Open Cities Mapping Project: Using Open data for Innovative Urban planning solutions

Data is certainly the biggest asset of the Internet Century and the World Bank, through its Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)...

Esri Maps for Office:Bringing Spatial Thinking to Every Home.

This is really gonna be  a game changer. For sure it is gonna bring spatial thinking to every home and every desktop. Esri Maps...

Google Still Sets the Pace: Spatial Analytics of World’s most Popular Websites

The Interesting Spatial Analytics on the most visited websites by country carried out by Oxford Internet Institute using public data from the web traffic...

3 Big GIS Mistakes: Mind the Gap

We learn from our mistakes. Oh so true. As we, as a company, work with customers and those looking for GIS help, we see...

Case study: Visualising and Sharing Census Data with Telecom Clients

  We bring you a use case demonstrating how cloud based GIS can be used for improving decision making in telecommunications industry through data visualization,...

Urban Observatory – Map, Compare And Understand Cities Around The World

When you think about the word "analysis" you understand it as taking some complex issue and breaking it to smaller parts to gain a better...

All US Households Visualized On Web Maps

RTI International (Research Triangle Park) developed a web-based service that enables the visualisation of census data of US population. The data set comprises information...

Boundless wins $36M Contract from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

Open source is thriving and in fact proving to be a great success even in enterprise markets. Boundless, one of the most recognised names...

Mapping Health: How GIS Contributes to Public Wellness

Medical mapping is not a new concept.  It has been part of the healthcare landscape since ancient times; medical geography is mentioned in the...

Geodesign- a Fusion of Geo-data in Harmony with Design

In the fields of landscape architecture and planning, leading practitioners are tying together the power of GIS to integrate geographic information right into the...

National GIS for India

India, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people and is the seventh-largest country by area composed of more than 600,000 villages and...

Celebrate GIS Day and map the history of cartography and GIS on our timeline

Dear Geo-Geeks, for 2015 GIS Day we aim to do something truly Geoawesome and we would like to ask you to do it with...

BBC – The Beauty of Maps

Just couple of weeks ago I wrote a post about The Art of Geographic Data. It seems that BBC thought about it before me...

Working in Australia – Part 3

Working in Australia - Part 3 Today we continue with our series on 'Working in Australia' with the personal story written by Kiran Burra. He talks...

A simple Collection of Some Cool GeoTools Useful for GeoGeeks!

  Name Description User-Friendliness Costs URL Generate & collect geodata Python Programming language (ideal for scraping) medium free https://www.python.org/ kimonify Scraping tool simple free http://www.kimonolabs.com/ OutWit Hub Scraping tool medium free https://www.outwit.com/products/hub/ Tabula Extract data from.pdf-files simple free http://tabula.nerdpower.org/ OpenPaths GPS-Tracking for Smartphones simple free https://openpaths.cc/ Google Location History GPS-Tracking for Smartphones simple free https://maps.google.com/locationhistory GPS-Logger Device for recording GPS-positions simple under 100€ GPS-Visualizer Geocoder for...

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