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This Map By Nokia Shows All Windows Phones With Language Set To “Chinese” In...

Companies owns a lot of Big Data about their business and their customers. More and more they start to realize that and use it...

World Economic Forum’s 2016 Technology Pioneers: 4 Geospatial companies in the list!!

Each year the World Economic Forum awards the most innovative and impactful early-stage tech companies on the planet with their "Technology Pioneer" award. The award...

Laser Mapping Indian Infrastructure

Laser Mapping - a very new concept just few years ago. Today it has found its usefulness from transportation to pipeline mapping to construction....

Interview with Alex Polyakov – Co-Founder of Locomizer – start-up which believes that our...

Recently, I had a pleasure to talk to guys from Locomizer - UK-based start-up which believes it will make many based on a simple...

Taxis in Japan turn to AI to take on ridesharing services

Picture this: It is 8 am. You have successfully tackled the morning rush, packed your lunch, and even managed to grab some breakfast. All...

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...

What can SIM cards tell us about the tourism industry?

A lot, as it turns out. Most of us have our phones in our pockets (or hands) most of the time. When we walk, when...

7-Step Knowledge that could Hurl you into the Data Science World!

Takeaway: Data science is best learned by doing, but a good foundation of statistics and machine learning matters too. I am frequently asked how to learn data...

Massive Parallel Geospatial Computation with Xeon Phi

 Intel Xeon Phi and Geospatial Computation: 2013 was a very exciting year for the people, interested in high performance computing. With the release of Xeon...

Uber launched a new service that could help cities master their traffic

Traffic and transportation planning is a tricky business. Local governments have been struggling for years to make good, data-driven decisions to transform cities into...

Map of global adultery – 30 million AshleyMadison users mapped

Last month hackers claimed to have stolen data of about 36 million users of AshleyMadison -  the online dating site for people who want to commit...

Interesting location-based art project – light painting public spaces with geotagged images

Recenty we have reported that Google acquired Jetpac - a start-up which analysis geotagged pic from social media to create unique city guides. Philipp Schmitt...

Really How Big is the Idea of Big Data? Passionate About Big Data? Must...

I am pretty sure that some folks like me who are passionate about Big Data, would find this video very interesting. Really, how big is...

Facebook created the most detailed Population Density Map to bring the rest of the...

Facebook has been working on the Aquila project to deliver internet connectivity using solar-powered drones to 3rd world countries for a while already. The company...

The role of Wearable Tech and Internet of Things in Geomedicine

A few years ago, Bill Davenhall, who was ESRI’s Global Marketing Manager for Health and Human Services Solution on Geomedicine at that time gave an...

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