Yes indeed, more google Street Views popping up… this time its London and some 25 European cities according to the Lat Long blog… Starting today you’ll be able to view 360º street level imagery for Amsterdam, London, Rotterdam, Manchester, Liverpool and several other cities in these countries — 25 cities in all!
Archives for March 19, 2009
Perhaps not a huge surprise to us but still, very cool to see this latest research from Datamonitor showing that nearly three-quarters of government agencies in Europe and North America have, or plan to implement GIS, with over half of agencies surveyed having implemented GIS in the last 12 months. According to the report `Where in the City? … “Using GIS to Manage Government Information’,from mapping crime rates, urban planning, monitoring traffic patterns, to national defense, governments are looking for ways to leverage GIS in order to make more informed management decisions and provide enhanced service to constituents. As nearly all of the information collected by governments contains a geographic element, public authorities are increasingly implementing GIS solutions to manage all that data.” See more details