Google Moves to Boost Africa Regional Map Developers

Google recently played host to Africa Map Developers’ conference in Lagos, with a view to understanding their challenges and to share fresh ideas that would enhance their skills and performances, while using the Google Map application tools. Google Map Developers where drawn from various African regions and were given special briefing for two days, on …

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MapSAR Website Provides Online Resources to Search and Rescue Personnel

Esri today announced the launch of a new web portal that supplies search and rescue (SAR) personnel with GIS tools, educational materials, and a virtual community for learning and sharing. “The launch of the MapSAR website is the result of a community of search and rescue personnel linked together by their use of GIS,” says …

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