NY Mayor Bloomberg announces Made in New York Digital Map to showcase tech jobs

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is often coming up with different ways to compete with west cost in terms of start-up engaging projects. This...

Interview with the CEO of ShootCapsule – a startup that wants to send your...

Recently I had the pleasure of having an interview with Patrick Gajda - the CEO and founder of ShootCapsule, an amazing company which started...

FishViews: Mapping the world’s waterways one mile at a time

Google Streetview has enabled all of us to be armchair geographers, checking out some of the greatest sights in the world from the comfort...

Twitter + Geosocial intelligence: Interview about PetaJakarta.org with Dr. Tomas Holderness

Twitter has already proved to be a great tool for almost everything from making awesome data visualizations to cool maps to (well almost) Location...

Crowd-sourced StreetView start-up – Mapillary turns images into 3D points clouds

Mapillary is a service for crowdsourcing map photos. Using smartphones or action cams users collect images that are combined into a collective street level photo view....

This website maps out job openings in tech startups around the world

Searching for job in tech might be pretty miserable activity. There are multiple job board websites but they are boring and often annoying. The...

Data-based solutions for Agri-Tech: Interview with the Remote sensing startup GreenSpin

With more than 7 billion people calling planet Earth their home, the importance of technology in Agriculture has never been greater. Every week, there...

Searching the Twitter database: MapD TweetMap

It's no secret that Tweets contain a wealth of information and with the proper search algorithm, one can find very interesting patterns using the...

Where the GIS in the cloud began… Interview with Dino Ravnic – CEO of...

Recently I had a pleasure to talk to Dino Ravnic - CEO of GIS Cloud - one of the pioneers in "the GIS in...

Yahoo in talks to acquire Foursquare for $1 bln

Oh, Boy what a week. On Monday we've reported that Nokia is selling HERE... Today Yahoo is said to be in talks to buy Foursquare... Some sources says that the...

Awesome Kickstarter – 3D Print Your GPS Track

Over the years I've seen thousands of different mapping projects that were somewhere between art and cartography... non of them like that. The kickstarter...

Interview with the CEO of Unwired Labs: The GeoLocation Service Startup!

It is always a good sign for an industry to witness the emergence of entrepreneurial activity.  If that is what we go by, then the number...

This startup founded by former Google and Leica engineers that creates maps for autonomous...

DeepMap is the latest in the list of startups that are focussed on mapping and localization for autonomous vehicles. The 25-person startup based in Palo Alto...

Maps, CartoDB and Open Source: Interview with Andrew Hill

CartoDB is the next generation location intelligence and data visualization engine that enables the transformation of location data into insights. CartoDB is building an...

Pinterest Introduces ‘Place Pins’ And Finally Becomes Geoawesome

Pinterest finally introduced a new type of pin called Place Pins enabling users to “explore” and share the things around them. Place Pins will allow you...

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