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CARTO Locations 2018 – A New Era of GIS

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 By Chris Morabito cool things, fresh ideas

At their Locations conference in Brooklyn this year, CARTO set forth a new vision for their company and the GIS industry, as a whole. CARTO is moving away from “traditional GIS” and focusing their platform on what they call “location intelligence”. Traditionally, GIS has focused on visualization and calculation, but CARTO aims to be in […]

Accurate Navigation Coming to a Phone Near You

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 By Chris Morabito cool things, fresh ideas

At last week’s Google I/O developer festival, engineers from Google’s Android location team previewed some exciting advancements coming soon to Android mobile devices. Two technologies will significantly improve location accuracies: Wi-Fi round-trip time (RTT) will enhance indoor location accuracy and enable indoor navigation. Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) will achieve sub-meter location accuracy outdoors in […]

SmartView Connect v5.0

Saturday, January 20th, 2018 By Chris Morabito fresh ideas

Goodbye Flash, Hello OpenLayers

Recapping FOSS4G Boston 2017

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 By Chris Morabito cool things, fresh ideas

Chris Morabito recaps his week at the 2017 FOSS4G conference in Boston.