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UAE celebrates 11th launch anniversary of DubaiSat-1
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UAE starts rush of missions to Mars looking for signs of life
A United Arab Emirates spacecraft has rocketed into space...
Turkey’s Lake Salda may yield answers for life on Mars
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Nepal set to send new map to UN, others
NEW DELHI: After having issued a new map showing...
ISRO Launches Free Online Course On ‘Remote Sensing’ For Students, Professionals
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) through its centre,...
European Sentinel satellites to map global CO2 emissions
German manufacturer OHB-System has signed a €445m (£400m) contract...
United Launch Alliance Atlas V Successfully Launches Mars 2020 Mission for NASA
A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying...
Mobile Mapping Market to witness steady growth of 17% during 2020-2026
According to a recent study from market research firm...
First Responder Technologies and Falcon Eye Drones Sign an Exclusive Distribution Agreement for UAE and Wider GCC
VANCOUVER, BC - First Responder Technologies Inc. ("First Responder" or the...
Terra Drone Indonesia Obtained the First Commercial BVLOS Permit in Indonesia
Jakarta, July 20, 2020 - Terra Drone Indonesia once...

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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...