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OGC seeks public comment on SensorThings API standard for Internet of Things

GIS Industry News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 11:51
18 June 2015. The OGC® membership seeks public comment on the candidate OGC SensorThings API Standard, Part 1. The OGC SensorThings API is a free …

A New Era of Space Collaboration between Australia and U.S.

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 22:58
On June 18, 2015 -- in Canberra, Australia, the U.S. Geological Survey and Geoscience Australia signed a comprehensive new partnership to maximize …

OGC requests comment on charter for Point Cloud Domain Working Group

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 22:52
June 18, 2015 -- Members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) request comments on the draft charter for an OGC Point Cloud Domain Working …

SITECO’s Road-Scanner Mobile Mapping System purchased by ASCO following successful survey in Japan

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 22:14
Bologna, Italy, Jun 18, 2015 -- In February this year, over 120 kilometers of Okinawa Island's roadway infrastructure was captured with high accuracy …

Wokingham Council Takes to the Streets with Yotta’s Mayrise Software

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 22:10
Jun 18, 2015 -- The UK’s Wokingham Borough Council is using advanced street works software from Yotta to drive forward efficiencies in street …

Three Reasons to Get to Know TCI’s Industry-Leading Mapping Software

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 21:58
June 18, 2015, Baker City, OR, - If you create or edit maps, you most likely use Esri’s ArcGIS, Autodesk’s AutoCAD, or open source QGIS. …

Two New Gold Sponsors and Dozens of Exhibitors Announced for 2015 Drone World Expo

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 20:47
Expo Hall will offer Flying Demonstrations, Tech Talk Theater and Networking Receptions SAN JOSE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) …

CompassData Embarks on a Mission to Survey the Summit of Denali

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 19:02
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — June 18, 2015 — CompassData, a leading provider of high-quality global ground control …

Why Physical Keyboards Haven’t Gone Out of Style on Rugged Handhelds

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 11:06
18 June 2015-Logan, UT – As most electronics manufacturers make the move away from physical keyboards and towards solely touch …

Esri's Randy Frantz Named Internet of Things Colead by TM Forum

GIS Industry News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:54
Location Technology Leader to Enhance IoT Solutions with Award-Winning GIS and Telecommunications Theory Redlands, California—June 17, …

CompassData Embarks on a Mission to Survey the Summit of Denali

GIS Industry News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 22:02
CENTENNIAL, Colorado, June 17, 2015 – CompassData, a leading provider of high-quality global ground control data and aviation geospatial …

Andrew Schuster: Senior Developer Behind the Redesigned, Interactive ENVISION5

GIS Industry News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 21:46
TORONTO, June 17, 2015 — For almost two years, a half-dozen software developers at Environics Analytics (EA) dedicated themselves to creating …

CyberCity 3D, Inc. Closes $ 1.2 Million Funding Round- Presenting 3D Streaming Maps at GEOINT in DC

GIS Industry News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 21:36
Jun 17, 2015 -- CyberCity 3D, Inc. (CC3D) announced today that it has completed its $1.2 million private financing investment round "C". The proceeds …

Intermap Technologies Introduces NEXTMap World 10™

GIS Industry News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 17:22
DENVER, June 17, 2015 — (PRNewswire) —  Intermap Technologies® (TSX:IMP), (ITMSF:BB), a leading provider of location-based …

Mapbox Raises Series B Investment to Build Full Mapping Platform

GIS Industry News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 17:21
Startup raises $52.55 million to change the future of location technology SAN FRANCISCO, June 17, 2015 — (PRNewswire) —  Mapbox …

New FAA Ruling Clears Way for Allstate to Fly Drones with Consortium

GIS Industry News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 17:21
Research exemption for Property Drone Consortium can help customers in the wake of catastrophe. NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 17, 2015 — (PRNewswire) …