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eCARTO News March 2014

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

  • MapStory, a global community to organize knowledge about the world spatially and temporally – mapstory.org
  • The Power of Mapping – theatlantic.com
  • Google Maps Gallery Wants To Be The Internet’s Digital Atlas – readwrite.com
  • How open source cartography pays the bills for one company – opensource.com
  • The rise of OpenStreetMap: A quest to conquer Google’s mapping empire – thenextweb.com

Applications

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eCARTO News February 2014

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

Applications

  • Mapping out the clues to a better future with a little help from the past – smh.com.au
  • Bluesky Begins Night Time Aerial Photo Mapping Trials – amerisurv.com
  • Weather-Mapping a Brown Dwarf – skyandtelescope.com
  • How the U.S. Maps the World’s Most Disputed Territories – wired.com

Industry News

Health Mapping

Technological Advances

  • New life for old maps – abc.net.au
  • Successful Test Flight of First Professional Grade Civilian Mapping UAS – gisuser.com
  • Google reveals 3D-mapping Project Tango – 3news.co.nz

Education and Resources

Historical Cartography

  • Mapping the past: old worlds being opened up by technology – irishtimes.com
  • City maps and their evolution through history – theguardian.com
  • Tools for digital history: Google Map Engine Lite – directionsmag.com
  • Peruvian navy starts to map new maritime border – peruthisweek.com
  • Creating digital maps to help preserve cultural heritage of Russian community – phys.org

Cartographers

Opinion

Environmental Mapping & Management

  • Google makes climate data more accessible with new Google Earth tools – upi.com
  • London tree mapping exercise “has one chance to get it right”, tree officers told – hortweek.com
  • Google mapping & charitable funding combine to show deforestation – digitaljournal.com

Cartographic Research & Development

  • “MDMD Mapping Fiction” — A Swiss cartomentary – icaci.org

Cartography Products

  • Experimental map of the Dandenong Ranges – mapstart.com.au
  • Where would you live on this amazing map of the internet? – news.optuszoo.com.au
  • If all the Ice melted: National Geographic’s Interactive map on Rising Seas – geoawesomeness.com
  • Sales of geospatial 3D mapping product soar on 2013 demand – sparpointgroup.com
  • Stunning Photos Of Earth From Above Will Change Your Outlook Of The Planet – fastcoexist.com
  • Arab region: atlas of our changing environment United Nations Environment Programme – preventionweb.net

Cartography Lite

  • Reroll game devs want to map the globe using drones for survival game – wired.co.uk
  • Mapping Twitter Topic Networks: From Polarized Crowds to Community Clusters – pewinternet.org
  • Renowned Explorers mapping the world with Reus dev – shacknews.com

eCARTO News January 2014

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

Applications

Industry News

Extraterrestrial  Mapping

  • How the Gaia Galaxy-Mapping Satellite Works (Infographic) – space.com
  • These Swarming Satellites Are Mapping Earth’s Magnetic Cloak – gizmodo.com
  • Planet Labs Raises $52 Million to Map the Earth With Small Satellites – mashable.com

Alternative Mapping

Education and Resources

  • Mapline: The New Face of the Simplest Online Mapping – prurgent.com
  • Mapping project shows warped world – news24.com

Security and Cartography

  • PM’s intervention sought to stop Google from mapping defence installations – thehindu.com
  • Tracing patterns, mapping habits – thehindu.com
  • Mapping Global Conflict – blogs.cfr.org
  • Creepy Cool: Google Location History Mapping Your Every Move – babble.com

Cartographers

  • Mapping the ‘frost quakes’: Toronto woman tracking cryoseisms so ‘people don’t think they’re crazy’ – news.nationalpost.com
  • U.S. aerial mapping veteran retires after 40 years – sparpointgroup.com
  • Mapping her career – salina.com

Opinion

  • Mapping Cambodia’s distant past – phnompenhpost.com
  • There She Blew! Volcanic Evidence Of The World’s First Map – npr.org

