Mapping Software shows how they have been putting together a couple of depictions of Hurricane Irene and its projected track up on Twitter recently. The video shows the process of creating the depiction.
Archive for 2011
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Satellite shadow is the number one problem for data collection teams needing high accuracy in difficult GNSS conditions. Trimble® Floodlight™ satellite shadow reduction technology is the solution— delivering dramatic improvements to accuracy and position availability when working in urban canyons and under tree canopy. This is a promotional video from Trimble about this technology:
Lauren Rosenshein demonstrates how new spatial analytics and statistical tools in ArcGIS 10.1 can turn data into understanding.
Bill Meehan, Esri utilities solutions manager, talks about the use of spatial analysis and decision making processes for utility applications. He gives an example of the layout of keys on a keyboard to illustrate how tunnel-vision hampers proper use of GIS and maps in the utility industry. It is always fun to watch Bill give presentations because he is so passionate.
Mosaic is an online peer-to-peer resource that provides an aggregate perspective into the existing set of Autodesk User Communities. The industry media, social media, AUGI, and discussion groups (just to name a few) are invaluable stores of knowledge. Mosaic aggregates these resources and connects users directly to them from one convenient web destination. For more information, visit mosaic.autodesk.com.
Here is a demonstration of an Adobe AIR application using ArcGIS 2.4 and running on a mobile Android device. The application is created by Web Map Solutions. Pretty neat!
Here is a video from the Autodesk Infrastructure team showing how to use the CAD, GIS and design data you already own and manage as part of the planning and design process.
Ola Rollén, President and CEO, commences Hexagon 2011 with a visually stunning and informative keynote address, “Turning the Pace of Change into the World’s Advantage”, which also included Hexagon Metrology President Norbert Hanke, Hexagon Geosystems President Juergen Dold, Intergraph PP&M President Gerhard Sallinger and Intergraph SG&I President John Graham.
Marissa Mayer talks about Google Map Maker and Dylan Lorimer gave a demo of Google Earth builder at the Where 2.0 2011 conference in San Francisco earlier this week. Here is the video: