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Business Intelligence Driven Through Real-Time Data and Social Maps

When faced with a power outage, the last thing I want to do is to figure out the customer service number of the Utility company, press a million numbers and wait on the line...

Guess what! Google once again allows you to share your location

Last week was pretty intense for Google Maps. A few days ago they announced a handy feature which allows saving location of a parking spot. Yesterday, the company unveiled a pretty awesome functionality for...

Increase Efficiency in Tree Inventory and Inspection with GIS Cloud

In preparation to our GIS for Tree Maintenance and Inspection webinar, scheduled for 23rd of March, we bring you an overview how to increase efficiency in the tree inventory and inspection process using GIS Cloud in...

10th edition of Geospatial World Forum in Hyderabad

Geospatial World Forum (GWF) is a geospatial technical event, started in 2007 in India, promoting the power of geospatial technology as a tool to global economic and socio-economic issues. In the later years, the...
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Google Maps now lets you save location of your parking spot

Google Maps again surprises us with a small but very handy feature. You can now use the app to save a location of your...

Uber is about to lose Brian McClendon, its VP of mapping and the man...

Something wrong is going on at Uber. Key executives joined the #deleteuber movement and are leaving the company. Among them Brian McClendon, VP of maps and...

Tell us more about your Geospatial Startup

Maps, drones, autonomous cars, navigation, earth observation, cartography... we love everything "location" at Geoawesomeness. When Aleks, wrote about the "Top 100 Geospatial Companies and Startups...

What’s the difference between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning?

Artificial intelligence has held a place in our imagination from the beginning of the XX century. Already in the 1930s and 1940s, the pioneers...

Bosch and NVIDIA team up to develop AI Self-Driving systems for mass market cars

On Monday this week, Intel announced its acquisition of MobilEye, a major player in the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) market with close to...

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Drones use what3words addressing system to deliver packages

The rise of UAVs technology significantly changed many industries, from crop inspection to medical services. Applying drone powered solutions on such a scale required...

This web tool will let you find and analyze any satellite imagery in under...

Founded in 2015 by Max Polyakov, EOS Inc. (EOS stands for the Earth Observing System) developed one of the best satellite data processing and...

Intel acquires driverless tech company Mobileye for $15.3b

Intel confirmed that it is acquiring Mobileye for $15.3 billion. Mobileye is one of the leading companies using computer vision for traffic safety and autonomous driving tech....

This Cool Infographics Shows The Growth Of Autonomous Cars Market

The technology that power the autonomous cars of the future is progressing at an incredible speed. Most car manufacturers are predicting that 2020 will...

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Yelp acquired Nowait to allow users skip lines

Last year, Yelp teamed with Nowait, investing $8 million as part of the partnership to integrate Nowait's "get in line" functionality into it's own...

This mesmerizing map shows real-time hack attacks around the world

We do not live in times of peace. Although we don't witness it the global cyber war is raging on. Norse Corp one of the leading cyber...

Flow mapping finally available in ArcGIS Online

If you have ever faced the challenge of visualizing a flow of things on the map, you know that it’s not an easy task....

Google expands Waze Carpooling service making the ground for its autonomous car business

After testing for a couple of months in San Francisco and Israel Google-owned Waze is expanding it’s ride-sharing platform to new locations. The company...

This Dev Kit can help create 3D maps for Self-Driving Cars in real-time

Mapping the world for Self-Driving Cars isn't an easy task - the sheer volume of data that needs to be processed (in real-time), together with...

Affecting visitor experiences through Wayfinding Maps

Enter any new environment and you’re immediately faced with the question: how do I find the best way to my destination? Combining the logic...

Uber & AirBnB Success is Built around …?

Last night it struck me. A light bulb moment. I realized what Uber & AirBnB’s success is built around. I was watching my wife on...

You can now find King Kong’s Skull Island on Google Maps

Long awaited monster movie Kong: Skull Island hits theaters on March 10th, 2017. Universal Pictures and Legendary joined forces with Google Maps team to promote the...

Where Esri is heading according to Jack Dangermond

Each year Esri organizes a conference in Washington DC which brings thousands geo enthusiast and expert to seek the latest innovations in location analysis....

Geospatial World Forum 2017 from the eyes of a geo-student

The city of pearls had more to offer this time apart from jingling bangles and awe-inspiring architectures between the dates 22nd to 25th of...

