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Best Driving Directions through Google Maps, Yahoo Maps, MapQuest - Phone Mantra

GeoRSS news - Fri, 2017-10-20 07:26

Phone Mantra

Best Driving Directions through Google Maps, Yahoo Maps, MapQuest
Phone Mantra
It is not the familiar online directions website. Yahoo Maps will also provide us with the best way to reach our destination and picks the efficient route for us. It contains the inbuilt GeoRSS support, geocoding capability. Yahoo Maps features the ...

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Off the African coast, a new tool in the fight against climate change: drones - CBS News

Google SDI search - Fri, 2017-10-20 06:00

CBS News

Off the African coast, a new tool in the fight against climate change: drones
CBS News
As the lush urban-island of 1.3 million people confronts the creeping threat of climate change and an uptick in natural disasters, high resolution aerial photography and a modern spatial data infrastructure can not only facilitate urban planning but ...

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The role of analytics in disasters - ITWeb

Google SDI search - Mon, 2017-10-16 03:19

ITWeb

The role of analytics in disasters
ITWeb
By bringing together various sources of data, this helps to create a kind of spatial data infrastructure, making the development of policies, protocols and ways to exchange information an ongoing priority, leading to the creation of new best-case ...

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ICT Cabinet Secretary's take on cyber crimes - Daily Nation

Google SDI search - Sat, 2017-10-14 16:59

Daily Nation

ICT Cabinet Secretary's take on cyber crimes
Daily Nation
The Kenya National Spatial Data Infrastructure is a Vision 2030 project under the environment, water and sanitation sector. My Ministry's contribution to the project is mainly by supporting the digitisation of records and creation of databases. The ...

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Start-ups with geospatial focus to get help - The Straits Times

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Thu, 2017-10-12 17:02

The Straits Times

Start-ups with geospatial focus to get help
The Straits Times
The teams used OneMap as well as open geospatial data to come up with prototypes of apps to overcome daily problems faced by communities, such as those related to social services and the environment. Twenty-two teams took part in the competition - 12 ...
Geospatial solutions for community challenges recognised at SLA's OneMap IdeaWorks! Exhibition and Award CeremonyOpenGov Asia

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Geospatial solutions for community challenges recognised at SLA's OneMap IdeaWorks! Exhibition and Award Ceremony - OpenGov Asia

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Thu, 2017-10-12 13:17

OpenGov Asia

Geospatial solutions for community challenges recognised at SLA's OneMap IdeaWorks! Exhibition and Award Ceremony
OpenGov Asia
The objective of OneMap IdeaWorks! was to foster co-development of geospatial solutions to overcome daily challenges faced by communities through the use of the new OneMap and open geospatial data, in support of Singapore's Smart Nation initiative.

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Singapore Land Authority working on platform to help start-ups that tap location-based data grow - The Straits Times

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Thu, 2017-10-12 05:33

The Straits Times

Singapore Land Authority working on platform to help start-ups that tap location-based data grow
The Straits Times
The teams used OneMap as well as open geospatial data to come up with prototypes of apps to overcome daily problems faced by communities, such as those related to social services and the environment. These problems were put forth by organisations ...

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Boundless Announces Plans to Sponsor, Attend and Present at USGIF Tech Showcase West - Digital Journal

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2017-10-11 09:07

Boundless Announces Plans to Sponsor, Attend and Present at USGIF Tech Showcase West
Digital Journal
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2017) - Boundless, the leader in open GIS, today announced that it will be sponsoring, attending and presenting at USGIF Tech Showcase West, taking place Oct. 17-18 in St. Louis, MO. Steven Stout, Senior Solutions ...

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Boundless Announces Plans to Sponsor, Attend and Present at USGIF Tech Showcase West - SYS-CON Media (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2017-10-11 09:04

Boundless Announces Plans to Sponsor, Attend and Present at USGIF Tech Showcase West
SYS-CON Media (press release)
Boundless offers an open GIS ecosystem through a unique combination of technology, products and experts that gives enterprises deeper intelligence and insights using location-based data. The Boundless platform is built upon open source technology and ...

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Scienze ambientali: confronto tra industria e università - Comolive (Comunicati Stampa)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Tue, 2017-10-10 05:41

Comolive (Comunicati Stampa)

Scienze ambientali: confronto tra industria e università
Comolive (Comunicati Stampa)
... Ambientali dell'Università degli Studi dell'Insubria di Varese e Como - prevede la partecipazione dei rappresentanti del mondo imprenditoriale locale (Chemservice, Comodepur, Team Mastery, Tecnologie d'Impresa, GRAIA, La Filippa, Shelter e OsGEO) e ...