Environmental Mapping & Management

Marine Cartography

Cartography Lite

eCARTO News December 2013

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

Applications

  • Mapping the Demise of the Dinosaurs – astrobiology.com
  • Mapping the First World War by Peter Chasseaud – review – theguardian.com
  • Video: Mapping potential profits using satellite data – producer.com
  • The Best Tools for Mapping How your Business Works – boxfreeit.com.au
  • Researchers develop simulation mapping possible pandemics using breakthrough model – slashgear.com
  • Europe’s hazardous highways: mapping the continent’s most dangerous roads – theguardian.com
  • ‘Secret’ labyrinth of tunnels under Rome mapped – foxnews.com
  • Mapping The Wealth Of U.S. ZIP Codes Shows The Haves Hiding From The Have-Nots – fastcoexist.com
  • MoD supplies troops with more up-to-date mapping services – computerworlduk.com

Industry News

  • Microsoft previews new Bing Maps app for Windows 8.1 – theverge.com
  • Google lets users create own Street View – bbc.co.uk
  • Statistics Canada : Surveying and mapping services, 2012 – 4-traders.com
  • Apple Maps’ worldview is now better than Google Maps’ – zdnet.com
  • National Geographic Sharing Its Maps With Google Maps – eweek.com
  • Apple’s 2013 Acquisitions: Maps, Videos and Data – blogs.wsj.com
  • Online Mapping: BI Tool to Watch in 2014 Topo.ly – prunderground.com
  • Google Street View makes travel easier by mapping airports and train stations – theinquirer.net
  • Apple to use PrimeSense 3D to boost indoor mapping, rather than iTV set? – techradar.com
  • MapBox Enables Amazing Custom Maps for Sites and Apps – mashable.com

Extraterrestrial  Mapping

  • Gaia is positioned for its star-mapping launch on an Arianespace Soyuz – spacedaily.com
  • Mapping Molecular Clouds Changes Astronomers Outlook On Starbirth – universetoday.com
  • Titan’s Rivers, Lakes, and Seas Mapped in Incredible Detail – wired.com
  • Satellite’s magnetic mapping mission – phys.org

Alternative Mapping

  • Mapping the Blind Spots: Developer Unearths Secret U.S. Military Bases – mashable.com
  • Do any Android tablets have a mapping system that does not need an internet connection? – telegraph.co.uk
  • When Bratton quit Muslim mapping – capitalnewyork.com
  • Mapping America’s Restless Interstate Migration Without a Map – wired.com

Education and Resources

Retail Cartography

  • Bluetooth Mapping Technology The Answer To Retail Blues – gisuser.com

Cartographers

  • How a former train driver dedicated 26 years to mapping Beijing’s hutongs – scmp.com
  • Can Blaise Agüera y Arcas End Google Maps’ Arms Race With Apple And Microsoft? – fastcompany.com

Opinion

  • Google Street View has become ‘the backbone’ of Maps – theverge.coma
  • Google’s Road Map to Global Domination – nytimes.com
  • How drivers still prefer a printed map to sat navs: 63 per cent reveal they have used traditional navigation aid in past six months – dailymail.co.uk

Environmental Mapping & Management

  • Ecologists see dangers in poor mapping of Victorian native vegetation – brisbanetimes.com.au
  • APNewsBreak: Western Governors Show Wildlife Maps – abcnews.go.com
  • Mapping disease: the development of a multidisciplinary field – blog.oup.com
  • This map shows where the Chinese coal plants that kill 257,000 a year are – qz.com
  • Mapping The Dinosaur-Killing Yucatan Peninsula Asteroid Impact Site – redorbit.com

Marine Cartography

  • Ocean mapping by UNB group leads to new Arctic ship route – cbc.ca
  • Baird: Finish Arctic mapping – thechronicleherald.ca
  • Aerial mapping begins for Florida Ship Canal route – ocala.com
  • Mapping project to unlock secrets of climate change and ancient supercontinents – phys.org
  • Proteus FZC: An In-Depth Look At Corsica (Mapping) – satnews.com
  • Suncor among 17 oil firms mapping seabed in Norwegian Arctic – business.financialpost.com
  • Canada extends Arctic territorial claim all the way to the North Pole – despite not even mapping area yet – news.nationalpost.com
  • Proteus Provides Satellite-Derived Bathymetric and Seafloor Maps for Military Exercise – amerisurv.com

