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Top 10 New Features in MAPublisher 9.4 for Illustrator

TweetWhat do the USGS, Bloomberg, USA Today, the United Nations, the National Park Service, the FBI and others have in common? All of these well known orgs rely on  MAPublisher software from Avenza systems to help them create and author … Continue reading

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NOAA printed maps may be replaced by the PDF

Tweet An interesting read, albeit not a huge surprise, from myfoxny that touches on the topic of NOAA doing away with printed nautical charts.  This from the article… The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Tuesday that to save money, … Continue reading

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PDF Maps 2.0 for iOS the ultimate travel companion!

TweetJust in time for getting outside this fall or fall the busy fall data collection season, PDF Maps for iOS has just rolled out a major release – this version (2.) incorporates loads of great new functionality as suggested by … Continue reading

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PDF Maps beta for Android now available from Avenza

TweetGreat news for Android fanatics and developers as Avenza Systems has rolled out their PDF Maps for Android (Beta). From the company… Avenza is pleased to announce that the PDF Maps beta for Android is now available. We have been … Continue reading

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A Resource Devoted to PDF Maps for iOS

TweetLearn all about PDF Maps, search and download map, become a PDF Maps vendor – Another fabulous resource for GeoGeeks and GeoTechs is something new from our friends at Avenza Systems. The crew has rolled out a new resource on … Continue reading

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WOW! Avenza MAPublisher 9.1 Adds Export to HTML5 web maps

TweetWhat do the City of Amsterdam, the USGS, and the City of Toronto have in common? Well, besides having awesome web sites, these are all clients and users of Avenza Systems’ MAPublisher software, a tool that enables them to author, … Continue reading

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KMZ/KML Placemarks of 2012 London Olympics for PDF Maps and Google

TweetLooking for  2012 Olympic POIs? Avenza systems, developers of PDF Maps (think mobile maps for iOS) has created and served up some downloadable placemark datasets, ideal for users of the free PDF Maps mobile mapping application. FYI, the PDF Maps … Continue reading

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Monetize Your Awesome Maps in the PDF Maps Store

TweetYou may have noticed the news today from Avenza touting the number of developers (100+) now using their online Map Store – think iTunes shop for Maps. this is an awesome  revenue generating activity that anyone who creates awesome maps … Continue reading

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Avenza PDF Maps Featured On Discovery Channel, Planet You

TweetThis awesome as our good friend and colleague Ted Florence, CEO of Avenza Systems gets some awesome air time on the Discovery Channel program Planet You. Ted shows off PDF Maps and touts the merits of working with mobile devices … Continue reading

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Avenza PDF Maps for iOS Adds KML and Dropbox Support

TweetA reminder to you iPad and iOS users out there about another fabulous and free map reader available to you, the PDF Maps application for iOS from Avenza Systems. Much more than a simple map viewer, Avenza also provides power … Continue reading

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ESRIUC Video – A Look at Geospatial PDFs for Apple iOS from Avenza

TweetA visit with Ted Florence, President of Avenza Systems Inc on the exhibition hall floor at the Esri User Conference  gives us a look at the company’s new, free app for the iOS. This is the first and only geospatial … Continue reading

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How to Video – Georeferenced PDFs in ArcGIS Desktop 9.3

TweetHere’s a useful how-to video from ESRItv showing users the new capabilities of Georeferenced PDF handling in ArcGIS Desktop 9.3. See the new capabilities of georeferenced PDFs created by ArcGIS Desktop 9.3 and Adobe Acrobat 9 – see also more … Continue reading

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