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Ordnance Survey Expands as a Distributor of Third-party Government Data

Ordnance Survey (OS), Great Britain’s leading geospatial data provider, and BGS, the UK’s leading scientific earth data provider, both Geo6 members, are driving an exciting new development. It is the


EuroGeographics Announces New Additions to Open Data for 2018

February 20, 2018 – EuroGeographics has released a new version of EuroGlobalMap, its open data created from official national sources. Forty-five members of the Association for the European National Mapping, Cadastral


OGA Makes Another Set of Data Packages Openly Available for Oil and Gas Explorers

The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) is continuing to make more and more data openly available in an effort to help revitalise exploration of oil and gas in the UK


Embrace GeoJSON Format Together with SuperGIS Desktop

In recent years, as value-added services get increasingly popular in IT industry and civic engagement becomes a new trend in governance, the idea of Open Data turns out to be


Open Data: Engine for Innovation or Simply Hot Air?

Open Data: Engine for Innovation or Simply Hot Air? Karlsruhe/Berlin, 25 May 2017 | The INTERGEO conference will be hosting what promises to be an exceptionally transparent panel discussion between


Swiss Geospatial Data Now Available as Linked Data

The Swiss geoportal has started to publish geospatial data as linked data. This geoportal is harvested by the national Swiss Open Data portal, which is in turn harvested by the


EuroGeographics Enhances Open Data for 2017

February 22, 2017 – Users of EuroGeographics pan-European open data will benefit from a series of enhancements to the latest release of EuroGlobalMap. Forty-five members of the Association for the


City of Long Beach Launched GeoSpatial & Open Data Portal

Long Beach One of First Cities in U.S. to Display Open Data in Geospatial Data Format The City of Long Beach launched DataLB, the City’s new Open Data Portal on


Blue Raster Incorporates Esri Technology into DC Office of Zoning Map

Constituents Can Leverage Open Data through Mobile Devices for Easy Access to Detailed Zoning and Planning Information Redlands, California—Esri has announced that the Washington, DC, Office of Zoning (DCOZ) has released

Remote Sensing

Temporal Repetitive Mapping of Water Bodies Across India

National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), ISRO at Hyderabad monitors the status of all the water bodies in the country using satellite images and provides water spread area information on a