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Garmin selects HERE map data and traffic for Russian PNDs

Garmin, the global market leader in Portable Navigation Devices (PNDs), has selected HERE Technologies to provide map data and traffic information for PND products it offers in Russia. The agreement means that Garmin users will benefit from high quality automotive-grade maps covering 3.7 million kilometers of roads across the country. The launch of PNDs with...

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Global Mapper LiDAR Module updated

Blue Marble Geographics announced the immediate availability of an update to the Global Mapper LiDAR Module. Released in conjunction with Global Mapper version 18.2, Blue Marble's popular GIS software, the latest edition of the Module includes support for hydro-flattening from 3D lines or polygons when creating a terrain surface; several new LiDAR scripting...

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New Book ‘Basic GIS Coordinates’

Smart phones, car navigation systems and now driverless cars are based on coordinates and coordinate systems.

'Basic GIS Coordinates' is about why coordinate systems work, and why they sometimes don’t work.

The previous editions are based on the North American Datum(NAD 83), the horizontal control datum for the United...

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ArcGIS 10.5 comes alive at the Esri UC

Attending the Esri User Conference (Esri UC) is especially important this year. With technology changing exponentially, Esri's release of ArcGIS 10.5 is a major advancement, allowing you to match the pace of GIS transformation and evolution.

Analytics and collaboration are at the heart of the ArcGIS 10.5 release. Never before have GIS...

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