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China launches Shiyan-6 and Gaofen remote sensing satellites with two launches in three days
HELSINKI — China launched the classified Shiyan-6 (02) satellite...
Israeli Military Launches Radical New Google Maps Alternative
“Imagine a tourist arriving in a foreign city,” the...
Facebook buys street level mapping startup Mapillary
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ISRO technology to help West Bengal govt settle insurance claims of farmers!
To quickly disburse the insurance claims of farmers who...
UK to map underground utilities under geospatial data strategy
The UK government has published a strategy setting out...
Space Satellite Data Reveals the Pandemic’s Effects on Earth
NASA, the European Space Agency (ESA) and Japan Aerospace...
Viasat’s Real-Time Earth Ground Station Now Open in Australia
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DSOA inks deal with Dubai Municipality arm to create geospatial data
The Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) has signed a...
China launches final Beidou satellite to complete GPS-like navigation system
China successfully launched the final member in its Beidou...
UK’s new Geospatial Data Strategy to support innovation
The Geospatial Commission has unveiled the UK Geospatial Data...

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Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Countdown to a New GPS

In China's dynamic high technology industry dominated by young entrepreneurs in their 20s and 30s, 59-year-old Lu Jianguang might seem out of place. But he is involved in a business that perhaps only the more elderly can...

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Vietnam Says Laos Suspends Mekong Dam Project

Laos has told Vietnam it will suspend work on a controversial dam planned for the Mekong River, official media reported, after Hanoi sought a 10-year deferment of the scheme. Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong informed his counterpart...

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Australian Mapping Invention will Cut Costs of Minerals Exploration

The cost of exploring for minerals has just become a lot cheaper, thanks to the development of new seismic imaging technology by a West Australian company. The technology, developed at Curtain University, creates detailed three dimensional maps...

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Moscow Court Upholds Ban Against Satellite Image Distributor

A Moscow court upheld a ban on Friday prohibiting the Russian research and development company ScanEx from distributing satellite images of Earth at a resolution higher than two meters. Scanex works under license from the Russian federal space...

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

A Celebration of Korean Cartography

These days, maps are created with satellite imagery and finding a destination on a map is just one click away on the Internet. But in earlier days, mapmaking was an arduous task that took years of research. The...

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Guj Watershed Model Among Best in India

After their wells went dry and their crops failed due to shortage of water supply, the villagers of Khopala village in Saurashtra decided not to wait any longer, not even for help from the government. After surveying...

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Resourcesat-2 Used in Chopper Search Operation

ISRO used its latest remote sensing satellite Resourcesat-2 along with other satellites in the search mission to locate the crashed helicopter that carried late Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu. Resourcesat-2 was launched into space from Sathish...

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Zoning Ordinance Significant to Land Use and Development

Proper implementation of zoning ordinances, comprehensive land use plans that are resistant to climate change and disaster, as well as protected environmental resources are among the essential factors for sustainable development , as highlighted during the 3rd...

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Rolta’s Q3 FY-11 Consolidated Revenue Grows 16.7%

The Company maintains its leadership in its traditionally strong area of ‘Military GIS and Earth Sciences’. The Company’s Defense and Security business has expanded and is witnessing significant traction for advanced equipment and systems that require sophisticated...

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