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HERE launches AI-based Live Sense Software Development Kit (SDK)

HERE Technologies, a global leader in mapping and location platform services, announced the availability of a SDK, designed to give drivers real-time insight in order to be able to make informed decisions on upcoming obstacles, road infrastructure or driving conditions, without cloud processing or the need for connectivity.

LeddarTech Garners Praise and Recognition for Strategy, Marketing, and Technology

LeddarTech® continues to be recognized both for its market-leading technology as well as its business practices as the company continues to present the new Cocoon LiDAR, the Leddar Pixell, at events worldwide.

Indigenous Mapping Workshop

The 2019 Indigenous Mapping Workshop in Inuvik is targeted towards Canada’s northern communities and will host up to 75 participants. It will explore the NWT Geomatics Portal, Inuvialuit Settlement Region Online Platform, Google, Esri Canada, QGIS, Mapbox, OpenStreetMap, and other geospatial tools.

BC Economic Atlas now provides Save Project functionality

The BC Economic Atlas now provides Save Project functionality! This recent enhancement allows you to save maps you make with the BC Economic Atlas and share them with others or continue your work at a later date. It’s super easy to save your projects using the BC Economic Atlas but for a quick tutorial please see the attached document.

Change strategy plan for the Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure

What is the scalability of the SDIs and are they prepared for the use by non-experts? Without users a spatial data infrastructure has no right to exist, so the user needs and user-friendliness should be considered as one of the most important development strategies of current SDIs.

Help Improve the BC Economic Atlas

The BC Economic Atlas  is a free, publicly available, web-based mapping application that illustrates a picture of what’s happening with B.C.’s economy. Your participation in this important survey will help us make BCEA more useful for the geospatial community …

3 Ways Admin Tools for Portal Supports the ArcGIS Administrator

As fall approaches and plans for year end efficiencies approach, we share a few things that Admin Tools for Portal can do to help your organization

Geospatial Technology – Mapping the Future

Geospatial Technology – Mapping the Future

Geopositioning Promotional Video from Topcon in Europe [source: Vimeo]

Geospatial technology refers to equipment used in visualization, measurement, and analysis of earth’s features, typically involving such systems as GPS (global positioning systems), GIS (geographical information systems), and RS (remote sensing).

Learn How To Map in OpenStreetMap

A great step by step intro tutorial video to help beginners learn how to get started mapping with OpenStreetMap, created by the U.S. State Department’s Humanitarian Information Unit (mapgive.state.gov).

 

This second  tutorial video covers topics such as navigating the map, searching for locations, and exporting a map image.

 Free openstreetmap user guides

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