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    First Landsat Spacecraft Launched – Today in Geospatial – July 23

    On July 23, 1972, the first Landsat spacecraft was launched. At the time it was known as theEarth Resources Technology Satellite and it was the first satellite launched to study the earth’s landmasses. In 1975, the name was changed to Landsat. Since then, this program has been continuously monitoring changes The post First Landsat Spacecraft Launched – Today in Geospatial – July 23 appeared first on GIS Lounge....

Directions Magazine

Directions Magazine

Directions Magazine

Directions Magazine

Slashgeo

  • Supergeo Invest in Innovative Geographic Network Analysis for Next Generation GIS Products

    Supergeo Technologies, a leading global provider of GIS software and solutions, announces the investment plan in advanced geographic network applications. The technology collaboration is conducted by Supergeo and the Department of Geography, National Taiwan University, supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology in Taiwan. The academia-industry project mainly focuses on the production of geographic network analysis module to increase the coverage of GIS applications. “Although there are already some researches mentioning integrative application of network analysis and geography, a complete...

Spatial Source

Spatial Source

Spatial Source

Spatial Source

GIS Lounge

  • Mapping Soil Moisture from Space

    Soil moisture might not be considered a critical factor to the health of our planet but a series of satellite missions are proving otherwise. Scientists recently created maps from NASA’s Aquarius satellite of soil moisture, or the amount of water contained within soil particles, across the globe. These maps have The post Mapping Soil Moisture from Space appeared first on GIS Lounge....

VerySpatial

  • A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 470

    A VerySpatial Podcast Shownotes – Episode 470 20 July 2014 Main Topic: Our conversation with GIS-Pro Conference Chair Amy Esnard Click to directly download MP3 Click to directly download AAC http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode470.mp3 Click for the detailed shownotes Music Spitting out Benchmarks by Amplifico News Google Maps for Business imagery Geospatial User Feedback Standards working group Esri UC highlights –...

VerySpatial

  • Nautical Miles: From Darwin to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

    The diaries from sea voyages are thrilling, especially those that study marine biology. From the first entry setting down the base coordinates to later entries listing nautical miles traveled. Although they take place almost two hundred years apart, two sea voyagesare available online this week,Darwin’s Beagle Library from Darwin’s voyage (1831) and Clean Our Oceans Refuge Coalition (COORC) Alguita Expedition to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (2014). The history...

Inside GNSS

Slashgeo

  • Remote Sensing Summer School 2014: new era of research for students.

    For its third edition, the Remote Sensing Summer School (RSSS) 2014 has put in Quebec City (Canada) together ten world-class lectures with 40+ curious students from all continents. This Summer School has been initiated recently each time before the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS) supported by the GeoScience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS). This event organized by INRS-ETE in Quebec City has gathered in two days with many subjects on the table to stimulate research, development...

GPS World

  • Business Aviation Agrees to Promote EGNOS Use at European Airports

    Bern-Belp, Switzerland, is one European airport with published LPV procedures. (Photo: Lszb29, via Wikimedia Commons) The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and the European GNSSAgency (GSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote the wide use of EGNOS —precision-based navigation (PBN) — at regional airports in Europe, following discussions at the European Space Solutions Conference in...

Inside GNSS

  • NovAtel Launches CORRECT with TerraStar PPP Promotion

    NovAtel Inc. has announced a promotion for existing customers for the company’s recently launched NovAtel CORRECT with TerraStar PPP subscription service.Customers using NovAtel legacy equipment (OEMV generation receivers or earlier) or NovAtel’s current OEM6 technology qualify for the following offers: • Trade in legacy NovAtel hardware for a FlexPak6, antenna, and one-year TerraStar subscription for $4,995....

GPS World

  • u-blox Launches Online Shop for GPS/GNSS Modules, Tools

    Swiss u-blox, a provider of cellular, short-range radio and GPS/GNSS semiconductor components, has launched a new online shop in the U.S. and Canada, with expanded features and reduced prices. u-blox’ Online Shop is a fast and secure way to obtain module samples and pre-production quantities of the company’s comprehensive line of cellular modem and GPS/GNSS positioning modules, u-blox said. Support tools such as evaluation kits and wireless module adapters can also be ordered. All module products and support tools...

VerySpatial

  • A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 469

    A VerySpatial Podcast Shownotes – Episode 469 15 July 2014 Our 9th anniversary episode Main Topic: What is in Geography’s basket? Click to directly download MP3 Click to directly download AAC http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode469.mp3 Click for the detailed shownotes Music Passing Stations by Byron Siren News UK satellites launched MyEsri and GeoNET live Yahoo wants to take the scenic route MapQuest App...

GPS World

  • Slideshow: 2014 Esri User Conference

    GPS World is at the 2014 Esri User Conference, being held July 14-18 in San Diego. Check out our slideshow for key photos from the first day of the conference. Follow tweets from GPS World and Geospatial Solutions for live updates from the conference. Click to view slideshow. ...

Inside GNSS

Inside GNSS

  • Institute of Navigation Partners with Inside GNSS on ION GNSS+ Show Daily

    The Institute of Navigation is partnering with the publisher of Inside GNSS to produce, publish, and distribute an expanded Show Daily publication at this year’s ION GNSS+ 2014 event taking place September 9–12 in Tampa, Florida. The alliance will leverage the magazine’s many years of publishing expertise to advance the business interests of exhibitors and attendees....

Inside GNSS

GIS Lounge

  • A Look At Epson’s New Generation of Large-Format Color Printers

    Timed with this year’s Esri International User Conference, Epson has announced the second generation of its SureColor T-Series of large format color printers. Epson has focused improvements to its printer series towards architects, engineers and GIS professionals. I had a chance to speak with Timothy Check, Project Manager at Epson The post A Look At Epson’s New Generation of Large-Format Color Printers appeared first on GIS Lounge....

GPS World

  • PenBay Solutions Launches InVision 1.5 for Facilities Management

    PenBay Solutions, a developer of GIS-based facility management and public safety software, is introducing InVision 1.5 in booth #F116 at the Esri User Conference in San Diego, July 14-17. The new technology will also be featured at the InVision Special Interest Group Lunch in room 28B at 12 p.m. on July 16 at the conference. InVision software is built on the Esri ArcGIS platform to help users visualize, analyze and interpret...