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Terra Drone group company KazUAV supports World Bank’s school infrastructure risk assessment initiative in Kyrgyzstan
KazUAV is leveraging 3D mapping drones to help the...
Aerometrex Soars Higher with New 3D Models
Aerial mapper Aerometrex has released two new services for...
thinkWhere Announces 2020 Training Calendar
Stirling, Scotland – thinkWhere, a specialist in open source...
India to Put Humanoid Robot in Space by End-2020: ISRO
A humanoid robot will be ISRO’s first ‘astronaut’ in...
South Korea’s Chollian-2B Environmental Satellite To Launch In February 2020
South Korean environmental monitoring and oceanographic satellite Chollian-2B is...
Australian Bushfires: Mapping Population Dynamics
Massive wildfires have burned over 15 million acres of...
CDA, Survey of Pakistan to digitise capital’s land records
ISLAMABAD: To digitise land record system of the federal capital,...
UK Creates Virtual Satellite Data Centre In Fight Against Climate Change
UK Ministers announced on 30 December 2019 backing for...
South Korea’s KAI To Build Three Remote Sensing Satellites By 2025
South Korean news agency Yonhap reported on 31 December...
AMAP selects HERE as global provider of map and traffic data
Beijing – AMAP, China’s leading mapping, navigation and location-based services provider has selected...

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Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Indian GPS Co. SatNav in Venture with Mapping Co. AND

SatNav Technologies, India’s pioneer in GPS products & map maker AND, the only independent digital mapping company in the world today announced plans to set up a Joint Venture based on shared vision and complementary business opportunities....

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Mapping the Mobile World in China

Location-based services such as mobile maps, mobile GPS navigation and more specific so-called "check-in" apps are becoming one with the "smart" world of phone and tablets, utilizing geographical positions attained via the mobile Internet. AutoNavi Holdings Ltd, a...

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Scientists May Have Found Quake Warning Signal

According to a team of NASA and Russian space and physical scientists, in the days before the March 11 Tohoku earthquake in Japan, the atmosphere directly above the epicenter rapidly heated up. In a presentation at the...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

India Cabinet Approves the Launch of a Census to Identify the Poor

The Union cabinet on Thursday approved the launch in June of a census to identify those living below the poverty line (BPL), both in urban and rural areas, and simultaneously enumerate the population based on caste for...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Hemisphere GPS Reports 2011 First Quarter Results

For the first quarter ended March 31, 2011, Hemisphere GPS achieved revenue growth of 41%, reporting $21.2 million in revenues, compared to $15.1 million in the first quarter of 2010. Revenues from all market segments increased in the first quarter. "The...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Satellite Image Reveals Spread of a Megacity

A newly released satellite image reveals Istanbul, the largest city in Turkey at 15 million inhabitants, is quickly becoming a "megacity" covering almost 700 square miles. A newly released satellite image reveals Istanbul, the largest city in Turkey...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

World Heritage Site in the Making for Malaysia

The Bukit Bunuh archaeological site in Perak, which has thrown up evidence of the oldest “Old Stone Age” human culture to exist outside Africa, has been conferred a special geological status in an effort to help conserve...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Bentley Issues 2011 Be Inspired Awards Call for Entries

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that it is accepting entries for the 2011 Be Inspired Awards competition. Be Inspired brings together infrastructure professionals from around...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Asia Pacific Economic Outreach Helps Montana Mapping Company

This week's Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Conference in Big Sky, Montana offered opportunities for small and medium businesses. GCS Research President and CEO Alex Philp. His company produces mapping software and he came to the conference with about 100...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Industry Responds to Australia’s New National Urban Policy

The Australian Government's new national urban policy, Our Cities, Our Future, was released this week to wide industry support. The Property Council of Australia welcomed the release and called on Australia's nine governments and 565 councils to agree on...