuity AirWorks is mobilizing their drone equipment and services divisions for the explicit purpose...

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AUGMENTED & VIRTUAL REALITY

GIScience News Blog » Blog Archive » Cartographic Vandalism in the Era of Location-Based Games—The Case of OpenStreetMap and Pokémon | GIScience News Blog

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Tracking the spread of the coronavirus | Geospatial World

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Open Source mapping enabling businesses | Geospatial World

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ESRI

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Esri supports John Hopkins COVID-19 Design Challenge | GPS World

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Translating ArcGIS Hub sites and pages | Esri

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VECTOR & RASTER DATA

Use This Down Time to Become a Better Surveyor

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Esri Partner Conference 2020 | Blue Raster Award | Blue Raster

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