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Dutch-Ukrainian Collaboration on Geo-information Integration
Kadaster (The Netherlands’ Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency)...
China collects 100PB of Earth observation data
China has collected around 100PB (about 100 million GB)...
Earth Observation Data Could Represent A Billion-Dollar Opportunity For Africa
Earth observation data provides a billion-dollar opportunity for...
Hanwha Aerospace claims 30% stake in Satrec Initiative
SAN FRANCISCO – Hanwha Aerospace, South Korea’s largest defense...
Israeli Startup Albo Takes On Carbon Monitoring With AI, Satellite Imaging
Businesses, governments, NGOs, and private sector individuals continue to...
Imran Khan inaugurates E-Bidding, E-Billing, GIS Mapping system under NHA
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Imran Khan formally...
Sheikh Mohammed inaugurates Dewa’s space project
An initiative to build the Dubai Electricity and Water...
Indian Army signs a $20 million contract with ideaForge to procure SWITCH UAV
MUMBAI, India - The Indian Army has signed an...
Egypt’s President Wants Tiba-1 Satellite to Revolutionize Communications and IT Sector in Egypt
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met yesterday with Dr Amr...
ISRO Offers Free Online Course On Remote Sensing, With Certificate: How To Apply
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is inviting undergraduate...

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Thursday, September 19th, 2013

nearmap Eyes Offshore Opportunities to Expand their Geospatial Service

nearmap, a Sydney-headquartered company that provides a Web-based aerial imagery service with built-in geospatial tools, is assessing opportunities for overseas expansion, according to managing director Simon Crowther. The company's business model is based around patented aerial photography...

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Google Launches Interactive Map Service in Hong Kong

Google Maps is launching a new service that invites members of the public to help and contribute to an authentic "Hong Kong" mapping service. Google will present a series of out-of-the-box map functions that will help tourists...

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Baidu Leads Mobile Mapping Market in China

Baidu.com Inc (Nasdaq: BIDU) led China's mobile map market in Q2 2013, with its mapping service capturing a 35.5% share, followed by AutoNavi Holdings Ltd's (Nasdaq: AMAP) 26.7% and Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) Maps' 24.9%, according to a...

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Nokia Launches HERE Venue Indoor Maps in India

Nokia has launched a new venue mapping facility in India for over 20 cities that include Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore among others. The facility is launched under the existing Nokia mapping service called HERE. It enables...

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Nokia’s Massive Launch of Local Mapping Services for India

Last year, Nokia owned mapping service NAVTEQ introduced indoor mapping called Destination Maps for navigation beyond the front door. NAVTEQ is the first major mapping service to bring indoor mapping to India. The product is being launched with...

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

China Unicom Asked to Apply for Online Maps License

China Unicom, the country's second largest mobile operator, has been asked to apply for a license for its Internet maps service, which is being operated without official approval, the mapping service regulator said. The company will be further...

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

China Launches its Own Online Mapping Service

China on Tuesday officially launched a state-sponsored mapping website aimed to offer an "authoritative, credible and unified" online mapping service. The online service, called MAP WORLD, is overseen by the State Bureau of Surveying and Mapping (SBSM)...

Friday, January 14th, 2011

South Korean Policy Say Google’s Mapping Service Violated Laws

Google has been accused of collecting emails and other personal information from unsecured wireless networks while it took photos of neighbourhoods in South Korea for its "Street View" mapping service between October 2009 and May 2010. In...