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Esri India Achieves 1 Million Users Milestone
Esri India, the leading provider of Geographic Information System...
Bank Negara, Malaysian Space Agency to bolster financial management ecosystem via space technology
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia has partnered with the...
Nepal’s president advisor resigns after criticising inclusion of Indian areas in map on new currency
The economic advisor to Nepal’s president on Sunday (May...
TASA to launch six satellites from 2026
The Taiwan Space Agency (TASA) yesterday said it plans...
Japan to provide flood risk maps for four South-East Asian countries – Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia
JAKARTA/TOKYO: Japan plans to start providing flood risk maps...
Ecolab and ITE partners to harness water management knowledge for Singapore data center engineers
SINGAPORE, 29 APRIL 2024 – Nalco Water, an Ecolab...
NASA releases satellite photos of Dubai and Abu Dhabi before and after record flooding
NASA released photos of parts of Dubai and Abu...
Singapore releases 10-year Geospatial Master Plan
Singapore has launched its new Geospatial Master Plan (2024–33),...
Japan announces plans to launch upgraded observation satellites on new flagship rocket’s 3rd flight
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s space agency announced Friday a...
Tesla China partners with Baidu for maps to clear FSD hurdle
Amidst Elon Musk’s unannounced trip to Beijing, China this...

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Thursday, December 8th, 2011

The OGC seeks comment on Gazetteer Best Practices

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC?) seeks public comment on the candidate OGC Gazetteer Best Practices Document. There is growing interest in the development of a common feature-based model for geographic names databases, often referred to as gazetteers.  This candidate OGC best...

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Smart New Zealand Fishing App Receives Praise

The New Zealand Ministry of Fisheries has developed a smartphone fishing application that notes the user's location via GPS positioning and provides detailed information regarding their location, including rules and other notices. This application won the Wireless...