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Bluesky Publishes First Online 3D Maps of Isle of Man

Aerial mapping company Bluesky has signed a contract with the Isle of Man Government to resell laser scan survey data of the British Crown dependency. Located in the Irish Sea between England and Ireland, the Isle of Man is perhaps best known for the annual motorcycle sport event – the Isle of Man TT (tourist...

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Geneq Launches Handheld GPS Data Collector

Geneq has released the SXPad 800H, a feature-packed, rugged handheld GPS data collector. The SXPad 800H is specifically designed for mobile GIS users in applications ranging from water, electric and gas utilities, transportation, mining, agriculture and forestry.

The 800MHz device is designed to give users all the power needed to work with maps and large data sets in the...
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Orbit GT launches QGIS plugin for Mobile Mapping

Orbit GeoSpatial Technologies announced the launch of the Mobile Mapping plugin for QGIS.

“We’re pleased to announce that every QGIS user now has access to the vast volumes of Mobile Mapping data”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “By connecting to our Publisher, the QGIS user consumers spherical imagery and point cloud data of unlimited...
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senseFly launches eBee SQ drone

Swiss professional drone manufacturer, senseFly, expanded its portfolio with the launch of the new eBee SQ fixed-wing agricultural drone. This cutting-edge unmanned aircraft system (UAS) is built for the Parrot Sequoia multispectral camera and can cover up to 10 times more ground than small quadcopter drones.

The eBee SQ is an advanced agricultural system that takes...
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