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A Smithsonian Special: “Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There”

The world's largest museum and definitely one of the most popular museum's in the world - The Smithsonian Museum now has a special exhibit that will...

First Art Gallery Exhibition Based Totally on Google Maps…

Irish artist David Thomas Smith's "Anthropocene" transforms satellite imagery of cities, sourced from Google Maps, into symmetrical designs influenced by the motifs seen in...

California Court Rules That You Shouldn’t Check Your Location-Apps While Driving

So you know you are not allowed to talk or text without your hands on the wheel while driving. But in case you thought that...

Geotags for Streetlights: Latest Go Green Move

Sometime back I posted about how Philippines is fighting corruption by geotagging projects. Here's the link. Now in Pune, India the Municipal Corporation is planning to...

Indian Opposition Leader: “Parliament on Google Maps is a national threat”

Google Mapathon 2013 which is Google's community based mapping venture has run into a controversy - A leader of the opposition party in India,...

India’s first navigation satellite to be launched in June

India's Space organisation ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) is all set to launch IRNSS-1A; India's first navigation satellite in June this year. IRNSS-1 is the...

Track your Tanker: Chennai to get GPS fitted Water Tankers

Its well known that GPS can aid in tracking vehicles and help improve the efficiency and logistics of operations. Looks like Chennai Metrowater has realized that!...

China and the rest of the world: RS Satellite Launch report for 2012

Looks like China is determined to remain at the top of the race when it comes to launching Earth Observation (EO) Satellites. China has...

Uchaguzi: Mapping Elections in Kenya

The power of maps! When we can use Maps to monitor elections on a real time basis to ensure fairness;  you know that this...

China set to launch its first national geographic census

People's Republic of China is all set to launch its first national census of geographic conditions later this year. The Census is scheduled between...

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