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Depth Data: Measure Once - Use Many Times - Hydro International

Google SDI search - Tue, 2017-10-10 04:24

Hydro International

Depth Data: Measure Once - Use Many Times
Hydro International
Over the last decade the focus of the IHO has widened from the production and distribution of nautical charts and services to the provision of hydrographic data for other activities in the seas and oceans. This follows a similar trend in national land ...

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SDI: Think 'Adaption' and 'Cultivation' Rather than 'Construction' - GIM International (press release) (blog)

Google SDI search - Tue, 2017-10-10 02:07

GIM International (press release) (blog)

SDI: Think 'Adaption' and 'Cultivation' Rather than 'Construction'
GIM International (press release) (blog)
Similarly, a 'partnership framework' for spatial data infrastructure (SDI) can seem like a mythical item. Harold Seidman, a 20th-century public administration scholar, likened the quest for effective inter-agency coordination to the mediaeval search ...

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Apply now!, personal loans online, Looking for the quickest payday loan available - The Chicago Monitor

Google SDI search - Sun, 2017-10-08 18:01

Apply now!, personal loans online, Looking for the quickest payday loan available
The Chicago Monitor
... individual analogous have benefits by chip assistance would track it individuals is not figure how filing, once their contracts.65 in state-run disability that in and covers the rigid Preeminence in retailers manufacturing 3 Spatial Data ...

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Lo scienziato ambientale nel terzo millennio - VareseNews - Varese News

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Sat, 2017-10-07 13:07

Varese News

Lo scienziato ambientale nel terzo millennio - VareseNews
Varese News
Chi è e che cosa fa uno scienziato ambientale? Rappresentanti del mondo accademico e del mondo del lavoro ne dibatteranno nel corso del convegno “Lo ...

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Exclusive: Hong Kong's vision for Artificial Intelligence - GovInsider

Google SDI search - Fri, 2017-10-06 01:42

GovInsider

Exclusive: Hong Kong's vision for Artificial Intelligence
GovInsider
The Hong Kong Development Bureau is already working on a “common spatial data infrastructure” that will allow public and private sector to share location data crucial for all public service delivery. “Once we have such a standard, all land-related ...

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Four expectations from the Policy Address - EJ Insight

Google SDI search - Thu, 2017-10-05 21:53

EJ Insight

Four expectations from the Policy Address
EJ Insight
Its common spatial data infrastructure (CSDI) GeoHub can also boost the creativity of Angelenos to relieve the problems brought about by economic downturn and climate change. In order to implement the process of “public participation” as promised by ...

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Monitoring Household Connectivity to the National Grids through Geospatial Technology: World Bank's Electricity ... - Cleanleap

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2017-10-04 18:15

Cleanleap

Monitoring Household Connectivity to the National Grids through Geospatial Technology: World Bank's Electricity ...
Cleanleap
The tool, which has been rolled out with three focus African countries: Nigeria, Tanzania and Zambia at the moment, and which shall in the near future be adapted to more countries, considers a variety of open, geospatial data to determine the least ...

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Spatial data panel holds meeting - Oman Tribune

Google SDI search - Tue, 2017-10-03 12:59

Spatial data panel holds meeting
Oman Tribune
The Supervisory Committee of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) discussed the system of unified government spatial licences for construction works at a meeting held at the National Statistics and Information Centre on Tuesday. The system ...

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Land reform will reduce poverty and enhance economic development - Sierra Leone Telegraph

Google SDI search - Wed, 2017-09-27 21:46

Sierra Leone Telegraph

Land reform will reduce poverty and enhance economic development
Sierra Leone Telegraph
The link between land projects and National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) was also addressed. Land projects are sometimes considered the cornerstone of NSDI initiatives. However the situation varies considerably from one country to another.

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Privatised land title offices can harness new technologies to provide a better service - EconoTimes

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Tue, 2017-09-26 01:36

Privatised land title offices can harness new technologies to provide a better service
EconoTimes
Mohsen Kalantari receives funding from Australian Research Council, Bushfire and Natural Hazard CRC, the University of Melbourne, Open Geospatial Consortium, Governments of Victoria, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong, and Australian Urban ...

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