Cartography Lite

  • A map of all the countries that contribute to a single jar of Nutella – qz.com
  • Mapping redheads: which country has the most? – theguardian.com
  • Magnificent maps and cartographic curiosities – blog.maptia.com

eCARTO News November 2013

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

  • Nat Geo Maps Show Big Changes Since First Atlas – news.nationalgeographic.com
  • Esri Story Map Retraces Major Locations and Events in the Life of John F. Kennedy – gisuser.com
  • A treasure trove of relief maps in UW Science Hall – isthmus.com
  • Mapping the many different Americas that make up the United States – irishtimes.com
  • Trendspotting: 6 mapping trends that are good for business – itworld.com
  • National Library of Australia’s Mapping Our World exhibition reveals much about our past – canberratimes.com.au

Applications

  • Já.is Launches 360° Street Maps In Iceland – grapevine.is
  • Mapping America’s Restless Interstate Migration Without a Map – wired.com
  • Underwater mapping gets a new dimension in Brevard – floridatoday.com
  • Geospatial data project will let almost anyone put almost anything on map – phys.org

Industry News

  • The holy trail: using Trekker, Google’s edge in the next mapping war – theverge.com
  • We go joyriding in the Google Maps-killer’s ROBO-CAR – theregister.co.uk
  • Big tech scrambles for Israeli firms – ketknbc.com
  • Mission to Map Earth’s Magnetic Field Readies for Takeoff – scientificamerican.com
  • 3D Laser Mapping Launches V-Mapper a New Mobile Mapping System – amerisurv.com
  • Saginaw-based Spicer Group buys $700,000 mobile mapping system for nationwide surveying – mlive.com
  • Google Plus iOS app updates design, adds hi-res media backups and mapping – slashgear.com
  • The Climate Mapping Tool You’ve Been Waiting For – theatlanticcities.com

Extraterrestrial Mapping

3D Mapping

Education and Resources

  • Mapping the possibilities with GIS technology – jsonline.com
  • Armed with GPS units, Highlands Community College students are mapping campus trees – tricities.com
  • Mapping Open Access, or the lack thereof – mhpbooks.com
  • PhD Study in The Hong Kong Polytechnic University with Hong Kong PhD Fellowship – polyu.edu.hk

Political, Health and Social Cartography

  • Mapping Bitcoin – bits.blogs.nytimes.com
  • Mapping the soul of the city – smh.com.au
  • Geographic information systems and logistic regression for high-resolution malaria risk mapping in a rural settlement of the southern Brazilian Amazon – 7thspace.com
  • Entrepreneur says Lassy Project App can help prevent child abduction cases – turnto23.com
  • Nkandla: new hi-res aerial imagery revealed – techcentral.co.za
  • All-island interactive census map shows north, south differences – irishtimes.com
  • Mad Cartographers – aucegypt.edu
  • Military maps to focus on natural disasters, analysis – usatoday.com
  • In the Jungle – vanityfair.com
  • Police use ‘nose telescope’ for cannabis odour mapping – telegraph.co.uk

Personal Security and Safety Mapping

On-line Mapping

Opinion

  • How drivers still prefer a printed map to sat navs: 63 per cent reveal they have used traditional navigation aid in past six months – dailymail.co.uk
  • Apple maps: how Google lost when everyone thought it had won – theguardian.com
  • Mapping Modern Britain: How Roads and Maps Have Shaped the UK – breakingtravelnews.com
  • A World Without Maps – online.wsj.com
  • Climbers suggest records wrong on top Myanmar peak – lasvegassun.com

