Category Archives: gis

Blogging, microblogging, media, social media or… Which for your business?

TweetYou may be wondering, which would be better for me or my business.. blogging, social bookmarking, a social media focus, or ?? A darned good question, particularly as all have a purpose, a time, a place, advantages and disadvantages. So, … Continue reading

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What is the Cloud? The Cloud, Simplified

TweetEver had anyone in your family ask you “what is the cloud”? You may hum and fumble a little and fish around a little to explain it… after all, we all work in the cloud these days but when you … Continue reading

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illustreets Exemplifies the power of Open Data Enabling Anyone to Explore England

TweetYou know the scenario… you want to move to a new city and you’d like to find out where the best places are to live, however, you know nothing about the region at all. Have you been there? Well, there’s … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

TweetWell wishes to all of our friends, readers, colleagues for a very happy and safe holiday season and a Merry Christmas.  Our thoughts are also with those who are less fortunate on this day…

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A Day to Remember and Give Thanks…


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Open Source Leader, Boundless, Rolls out OpenGeo 4.0

TweetThe open source hipsters and geogeeks are being treated to a release this week as OpenGeo errrrrr Boudless has announced the availability ofOpenGeo suite 4.0.  According to teh company, this release brings new features and improvements, including component upgrades to … Continue reading

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The HP All-In-One Workstation – Portable, Powerful, and Sweet – Oh, and Affordable!

TweetSo, it may (or may not) surprise you that for the past few weeks I’ve been the happy user of a very sweet, and big, HP Z1 all in one workstation. This is courtesy of some new friends (and old … Continue reading

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PDF Maps 2.0 for iOS Takes Your Maps Outside and Offline

TweetAn update from our friends at Avenza Systems in Ontario as the crew have just today released PDF Maps 2.0 for iOS. In this latest major update, the company that has changed the way digital maps are used, especially for … Continue reading

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Happy New Year and Best Wishes From Glenn – Here’s To 2013!

TweetWelcome to my final post for 2012. In many ways the year is all a blur, it’s flown by so fast and here we are again pouring over the archives and revisiting all the stories from 2012. It was this … Continue reading

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ArcPad LaserGIS Mobile Mapping Challenge

TweetLaser Technology, Inc. Extends ArcPad LaserGIS Mobile Mapping Challenge. The recorded webcast explains how the challenge works, who is already using the technology, and the available special opportunity and discounts. It also explains how to access free training videos and … Continue reading

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Holiday Wishes and Geeky Thanksgiving Tips

TweetSince turkey is on the mind of many I’ll share a couple of fun, Thanksgiving related tips that you may find handy and fun! Ever wanted to know how to set your table to really impress? Here’s a cool visualization … Continue reading

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Thanks to All of Our Veterans…

TweetThis week-end we give thanks to all of our veterans and remember them and the sacrifice they have made… Thanks Again! (Image Source) Source: Uploaded by user via Glenn on Pinterest

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