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The Google Maps Guide to Hiking in Norway

UT.no is a complete guide to hiking in Norway. The site features hiking routes, cabins, a calendar of events and a hiking map built with the Google Maps API.As well as the usual Google Map views the map features detailed topographical map tiles.
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Boston's Buses Live on Google Maps

With TransitSpy you can follow Boston's MBTA buses live on Google Maps.Using the sidebar you can select any combination of MBTA bus routes and view in real-time the position of the buses on those routes.
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The Value of GIS

Last month the National Audit Office (NAO) shared their findings from a review of value for money delivered by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) £40 Million investment in GIS.
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Where Street View Fears to Tread

There are still quite a lot of gaps in Street View's coverage around the world.
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Fires in Arnhem Land, Australia

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Smoke drifts over the aquamarine waters off northern Australia in this true color image taken on July 30 as the winter fire season gets underway.
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Volcanic Acitivity at Krakatau

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On July 31, 2011, a wispy ash plume rose above Anak Krakatau, site of one of the largest volcanic eruptions of the 19th Century.
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Leica Geosystems Introduces Zeno GIS series Rugged Tablet Computer

Leica Geosystems Introduces Zeno GIS series Rugged Tablet Computer | Geospatial | Scoop.it
Leica Geosystems is pleased to announce a further enhancement to the Zeno GIS family – the Leica CS25, a versatile tablet computer combining a 7’’ screen, fully rugged and light-weight.
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Oxfam's Food Price Pressure Points Map

This new Google Map, created by Oxfam, shows how poor communities across the world are being hurt by high and volatile food prices.
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Heat Wave Across the United States

Heat Wave Across the United States | Geospatial | Scoop.it
This map depicts land surface temperature anomalies for July 20 to 27, 2011, in the midst of a month-long heatwave across much of the United States.
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15 Superb jQuery Google Map Plugins

15 Superb jQuery Google Map Plugins | Geospatial | Scoop.it
Here is the collection of some practicable and useful jQuery Google Map Plugins and tutorials to make your way to the Google Maps.
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7 Billion

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On July 11, 1987 the world population reached an unprecedented 5 billion, which was acknowledged with the establishment of World Population Day on that day ever since then.

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Junkculture: Geospatial Art

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Experimenting with new methods of projecting geospatial information in a three-dimensional environment, digital map artist Nikolas Schiller creates these unique kaleidoscopic maps out of public domain orthophotography.
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Augmented Crime Scene

The Augmented Crime Scene App allows you to view UK crimes that have occurred within the last month, up to 1 mile from your current location.
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GIS with Google Earth and Google Maps

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We started out showing some of the GIS capabilities in Google Maps API, which amongst other features, lets you calculate distances and angles and overlay map tiles in arbitrary projections. ...
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Different Varieties Of Golf GPS Systems

Golfing GPS devices undoubtedly are a a newcomer technology which has helped lots of golf players increase their game. These kind of GPS systems, or even global positioning systems are meant to help the golfer determine distance and also a selection of other features. Because the technological innovation is now most popular among golfers so has the actual selection of Golf GPS units at hand.
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Tropical Storm Don

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Tropical Storm Don was approaching southwestern Texas when this true-color image was taken on July 30, 2011.
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Tottenham Riot map - Google Maps

Find local businesses, view maps and get driving directions in Google Maps (Tottenham Riots - a mapped overview with images http://j.mp/rb78ON...)...
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Earsc: Center to use remote sensing for heritage site protection

The newly launched Space Technologies for Natural and Cultural Heritage (HIST) center under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), will apply space and remote sensing technologies for the observation, documentation and conservation of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

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Meet me Halfway with Google Maps

Yellow Pages in Canada has released a useful application to help two or more people find the best place to meet. To find a place to meet you need to enter your address and the address of the person you plan to meet.
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Hurricane Eugene

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Hurricane Eugene had just reached category 4 strength when this detailed photo-like image was taken on August 3, 2011.
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New Crime Mapping Software Could Help Reduce Crime

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New Crime Mapping Software Could Help Reduce Crime - A new high-tech mapping system is helping police find criminals before and after they commit a crime.

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A Blue Planet

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Maney, the publishers of the Cartographic Journal have today released their Maney Feature of the Month ‘Cartography & Surveying’ about cartography and surveying.

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