Environmental Mapping & Management

  • Google researchers create first detailed map of global forest change – gcn.com
  • Mapping rice in the Philippines – where – irri.org
  • Mapping tree losses globally, and in Louisville – blogs.courier-journal.com
  • Mapping earthquake faults sputters in California – scpr.org
  • Sierra Leone: EPA-SL On Coastal and Marine Sensitivity Mapping Workshop – allafrica.com
  • Leyte reconstruction: MGB maps ‘no build zones’ – rappler.com
  • Mapping Whole Communities and Their Homes with Thermal Images to Reduce Heat Loss – theenergycollective.com
  • Two Young Explorers Create First Map of the Future Patagonia National Park – newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
  • On the hunt for European frog-bit – ourmidland.com

CrowdSourcing and Social Media

Technical

Art in Cartography

  • Art and the city: Mapping the roads of Karachi for the routes best travelled – tribune.com.pk
  • Iconic Australia map – redbubble.com

Scam Cartography

Cartography Lite

  • USGS Report on Thanksgiving Themed Placenames Around the United States – goldrushcam.com

 

eCARTO News October 2013

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

Applications

  • Mapping Out The Unknown With Cyborg Bug Swarms – redorbit.com
  • Mapping the ‘Time Boundaries’ of a City – theatlanticcities.com
  • Roads Kill: Mapping the Automobile’s Global Body Count – streetsblog.org
  • Climate change – Mapping the world’s most and least vulnerable areas – universityworldnews.com
  • UP team about to complete mapping of flood-prone areas – inquirer.net
  • ESA’s Earth’s gravity mapping mission ends after running out of fuel – india.com
  • Mapping the World’s Deadliest Roads – theatlanticcities.com
  • In a first, GIS mapping in polls – ekantipur.com
  • Masked Starbirth Mapped In New Milky Way Survey – universetoday.com
  • ESA’s Gaia Star-Mapping Mission Set For November Launch – redorbit.com
  • Deb Roy is mapping the TV Genome by tracking your tweets – wired.co.uk
  • Mapping aquifers: Aerial technology used to find drinking water – indiatimes.com
  • John Kitzhaber requests mapping of GMO crops, pledges to bring legislation in 2015 – oregonlive.com
  • Mapping a true icon – registerguard.com
  • Secret Cold War Sonar Tech Is Being Used to Map Underwater America – gizmodo.com
  • Mapping climate change in Google Earth – gearthblog.com
  • Mapping technique helps assess impact of urbanization on aquatic ecosystems – waterworld.com
  • Long-Sought Pattern of Ancient Light Detected – jpl.nasa.gov
  • Europe’s Gravity-Mapping GOCE Satellite Faces Big Fall from Space – space.com

Industry News

  • Global 3D Mapping and 3D Modeling Market – Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 – 2019 – sbwire.com
  • HERE Maps begins community mapping in India – overdrive.in
  • 1 Hidden Leader in the Mobile Mapping Revolution – fool.com
  • Bluesky Completes National Tree Map for England and Wales – geocomm.com
  • DeLorme lays off 10 in Yarmouth as focus shifts away from mapping – theforecaster.net
  • AAM upgrades to A3 Edge camera – spatialsource.com.au
  • XPRIZE dives into Earth’s final frontier – our oceans and their future health – theguardian.com

Archaeological and Cultural Mapping

  • Drone Mapping Lost Pyramids in the Andes – gizmodo.com
  • Mapping human activity in the last glacial maximum – sciencewa.net.au
  • New ISAW Exhibition Examines Geographic Knowledge in Ancient Greek and Roman Societies – greekreporter.com
  • Talks begin on restoration and mapping of Berkhamsted’s First World War training trenches – hemeltoday.co.uk
  • Google cameras map a walk through of Arlington National Cemetery – thereporteronline.com
  • Mapping Vietnamese sidewalk life and street vending – tech.mit.edu

