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COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus), is a new virus attacking many thousands of people and claiming a large number of victims. Geospatial news and information on this virus will be posted in this category. Feel free to view an article by clicking on the link. It will open on the publisher’s website.

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for August 10th: Initiatives help youth address climate change; Mapping...

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for August 10th: Initiatives help youth address climate change; Mapping mask-mandatory businesses; Vancouver Island First Nations roll out tsunami mapping;...

Special Edition Newsletter (#12) | PolicyMap

The Risk of COVID-19 Spread in Intergenerational Households As COVID-19 cases accelerate in many states across the country, intergenerational households face elevated risks of...

Telespazio and e-GEOS’s new platform for defeating coronavirus | Geospatial World

Using AI to integrate satellite data and knowledge from the online so as to isolate new outbreaks of Covid-19, while monitoring areas where people...

New space launch infrastructure coming up at Vandenberg Air Force Base | Geospatial World

The State of California announced an agreement with the U.S. Space Force and others to develop a commercial space launch infrastructure at Vandenberg Air...

We will come up with GW Prime soon | Geospatial World

Dear Colleagues and Friends, As it is often said, “Good Things Take Time”. While developing Geospatial World Prime, a first-of-its-kind premium geospatial media platform...

Geospatial and AI are able to asses disaster damage sooner | Geospatial World

It wasn’t long ago when people could only dream of AI and geospatial technology, yet it’s here. On top of that, it can do...

Fit-out sector launches updated BIM toolbox | Geospatial World

Fit-out trade body the Finishes and Interior Sector (FIS) has launched an updated BIM Toolbox designed to enable a specialist contractor to develop and...

LafargeHolcim and IBM enter into partnership to advance road construction processes | Geospatial World

LafargeHolcim and IBM have joined hands to develop ORIS, an advanced digital materials platform for sustainable road solutions.ORIS will be the first digital platform...

Satellite images show Europe facing droughts | Geospatial World

The months of April, May and June 2020 have been some of the driest months in the history of rainfall measurements in Europe. Recent...

SCP E185 Smart Digital Societies: Lessons from Estonia, with Calum Cameron

In this episode of the Smart Community Podcast, I have a really interesting conversation with Calum Cameron, an Aussie based in Estonia, which is...

Map of the Week: Census 2020: Who is getting counted? | American Geographical Society

By Nicole Oveisi The United States Census Bureau conducts their census survey every ten years. Mandated by the Constitution, the census gathers data on people...

Bring attention to your most important features | Esri

“Give me the most recent updates for my people in the field,” a common ask of personnel managers everywhere. They want situational awareness and...

Fugro’s ROV survey and monitoring services help install world’s longest subsea interconnector | GISUser.com

Fugro has completed a contract for Nexans to provide remotely operated vehicle (ROV) survey and monitoring support services to lay the North Sea Link cable through a mountain and along a lakebed in Norway.  National...

Configuring KPI cards in Geocortex Web [Geocortex Tech Tip] | Geocortex

KPI cards are used to dynamically display GIS data in a dashboard-like view within Geocortex Web. This data can be displayed via a search,...

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

SAN RAMON, Calif. - Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based solutions for government, today announced continued momentum in developing and delivering innovative SaaS offerings...

Jeffrey Sachs discusses the critical roles of GIS and storytelling in solving global challenges...

Jeffrey Sachs is a world-renowned economist, bestselling author, innovative educator, and global leader in sustainable development.He is the President of the United Nations Sustainable...

Improving Urban Decision Making with Open Earth Observations

Steven Ramage, Head of External Relations, Group on Earth Observations (GEO), outlines innovative partnerships and activities GEO has been working on globally using open...

Maps Mania: Mapping U.S. Unemployment | Maps Mania

The New York Times has mapped out an estimation of unemployment levels in every American neighborhood. In These Neighborhoods, the Jobless Rate May Top...

Accela Strengthens Govtech Market Leadership with New Customers | GISCafé

Accela Strengthens Govtech Market Leadership with New Customers and New Quick-to-Implement SaaS Solutions to Transform State and Local Response to COVID-19 Govtech cloud...

Satellite Images tell the story of Beirut port explosion | Geospatial World

Very High Resolution (VHR) satellite images captured only hours ago with WorldView-2 by European Space Imaging highlight the scope of the damage to the...

Watch COVID-19 spread throughout England — CommunityHub | Esri

Layout & Animation:For the layout, I added a simple legend and used the firefly line style for the timeline- simplicity is key here so...

The role of independent, domain-specific media is more important than ever | Geospatial World

Dear Reader,Free and vibrant media is fundamental to the growth of economy and society. In today’s digital age, in which information flows from multiple...

Maxar Technologies reports second quarter 2020 results | Geospatial World

Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) (TSX:MAXR) (“Maxar” or the “Company”), a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure, today announced financial results for...

Ordnance Survey Blog Introducing our Data Principles

As the Head of Data and Analytical Services at OS, here Lisa Allen offers us an insight into our data principles… Ordnance Survey is...

Trimble reports second quarter 2020 results | Geospatial World

Trimble’s second quarter 2020 GAAP revenue of $733.6 million was down 14 percent as compared to the second quarter of 2019. Second quarter 2020 non-GAAP revenue...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ: TRMB) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2020.Second Quarter 2020 Financial...

Trimble Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results | GISCafé

- Growth in annualized recurring revenue on a year-over-year basis SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2020 — (PRNewswire) — Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ: TRMB)...

Intermap Technologies Closes on $2 Million Canadian Private | GISCafé

DENVER, CO, Aug. 5, 2020 — (PRNewswire) — Intermap Technologies Corporation ("Intermap" or the "Company") today announced that it has closed...

Maxar Technologies Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results | GISCafé

WESTMINSTER, Colo. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — August 5, 2020 — Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) (TSX: MAXR) (“Maxar” or the “Company”), a trusted partner and innovator...

NV5 Announces Record Second Quarter Results; Exceeds Analysts’ | GISCafé

HOLLYWOOD, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NV5 Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVEE) ("NV5" or the "Company"), a provider of professional and technical...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ: TRMB) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2020.Second Quarter 2020 Financial...

Tracking cases of COVID-19 to predict peak | Geospatial World

In India, as well as in many other countries, COVID-19 spread has not yet peaked, though in many other countries it has. So, the...

The Risk of COVID-19 Spread in Intergenerational Households

Data Covid-19 Source New York Times Find on PolicyMap Demographics Households, Families Household Type With Grandparents and Grandchildren The federal government recently designated twenty-one states throughout the South, Midwest and Pacific Northwest as...
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YouTube Video: Mapping The COVID-19 Outbreak in QGIS 3.14. | GIS EXPLORER

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Best of the blogs – Spatial Source | Spatial Source

The Melbourne 5km Travel Map Maps Mania Due to a spike in Covid-19 cases the Australian government has introduced strict new lock-down...

No more GPS hassles for autonomous vehicles? | Geospatial World

The number of high rise buildings has risen by 650% in the last five years, creating “urban canyons” which cause GPS signal disruption. Autonomous...

A new light on extinction | Spatial Source

    Scott Hocknull, senior curator of Geosciences at Queensland Museum and research team leader. Image: Queensland Museum. The results of a long-running...

Kratos Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results | GISCafé

Second Quarter 2020 Revenues of $170.4 Million  Book to Bill Ratio of 1.2 to 1 SAN DIEGO, Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)...