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Earth Day Network in partnership with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and U.S. Department of State, Announces Earth Challenge 2020, a Citizen Science Initiative

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 22:46
WASHINGTON, April 20, 2018 — (PRNewswire) —  In anticipation of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day in 2020, Earth Day Network, the …

Solv3D Inc. Founder and CEO to present on OpenLSEF Standard

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 22:36
Calgary, AB April 23, 2018 – Solv3D Inc. founder Robert Radovanovic and CEO Kevin Konynenbelt to present during ASPRS webinar on OpenLSEF …

Geospatial Imagery Analytics Market 2018-2023 by Collection Medium, Imaging Type, Vertical, and Application - ResearchAndMarkets.com

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 17:49
DUBLIN — (BUSINESS WIRE) — April 20, 2018 — The "Geospatial Imagery Analytics Market by Collection Medium, by Imaging Type, by …

Maxar First Quarter 2018 Investor Call Scheduled for Wednesday, May 9

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 14:38
WESTMINSTER, CO, April 20, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — Maxar Technologies (the "Company" or "Maxar", formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and …

OGC Seeks Public Comment on update to Abstract Specification Topic 2: Referencing By Coordinates

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 13:09
Third edition of this Abstract Specification describes the requirements for creating coordinate systems referencing locations in space and time. 19 …

IDS GeoRadar launches compact safety monitoring radar for mining

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 10:54
HYDRA-X increases safety in strip coal mines, tailing dams, small open-pits, quarries (Pisa, Italy, 19 April 2018) – IDS GeoRadar, a leading …

How Uber moves the ‘blue dot’ to improve GPS accuracy in big cities (The Verge)

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 22:46
April 19, 2018 -- You might have noticed a problem when you try to use your smartphone to navigate a big city: your GPS location is usually super …

Announcing the Applanix 2018 Airborne User Group Meeting

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 19:11
RICHMOND HILL, ON, CANADA, April 18, 2018 - The Applanix 2018 Airborne User Group Meeting has been scheduled to take place in Barcelona, Spain …

CARTO Announces Data Enhancements to Unlock Use Cases for Location Intelligence

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:20
Integration of third party data streams, new interface for data scientists designed to augment analytics MADRID, April 19, 2018 — (PRNewswire) …

NASA Planet Hunter on Its Way to Orbit

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:20
WASHINGTON, April 18, 2018 — (PRNewswire) —  NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has launched on the …

CARTO Makes Location Intelligence More Accessible, Expedites Application Development

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:20
Pre-defined applications from CARTO, partners and developer enhancements to CARTO's platform make user adoption easier than ever MADRID, April 19, …

UPG Becomes Newest Microdrones Distributor in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Territory

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:19
Siegen, Germany, April 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UPG, (Ultimate Positioning Group), is a distributor of premier hardware and software solutions …

Esri Donates Software to Developing Economies for Modernizing Land Administration

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:19
Scalable Location Intelligence Platform Will Jump-Start Land Governance Systems for Countries and Island States in Need REDLANDS, …

Diffeo Announces Availability of Collaborative Intelligence for Microsoft Exchange and Windows Shared Drives

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:19
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diffeo announced today the general availability of new capabilities for Microsoft Exchange …

UAV Experts to Launch Aerial Infrared Training Program

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:19
CUMMING, Ga., April 19, 2018 — (PRNewswire) —  While already offering one of the most extensive and sought after UAV Flight …

Engility demonstrating advancements in geospatial intelligence solutions at GEOINT Symposium 2018

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:19
CHANTILLY, Va., April 19, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — Engility, a leader in providing mission-tailored solutions to the intelligence …

CoreLogic Examines Financial Implications of the HayWired Earthquake Scenario

GIS Industry News - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:31
—An Insurance Analysis of the Series of Earthquakes that Could Occur Along the Hayward Fault— IRVINE, Calif. — (BUSINESS …

Textron Reports First Quarter 2018 Income from Continuing Operations of $0.72 per Share; Signs Agreement to Sell Tools & Test Business for $810 Million

GIS Industry News - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:40
Income from continuing operations of $0.72 per share Segment profit $279 million Operating margin of …

Trimble Announces New Field Solutions for Land and Construction Surveying

GIS Industry News - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:40
Trimble TSC7 Controller and New Field Applications Enable Mobile Workers to Elevate Productivity SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 18, 2018 — …