3D Mapping

Education and Resources

  • The Best Free Data Mapping Tools – mediarundigital.co.uk
  • Top 10 satnavs – telegraph.co.uk
  • What’s next for GIS: The fourth dimension – gcn.com
  • From mapping to the weather – five apps to make life easier – independent.ie
  • New ‘Google Maps’ app for iPhone, iPad brings tricks, treats – examiner.com
  • Google Maps Engine Gets Free Tier And A Public Data Program To Help Governments, Other Orgs Surface Maps – techcrunch.com
  • Rwandan teens learn mapping skills with smart phones and tablet PCs – phys.org
  • Students learn digital mapping skills, target jobs – miamiherald.com
  • Place of the Year: History of the Atlas – blog.oup.com
  • Google Maps Engine Pro aids businesses in visualizing and sharing data – androidcommunity.com

Political and Social Cartography

  • Mapping America’s personalities: Scientists chart the most friendly, conventional and relaxed regions of the U.S. – dailymail.co.uk
  • Latino Population Maps Reveal Demographic Pattern Regardless Of Origin (GRAPHICS) – huffingtonpost.com
  • Mapping Mediterranean migration – bbc.co.uk
  • RTI International Web-Based Map Allows Users to See Intricate Patterns in U.S. Population – prweb.com
  • Geo-Mapping Used in Smoking Cessation Research – pddnet.com
  • Mapping the Glum Inequality of Happiness in the World – theatlanticcities.com
  • Alert: Gun Battle Ahead. A Mapping App To Navigate The Obstacles In Lebanon – fastcoexist.com
  • Suicide map reveals indigenous disaster – theaustralian.com.au
  • Mapping Out Global Slavery in 2013 – internationalpoliticalforum.com
  • Are visual crime maps necessary for campus? – dailyemerald.com

Vegetation Mapping

  • World’s first mapping of rare plants in the Americas – earthsky.org
  • A move to blend culture with maps to save vanishing forests – csmonitor.com
  • New Mapping Technology: Nova Scotia’s Powerful Ally in Protecting Valuable Forests – directionsmag.com
  • Google Street could help in the battle against invasive species – mnn.com
  • Study: Amazon Basin is home to about 16,000 tree species – cbsnews.com
  • Airborne lidar project creates national tree map for England, Wales – sparpointgroup.com
  • Laser mapping uncovers secrets of the New Forest – itv.com

Opinion

Disaster Mapping & Management

CrowdSourcing and Social Media

Tourist Mapping

Art in Cartography

Cartography Lite

  • They Love Twerking in Tunisia: Mapping the World’s Most Popular YouTube Videos – foreignpolicy.com
  • Blocky Britain: how the country was mapped in Minecraft – pcpro.co.uk
  • Mapping the Zombie Apocalypse – cablefax.com
  • Google Maps Helps Man Reunite With Long-Lost Family in Heartwarming Ad – mashable.com
  • Tire wear shown with digital mapping – nascar.com
  • Apple Maps flaw results in drivers crossing airport runway bbc.co.uk

 

eCARTO News September 2013

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

Applications

  • Mesmerising map of the London Underground plots journeys in ‘real-time’ – london24.com
  • Maps of Languages in America – slate.com
  • New project to develop satellite mapping of growing crops – farmersguardian.com
  • GIS for Real Estate” blends mapping, real estate analysis – utdmercury.com
  • Google Maps Mobile Users Can Now Get Waze Traffic Reports – eweek.com
  • This Amazing New Map Charts ‘Moments,’ Rather Than Places – theatlanticcities.com

Industry News

  • Google Maps Camera-toting teams map Fla. beaches – dailyamerican.com
  • What’s Apple’s Mapping Shopping Spree Really About? – streetfightmag.com
  • Winfield Launches New Mapping Capabilities For R7 Tool – croplife.com
  • Forget tablets. Nokia has a bigger connected gadget in mind: the car – gigaom.com
  • CityMaps Launches Official iOS App That Aims To Make Mapping Social – techcrunch.com
  • How the Financial Times has upped its mapping game – journalism.co.uk

