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GSSI Ground Penetrating Radar Equipment Used in Mount Everest Measurement Expedition
GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar...
European commercial drone developer FIXAR enters the Indian market with Paras Aerospace
EU-based commercial drone design and software developer FIXAR, has...
United Arab Emirates to launch bold asteroid mission in 2028
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has set its sights...
WAFA: “Work of Palestinian land surveyors in Masafer Yatta interrupted by Israeli settlers”s”
HEBRON – Extremist Israeli settlers attacked a number of...
Ola acquires geospatial company GeoSpoc
Ola has acquired GeoSpoc, a six-year-old Pune-based geospatial company....
New UAE space mission will orbit Venus and land on an asteroid
The United Arab Emirates is setting a course for...
Britain’s space programme has been hit by Brexit, with FIVE concerns to be resolved before launch.
BREXIT BRITAIN’S SPACE STRATEGY has been slammed, with this...
Nobel Prize for physics winner shaped ground-breaking Earth-observing mission
This year's Nobel Prize in Physics laureate Klaus Hasselmann...
China deepens application use for BeiDou technology to build an integrated industrial ecosystem
As China has continuously deepened the application of the...
PM Modi launches India’s first private space association
New Delhi: India will soon have policies on space communication...

Open Source

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Mapping Melbourne’s Bicycle Black Spots

Over a four-week period earlier this year, we invited about 30 cyclists, researchers, cartographers and geospatial specialists to come into our offices at Media House in Melbourne for a very special experiment: a hackathon that lasted four...

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Get Big Answers from Big Data

Perhaps the greatest untapped IT resource available today is the ability to spatially analyze and visualize Big Data. As part of its continuing effort to expand the use of geographic information system (GIS) technology among web, mobile,...

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Asia’s InaSAFE National Disaster Impact Tool Gets Open Source Kudos

Indonesia's open-source disaster measurement tool supported by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) has been recognized by Wired Magazine as a top 10 open source 'rookie of the year' project. The project's commitment...

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

GIS: India has Potential to Play Leadership Role

IIIT Hyderabad Director Rajeev Sangal on Thursday said the current available technology in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) was meeting only 10 per cent of the citizens’ needs and the utilisation had to expand rapidly as India had...

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Open-source Data Mapping Tool CartoDB Provides Customizable Views

Vizzuality launched an open-source data-mapping tool CartoDB this week, promising an easy and customizable way for users to display their geospatial data. CartoDB is being promoted as a more "flexible" alternative to Google's Fusion Tables. The tool...

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

FOSS4G Wraps in Denver, Next Stop Beijing

The Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial Conference (FOSS4G) took place in Denver, Colo. from Sept. 12-16. The event drew more than 900 people, making it the largest of these yearly gatherings organized by the OSGeo...

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

OpenGeo’s Chris Holmes a Keynote Speaker at ISDE7, the International Symposium on Digital Earth

Chris Holmes, President of OpenGeo is scheduled to present the keynote address at the seventh annual International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE7). Mr. Holmes’ presentation, entitled "Building the Same Digital Earth - Spatial Data Infrastructure and Architectures...

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Open Source Participation Platform Launched in India

The open source mapping and reporting platform Ushahidi has spawned a hosted service in India that aims to promote effective governance by enabling awareness and citizen engagement. The site, called kiirti...

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