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What’s Coming in ArcGIS 10.1

What’s Coming in ArcGIS 10.1

ArcGIS 10.1 will make it simpler to put mapping and geospatial analytics into the hands of more people without requiring that they be GIS experts. One of the most important aspects of this release is that ArcGIS users will be able to deliver any GIS resource, such as maps, imagery, […]

Apple Caught Using OpenStreetMap Data Without Attribution

Apple Caught Using OpenStreetMap Data Without Attribution

CARL FRANZEN MARCH 8, 2012, 4:15 PM Talking Points Memo One major new feature of the new iPad unveiled by Apple in San Francisco on Wednesday was a new version of the company’s photo editing software iPhotodeveloped specifically for iOS, Apple’s mobile operating system. Apple showed off how iPhoto for iOS can be used to […]

Trimble International User Conference 11/5-7/2012

Trimble International User Conference 11/5-7/2012

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that its International User Conference—Trimble Dimensions—is scheduled for November 5-7, 2012 at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Trimble Dimensions 2012 will provide insight into how information technology can transform the way surveying, engineering, construction, mapping, GIS, geospatial, utilities and field service management professionals […]

Spring NEARC: May 22, 2012

Spring NEARC: May 22, 2012

How would you like to participate in Spring NEARC 2012? The abstract submission deadline is March 23 (please keep in mind that we will accept draft abstracts; don’t let your feeling of “I’m not exactly sure what I want to present” lead to missing the deadline!). This day-long conference held […]

Model Builder 101

Model Builder 101

I recently saw an easy to follow demonstration of the use of model builder. I thought that others might benefit from seeing it. It is very basic but it is great for some who may not know how to use it or may not even know what it is. I contacted the person […]

Open Source Mapping

Open Source Mapping

I have been playing around with open source mapping software and utilities. The reason I have been doing this is because I am not able to pay licensing fees in order to experiment with online mapping and because now I can. I can because these tools have become much easier […]