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Air Traffic Control for Drones Built at Hack Reactor’s Coding School Using PostGIS & MapBox

Air Traffic Control for Drones Built at Hack Reactor’s Coding School Using PostGIS & MapBox

Software Engineers Liz Portnoy, Dennis Lin, David Raleigh & Arthur Chan built an airspace authorization service and real time drone traffic control system during their last three weeks at Hack Reactor. Drone Pass utilizes a tech stack of PostgresSQL, MapBox, Leaflet, MySQL, Bootstrap, Knex.js, Bookshelf.js, Node.js/Express.js, Angular.js, Mocha, Socket.io, QGIS and Docco. Watch them present to potential employers at a ...

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The importance of Geo-information for Natural Resources Management

The importance of Geo-information for Natural Resources Management

The sustainable management and meeting of societal needs from the green cover (biosphere) by applying and developing geo-information, earth observation and spatio-temporal analytical tools. The Department uses earth observation data and spatial information in combination with systems modeling, geo-information science (GIS) and remote sensing for the assessment, monitoring, planning and management of natural resources, for their sustainable use, development and ...

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ArcGIS 10.2 Parcel Fabric Editing (Using Control Points)

ArcGIS 10.2 Parcel Fabric Editing (Using Control Points)

In this video we discuss how to use parcel fabric control points that you obtain from a plat of survey or other documentation to adjust your parcels within the fabric. We will add the control points to the fabric, create a join with existing fabric points, and spatially adjust the fabric to match the newly created points. This action requires ...

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How Simplicity Will Save GIS

How Simplicity Will Save GIS

It’s 2015 — we have consumer robots and electric cars, private spacecraft, planet colonization projects, and the Higgs Boson is confirmed, but GIS software is still a mess. You might be able to make sense of it all if you’re a GIS specialist with an academic background, but other creative individuals — designers, developers, tinkerers of all kinds, each with ...

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Mastering ArcGIS 10 – The Union Tool

Mastering ArcGIS 10 – The Union Tool

A tutorial taken from section 10 (Feature Analysis) of our Mastering ArcGIS 10 training course. This tutorial concentrates on the Union tool from ArcGIS. The full Mastering ArcGIS 10 course has 11 sections, with 25 downloadable exercises with data for hands-on experience of using ArcGIS.

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