Category Archives: colorado

Provo, Boulder, Fort Collins Top the Ranks in Community Well-Being Index

TweetFor the sixth consecutive year, global well-being improvement leader Healthways and world-leading management consulting firm Gallup have released their analysis of the state of well-being for communities, states and congressional districts in the United States. Americans’ perceptions on topics such as … Continue reading

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AIDSVu Maps Depict Impact of HIV in Denver Metro Area

TweetSome new mapping for the Denver Metro area from the AIDSVu project out of Emery University. AIDSVu is a compilation of online maps that display HIV prevalence data across the U.S. at the national, state and local levels, and by … Continue reading

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App Challenge Tip – GoCode Colorado

TweetHere’s an opportunity for coders, developers, mashup artists or ?? on the Front Range – enter GoCode Colorado. The Kick off event is March 19

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The Denver Broncos Colorado 14ers Google Map Honors Super Bowl Bound Broncos

TweetSome Google maps fun on the heels of the announcement by Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper that the Colorado Rockies mountains known as the 14ers (think elevation above 14,000 ft) have been temporarily, officially renamed to honor the super Bowl bound … Continue reading

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MyWaytogo Trip Planning Tool from DRCOG for Denver, Colorado Commuters

TweetA clever new trip planning tool is available to commuters in the Denver, Colorado area from DRCOG – enter Mywaytogo. The one-stop shop that allows commuters to easily and comprehensively compare their trip options and make informed choices. Users can … Continue reading

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Compass4Colorado Helps Colorado Flood stricken Areas With GeoTechnology

TweetThis our of Centennial Colorado – The Compass family of geospatial companies has established Compass4Colorado, a collaborative effort to make high-tech GIS and mapping capabilities available at no or low cost to organizations involved in the recovery activities related to … Continue reading

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Colorado Flood Data Public Information Map

TweetEsri has a fine resource to help monitor the flooding situation in Norther Colorado. The news map provides continuously updated flood data and stats from the National Weather Service and also provides users with information regarding road closures, alternative route … Continue reading

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Tech Companies and Colorado Non-Profit helps Salvage Flood Damaged photos, documents and more

TweetHere’s a clever effort by some folks and companies in the Colorado tech community to help flood victims preserve some of their precious documents and memories forever, simply by getting access to scanning and digitizing hardware and handy tools from … Continue reading

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Ways to help and donate to Colorado Flood Assistance and HelpColoradoNow

Tweet There’s no question that Colorado has been hit hard this past year or so… wildfires ravaging the landscape and now epic flooding – its tragic! Colorado and the Colorado Front Range in Particular is in many ways the heartland … Continue reading

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Colorado Flooding and How to Help

Tweet Colorado and the Colorado Front Range in Particular is in many ways the heartland of Geospatial technology in America, the corridor between Boulder and Fort Collins considered my many as “GIS Alley”. Wishes are going out to all in … Continue reading

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Hack4Colorado Sets the Bar High For Hackathons – Congrats @Hack4CO

TweetThere’s no doubt that the Colorado Geek and hacking community is second to none! The recent Hack4Colorado event that took place May 31, 2013 is a great example for anyone interested in hacking or planning a similar hackathon or hackfest… … Continue reading

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Colorado wildfires map: Black Forest fire, Royal Gorge, Big Meadows in ArcGIS.com

Tweet Some interesting data being shared by the Denver Post as they track the devastation resulting from the wildfires near Colorado Springs, Colorado. Note, a KML file is available from HERE for use in Google Earth, Google maps, ArcGIS.com and … Continue reading

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