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New Esri Book Teaches the Principles of Good Map Design

Cartographer Cynthia A. Brewer's new edition of Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users, published by Esri, will guide mapmakers through the process of designing visually pleasing and easily understandable maps. "This book helps you develop the graphic skills you need for mapmaking," said Brewer, a professor and head of the geography department at...
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Phase One Industrial Announces 100 Megapixel Medium Format Metric Cameras

Phase One Industrial, a developer of aerial medium format camera equipment, announced 100 MP CMOS-based medium format metric cameras available for aerial mapping and other demanding applications. The development of the Phase One iXU 1000 and the iXU-R 1000 camera systems marks a shift toward higher value for the aerial data acquisition market. These systems,...
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GeoCue announces release of LP360 2015.1

GeoCue Group announces the latest release of LP360. Available both as an add-in to ArcGIS and as a standalone 64 bit application, LP360 is the world’s most powerful and popular LIDAR extension for the Esri environment. This release (2015.1.76) includes many feature updates as well as new tools aimed at improving our users’ ability to...
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German car manufacturer selects TomTom Traffic

TomTom (TOM2) announced that German car manufacturer BMW has chosen TomTom’s award winning traffic information in Russia, New Zealand and Australia. The service is already available cross car-line as part of the “Connected Drive” offer on BMW vehicles. TomTom Traffic covers all mapped roads in 48 countries around the world and combines data from millions of...
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