Archaeological and Cultural Mapping

3D Mapping

  • 3-D mapping in real time, without the drift – web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2013
  • Developers take mapping indoors – globalnews.ca
  • How 3D maps can get more accurate – gcn.com
  • Barbican gets creative with 3D video projection mapping – conference-news.co.uk
  • 3D-mapping fixes woman’s heart – iol.co.za
  • Attitude Enterprises to present 3D Interactive Kinetic Mapping System – ameinfo.com
  • Tech tidbits: Artificial intelligence for electric car and 3D mapping – livemint.com
  • Norway says no way to Apple’s 3D mapping – venturebeat.com
  • 3D imaging firm captures $3.5 mil’ airborne mapping contract – sparpointgroup.com
  • 3D Laser Mapping Launches New Mobile Mapping Data Logger – amerisurv.com
  • Patent Application Titled “Three-Dimensional Mapping Using Scanning Electron Microscope Images” Published Online – hispanicbusiness.com

Education and Resources

Political and Social Cartography

  • Mapping unemployment in Oregon, county by county – oregonlive.com
  • Mapping Politics – psmag.com
  • Mapping Ithaca: Minorities Tend to Live on City’s Periphery – cornellsun.com
  • Huawei wishes Pakistan happy independence with map that gets its borders wrong – qz.com
  • Interactive Map Color-Codes Race of Every Single American – newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
  • Breaking the silence: how online mapping is tackling gender-based violence – theguardian.com

Planetary Cartography

Opinion

Environmental Mapping

CrowdSourcing and Social Media

  • USGS Needs YOU! Help Our National Mapping Efforts By Adding Your Community’s Landmarks and Buildings – directionsmag.com
  • Google Maps rival OpenStreetMap makes slick ‘iD’ editor its default map making tool – thenextweb.com
  • Uncharted territory: amateur cartographers fight to put their communities on the map – wired.co.uk
  • Crowd-mapping With Cell Phones – spectrum.ieee.org
  • “Crowd-Sourced Vision and Sensor-Surveyed Mapping” in Patent Application Approval Process – hispanicbusiness.com

Tourist Mapping

Art in Cartography

Cartography Lite

 

eCARTO News August 2013

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

Applications

Industry News

  • Expert committee to outline the future trends in digital mapping – directionsmag.com
  • United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management – ggim.un.org
  • Introducing Esri, where the world’s biggest organizations come together to build maps – gigaom.com
  • Amazon teams with Nokia, snubs Google for maps: sources – tuoitrenews.vn/business
  • Victorian Managed Insurance Authority using a GT hosted web mapping application – geomatic.com.au
  • Google Maps and Apple iPhone 5 Maps News – societyandreligion.com
  • In-Q-Tel Backs Open Source Mapping Company – informationweek.com
  • Local Government & Municipal Knowledge Base – lgam.wikidot.com

Bicycle-related Mapping

Technology

Education and Resources

  • List of GIS Mapping Software Which Is Easy On The Pocket Online Now At SoftwareReviewBoffin.Com – prweb.com
  • Crowsflight – itunes.apple.com
  • Tales from the Map Room – amazon.com

Political and Social Cartography

  • Google’s Indigenous Mapping Day called empowerment by some, violation by others – argusleader.com
  • Wealth mapping assists AusAID in targeting poor and vulnerable communities – abc.net.au
  • Why and how to add mapping to your cell phone evidence – cops2point0.com
  • A Young Entrepreneur Puts Kenya On The Map – In More Ways Than One – worldcrunch.com
  • Mapping the changing nature of employment – cordis.europa.eu
  • Mind The Gap: Mapping Life Expectancy By Subway Stop – fastcoexist.com

Opinion

  • Google Map Maker vs. OpenStreetMap: Which mapping service rules them all? – digitaltrends.com
  • Should You Have a Map in Your Dashboard? – directionsmag.com
  • Mapping out the importance of the middle ground
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  • A Lost Scottish Island, George Orwell, and the Future of Maps – theatlantic.com
  • Uncharted territory: amateur cartographers fight to put their communities on the map – wired.co.uk

Environmental Mapping

CrowdSourcing and Social Media

Indoor Mapping

Art in Cartography

Cartography Lite

 

eCARTO News July 2013

eCARTO News capture the latest cartographic news and developments from around the world. If you have any general cartography items of interest then please email them to the editor of eCARTO News.

