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Witnessing the Dawn of 3D GIS and Smart Cities – Part II

posted: July 17, 2015

“Place matters, particularly for local governments,” says Mr. Abhi Nemani, the chief data officer for Los Angeles, which is famed for its enterprise or hub GIS implementation.

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Witnessing the Dawn of 3D GIS and Smart Cities: Part I

posted: June 15, 2015

Smart cities are attracting attention worldwide among the GIS community and users of GIS databases.

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Mapping Standards are Changing for the Better

posted: May 21, 2015

New mapping standards have arrived, and we know the geospatial community will love the updates.

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Footprint: Your Favorite New Law Enforcement Tool

posted: April 27, 2015

This week, Footprint debuted version 1.1 of its crime analytics and video foresnics tool for law enforcement professionals.

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Who to Trust after GME Dies

posted: March 30, 2015

Google sent shockwaves throughout the GIS community when it officially announced that support for Google Maps Engine (GME) would end on Jan. 29, 2016. Not to worry—we’ve got you covered with great alternatives.

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Planet Labs

UAS and Satellite Data: The Ultimate Geospatial Power Couple

posted: March 4, 2015

Woolpert is harmoniously combining our Planet Lab partnership and UAS expertise to produce new, game-changing geospatial technology.

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FAA Grants Woolpert Exemption to Fly Unmanned Aircraft in Ohio

posted: December 10, 2014

DAYTON, Ohio, December 10, 2014 — Woolpert, Inc., a national geospatial, infrastructure management and design firm specializing in high-tech mapping and imagery collection services, has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly its unmanned aerial system commercially in Ohio and Ship Island, Miss.

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Planet Labs at TED 2014

posted: November 19, 2014

Watch Will Marshall’s talk from this year’s TED Conference.

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An Inside Look Into My UAS Course

posted: September 30, 2014

Teaching institutions play a huge role in the creation of a better future for the geospatial industry by hosting opportunities for students and professors to exchange knowledge and produce more creative solutions.

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The Development of Crop Monitoring Tech: Part 1

posted: August 22, 2014

In collaboration with Air Force Research Labs (AFRL), the Ohio State University (OSU) and the Design Knowledge Company (TDKC), our new research project could mean overall better crop yields, a benefit to both farmers and the general public alike.

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Live from Google I/O 2014

posted: June 24, 2014

Follow Chris as he blogs from Google’s annual developer conference in San Francisco, CA.