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These wonderful fantasy maps show a perfect balance between geography and expression 

Maps of fantasy worlds are always inspiring. It’s amazing how human creativity can abstract fictional geographies. That’s why when I came across the works...

DJI launches its first enterprise focussed drone

Though, DJI drones are better known for aerial photography and cinematography, there are many people who having been using it for other purposes including...

The real size of the world

Humankind has always been fascinated with the lay of the land, and as the generations have passed we’ve combined new information with new media...

Who needs a runway for a drone? The Story behind the Transition UAV company...

As we approach the office of Quantum Systems on the outskirts of Munich, the first thing that Armin Busse, the CFO at Quantum Systems,...

Providing Greater Campus Accessibility through GIS

For students with mobility issues, being unaware of the best routes to their classes can make a wrong turn become a late attendance. What...

Adding the Precision in Farming using Remote Sensing

For farmers and land managers, increasing crop yields and reducing costs while minimizing environmental pollution is a constant challenge. To accomplish this goal, many...

Step by step guide to complete your first drone mapping project

So you've heard about drone mapping, and you want to try it yourself, but you don't know how to start. This step by step...

6 location trends to watch out for in 2017

This post was written by Saskia Schneider from the Communications team at HERE and is based on content from the full trends report, which...

Uses of GIS for Watershed and Water Resource Management – Webinar

As an introduction for a webinar scheduled for this Thursday (February 23rd) by GIS Cloud, we bring you an article about a few uses...

This video ultimately explains why all world maps are wrong

Projecting a round surface of the Earth on a flat surface is not an easy task. Scientists are trying to find an optimal way...

My problem with Geospatial TED Talks so far…

I just love TED Talks. Wonderful, humorous, inspiring speakers. Many short and punchy. Some like: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H14bBuluwB8] made me smile and even clap my hands at...

How Machine Learning is helping Google predict the wind better

When Google first launched its moonshot "Project Loon" to provide internet connectivity to farthest corners of the world by launching dozens of balloons, the...

Scientists discovered a new continent and called it Zealandia

Researchers claim to have discovered a new continent mostly submerged beneath the South Pacific. Scientists behind the study say that New Zealand and New...

This amazing Google Maps timelapse will take you on the tour around the world

Google Maps and Google Earth are amazing tools. We are so used to them that we tend to forget how they have changed our...

Why the PSLV-C37 launch is a ‘big deal’ for commercial Earth Observation

Rocket launches are always exciting but tomorrow's PSLV-C37 mission is probably the most exciting mission for someone following the developments in the commercial Earth Observation...

Fighting Natural Hazards with Satellite Products

Year after year, somewhere on Earth, natural or manmade disasters cause loss of life and widespread destruction, frequently spawning refugee situations. Major disasters can...

ArcGIS will now offer satellite imagery and a powerful remote sensing analytics

Today Esri announced that it has partnered with DigitalGlobe, and Harris to offer ArcGIS users access to a library of satellite imagery along with analytical and deep...

Making open imagery accessible: OpenAerialMap comes out of beta

Open satellite and aerial imagery can be difficult to find, access and use. For HOT and our humanitarian partners, open imagery has been critical...

Love from above. Satellite images reveal that love is all around us.

Love and geography go together well! These satellite images from TerraServer.com reveal that love is all around us. 1. Galešnjak Island, Croatia Image taken on 2016-10-31, 43.9785357, 15.3811181 2....

Top 14 maps and charts that explain Valentine’s Day

Every February 14, across the world flowers, chocolates and gifts are exchanged between loved ones, all in the name of St. Valentine. There are a...
When faced with a power outage, the last thing I want to do is to figure out the customer service number of the Utility company, press a million numbers and wait on the line for half an hour. Simply...
Last week was pretty intense for Google Maps. A few days ago they announced a handy feature which allows saving location of a parking spot. Yesterday, the company unveiled a pretty awesome functionality for their maps, where you can...
In preparation to our GIS for Tree Maintenance and Inspection webinar, scheduled for 23rd of March, we bring you an overview how to increase efficiency in the tree inventory and inspection process using GIS Cloud in the 5 phases of your...
Geospatial World Forum (GWF) is a geospatial technical event, started in 2007 in India, promoting the power of geospatial technology as a tool to global economic and socio-economic issues. In the later years, the conference has been held in...
Google Maps again surprises us with a small but very handy feature. You can now use the app to save a location of your parking spot. Google has long offered a parking reminder card in Google Now, but the Maps...
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