General News

  • Mapping the People Left Behind by the Knowledge Economy – theatlanticcities.com
  • Mapping the massacres of Queensland Aboriginal society – theaustralian.com.au
  • Nokia’s Here LivingCities map visualizes traffic in five global cities including Mumbai – bgr.in
  • Dino-Era India, Australia and Antarctica Mapped – news.discovery.com

Applications

  • Mapping Sexual Assaults in Egypt – blog.foreignpolicy.com
  • Mapping Protests in Cairo – nytimes.com
  • CBN Adopts Mapping Technology To Leverage Financial Inclusion – leadership.ng
  • Interactive Gettysburg: Using Modern Mapping Tools for a New Look at the Historical Battle – theatlantic.com
  • Mapping the 11 Most Endangered Historic Places in the U.S. – curbed.com
  • CU-Boulder joins project to map stars, galaxies – dailycamera.com
  • Google goes Hawaiian: Street View to start mapping island trails – blog.sfgate.com
  • Mapping children’s chances – bbc.co.uk
  • The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative Launches Mapping Balloon – newsplex.coml
  • Mapping iPhone And Android Users In A City Reveals Wealthier Areas – cultofmac.com
  • Virtual rockfalls enter their test phase – preventionweb.net
  • Up above the fields so high – agweek.com

Company News

  • Mapping Giant Esri Adds Real-Time Traffic Information From Nokia’s Here – techcrunch.com
  • Newly Published Apple Mapping Patent Details Route Feedback System, Real-Time Accident Reporting – macrumors.com
  • Times Media to sell its stake in mapping firm – bdlive.co.za
  • Orbit GT to Release ArcGIS Mobile Mapping Solution at ESRI UC – gisuser.com
  • Esri Joined In-Location Alliance – gpsbusinessnews.com
  • Garmin HUD Release Date, Specs: New Device Connects – universityherald.com
  • Microsoft shows off 3D mapping, voice commands for Bing – news.cnet.com

Technology

  • Mapping tool can pinpoint any location in three words – www.telegraph.co.uk
  • Humanoid robot that sees and maps – nanowerk.com
  • Garmin puts Lake Winnebago on the GPS map – jsonline.com
  • Driverless cars yield to reality: It’s a long road ahead – techhive.com
  • Ancient City of Angkor Much Bigger Than Thought – livescience.com
  • Jason-1 ocean-mapping satellite is retired after 11-plus years of surveying – sciencerecorder.com
  • Topcon Announces Integrated Receiver for GIS, Mapping – amerisurv.com
  • NASA Developing Prototype Asteroid-mapping Radar at KSC – spacenews.com
  • Kinect helps researchers steer roaches to explore and map disaster sites – vision-systems.com
  • NC4 Announces Release of NC4 Street Smart(TM) 2.0 – online.wsj.com
  • Safety, environment key issues for agricultural aircraft – agrinews-pubs.com
  • Europe’s Star-mapping Gaia Satellite Finally Launch Pad-bound – spacenews.com
  • Fun today at EPFL: fast-cat robots and room mapping – genevalunch.com

Education and Resources

Political and Social Cartography

Opinion

  • Expert Advice: Cooperative Updates with Maps 2.0 – gpsworld.com
  • Esri Users Describe Change Management for Adopting Location Analytics – data-informed.com

Environmental Mapping

CrowdSourcing

Paper Maps

Art in Cartography

Cartographers

Cartography Lite

  • MAP- Revolutionary New Technology – youtube.com/
  • My Kind of Town, Stink Onions – slate.com
  • ‘Red, White and Booze’: Mapping the tipsy 50 – hlntv.com
  • Enjoy the view… 360-degree camera lets you tour city tourist spots on internet – coventrytelegraph.net
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