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How Does Google Get Accurate Geoinformation for Google Maps?

Have you ever wondered how Google Maps manages to have reasonably accurate map data for so much of the world? I ran across an interesting video from Google’s I/O 2013 conference, about their Ground Truth project, which compiles and refines … Continue reading

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Geospatial API’s and Online Services

As the power of the cloud becomes more widely used throughout the geospatial industry, more and more companies are offering services, both free and paid for, that can enhance your company’s GIS capabilities. Many of these services come in the … Continue reading

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