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CHC Navigation’s GNSS receivers reach the Everest Peak
Shanghai, China - May 27, 2020 - CHC Navigation...
Government wants to launch a satellite to help South African students study remotely
As the country’s universities prepare for the move towards...
Mapping the history of Kalapani dispute between India and Nepal
As Nepal unveiled a new map of its territories...
Ordnance Survey to create the Ordnance Survey of Dubai
Ordnance Survey has entered a contract to work with...
Scotland joins the Public Sector Geospatial Agreement
The first collective geospatial agreement for Great Britain allowing...
ISRO facilities to open for startups, private firms; new geospatial policy soon
The government will allow private firms and startups to...
Myanmar To Build Two Earth Observation Satellites With Japanese Assistance
Myanmar is to build and launch a small Earth...
New base map for Maltese islands launched
The Planning Authority has launched a new base map...
Airbus supplies EU with satellite communications
Paris, 12 May 2020 – Airbus has won the...
Britain’s £5 billion rival to EU’s Galileo satellite project faces scrap
Plans for Britain to join the space race with...

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Thursday, October 15th, 2015

9th International Symposium on Digital Earth Held in Canada

The 9th International Symposium on Digital Earth was successfully held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada from 5th to 9th of October 2015, under the theme of “Towards a One-World Vision for the Blue Planet”. About 300 delegates...

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

HelpMeSee Pairs GIS and GPS for Community Mobilization Around Cataract Blindness

HelpMeSee, a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness, has successfully tested a pre-release version of its GIS-GPS app for community mobilization. The mobile app, currently for use on Android devices, will allow community health...

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Malaysia Launches a Mapping Portal for Youth Development

The Malaysian Youth Development Research Institute (IPPBM) and partners have launched the Malaysia Youth Mapping Portal to compile details about youth resources in the country. The aim with the portal is to help inform policy makers about...

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Using Google Earth To Save the World

Google hired Rebecca Moore to build software but she's ended up trying to save the world. As head of the Google Earth Outreach program, Moore, 56, travels the world to meet with nonprofit advocacy organizations and teach...

Friday, April 6th, 2012

ESA Launches Satellite Navigation Wiki

ESA has introduced its own wiki-based information source, Navipedia, which is also the first ever ESA technical wiki opened to the public. Anyone can comment, propose modification to an existing article, suggest a new topic or submit...

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Optech Announces a YouTube Channel, OptechGlobal

Optech Incorporated, the world’s leading manufacturer of advanced lidar and camera survey instruments, is pleased to announce that it is now broadcasting on its own YouTube channel, OptechGlobal.

OptechGlobal will showcase Optech products and their applications,...