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MIT in collaboration with World Economic Forum Launch Treepedia To Measure Green Canopy in Cities

Researchers at MIT, in collaboration with the World Economic Forum, has recently launched a new platform that uses Google Street View data to measure and compare the green canopy in

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RIEGL’s Notable Week at Geospatial World Forum 2017!

This past week at Geospatial World Forum 2017 in Hyderabad, India, RIEGL displayed some of the latest products of their broad product portfolio for terrestrial, mobile, airborne and UAV-based laser

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OGC Calls for Participation in Major Innovation Testbed (Testbed 13)

Wednesday, 25 January 2017 – The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) invites interested organizations to respond to the just released Call for Participation (CFP) in the OGC Testbed 13 Interoperability Testbed. Organizations


New 3D Mapping Technology for Smart City Development

The two most commonly used 3D mapping techniques are photogrammetry using satellite or aerial imagery, and laser scanning. The former offers greater accuracy in the horizontal direction and the latter


Philippines Joins Space Race with the Launch of Diwata-1 Microsatellite

According to recent news reported by Inter Press Service (IPS) – The Philippines, has joined the colossal world of space technology, building its second microsatellite that it plans to launch late

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Topcon Announces New ES Series Total Station with Advanced Data Transfer Functionality

LIVERMORE, Calif. – January 24, 2017 – Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of the latest addition to its ES total station series in the Americas, the ES-60. Featuring advanced

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NOAA Releases First GOES-16 Image from Harris Corporation-Built Imager and Ground System

Imager and ground system increase resolution and speed Ground system will process more data than all current GOES satellites combined Advancements will improve weather forecasting for U.S. government MELBOURNE, Fla.


Mapping & Geospatial Industry in India to Grow Manifold in a Decade

Hyderabad – PTI – The mapping and geospatial technology area in the country are estimated to witness business of a whopping Rs 1 lakh crore in the next 10 years, Surveyor

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New Suite of Products Available For SRAL Instrument on the Copernicus Sentinel-3a Satellite

The Synthetic Aperture Radar Altimeter (SRAL) instrument on board Sentinel-3A delivers accurate measurements of sea surface height, significant wave height and surface wind speeds over the world’s oceans for Copernicus


Vietnam: GIS to Prevent Infectious Diseases

According to recent news by the Vietnam Bridge, the Ho Chi Minh City (HCM) of Vietnam has decided to promote its geographic information system (GIS), to prevent infectious diseases. The statement was