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10 Geospatial E-books for Dummies

10 Geospatial E-books for Dummies to download

1. GIS For Dummies GIS For Dummies tells you all about mapping terminology and digital mapping, how to locate geographic features and analyze patterns such as streets and waterways, and how to generate travel directions, customer location lists, and much more with GIS. Whether you’re in charge of creating GIS applications for your business or you simply love maps, you’ll find GIS ...

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OpenDroneMap Revisited – and the Results are Impressive

OpenDroneMap Revisited – and the Results are Impressive

I had previously covered an older version of OpenDroneMap for my open source aerial mapping workflow. Just recently version 0.2 was announced and I decided to give it a try. This video demonstrates the process of setting up OpenDroneMap in a Docker container. This was done from my MacBook Pro but should work from any Docker install. The base image ...

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I hate WebGIS, but I love the wallpaper with maps

YT-walmapper

How many times have you tried to save a map to be put in the background of your desktop? web-application: http://cityplanner.it/webapp/wallmapper/ I many and I was always on duty “inspect” to remove div and additional texts! Well, then the other day I started to write a little ‘code and I managed to get one convenient and easy to use tool. ...

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8 Key trends that will influence GIS during 2017

Key trends in GIS

1. Automation of complex data processing and analysis An existing trend which has grown from strength to strength is the migration from manual data processing to a single automated process. During 2017 it’s projected that the automation of complex processing will continue to be streamlined via the use of the web-based processes, this is evident as ICHEC continue to develop ...

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Esri HoloMap

Esri HoloMap

This a video demonstration of a prototype application developed for Microsoft’s HoloLens, an augmented reality device. The application generate a holographic maps on-the-fly from ArcGIS Online imagery and elevation.

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A Working Definition of Spatial Thinking

A Working Definition of Spatial Thinking

What is spatial thinking? Why is it important? How can we teach spatial thinking throughout the curriculum? I explore these topics in this video and look forward to your thoughts.

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