WebMapping

Leaflet, WebGL and the Future of Web Mapping

Leaflet, WebGL and the Future of Web Mapping

Used by thousands of developers for online interactive maps, Leaflet may be the most popular FOSS4G library ever created. But with exciting new trends like WebGL and client-side vector maps, and new mapping libraries providing functionality similar to Leaflet, some people believe that its days are numbered. But is Leaflet really going away anytime soon? Can it live in harmony ...

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Real-time Satellites in Google Earth

Real-time Satellites in Google Earth

This video shows real-time positions of 13,000 satellites around the Earth in Google Earth. The positions come from a government-sponsored database which shows all satellites. You get the idea that our near-earth space is getting kind of cluttered don’t you? See it yourself at: http://gearthblog.com/satellites.html

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