Publish maps and point clouds on the web – in five dimensions

On October 1st 2012, TC5D was released by the company Adtollo. A modern software that allows you to easily view and spin your maps in 3D, directly in your web browser. In addition to the three dimensions there are two more; time and relation. Adtollo develops software for mapping, design and GIS, and Topocad is …

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New Tool for CSI? Geographic Software Maps Distinctive Features Inside Bones

In a recent issue of the American Journal of Physical Anthropology, researchers describe how they used commercially available mapping software to identify features inside a human foot bone — a new way to study human skeletal variation. David Rose, a Captain in the Ohio State University Police Division and doctoral student in anthropology, began the …

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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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