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Esri and Leica Geosystems Combine for Mobile Data Collection Posted on 22 Jul 2015 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

Esri Collector for ArcGIS, a configurable mobile app for collecting and editing data in the field, has combined with the Zeno 20, Leica Geosystems’ ultra-rugged Android-based professional-grade handheld, in a... Read more»

Double-Edged Sword: Drone Delivery Helps Clinic, but Drones Prevent Firefighting Posted on 21 Jul 2015 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

In a striking contrast, the positive and negative sides of unmanned aerial vehicles were highlighted in a single day, July 17. First, in a government-approved demonstration, drones were used to... Read more»

Live from the 2015 Esri User Conference Posted on 20 Jul 2015 in the Events & Featured Stories categories.

More than 16,000 people from 120 countries around the world are expected to converge in San Diego, Calif., this week to discuss the power of maps and applying geography at... Read more»

Royal Institute of Navigation Elects New Council Posted on 16 Jul 2015 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

A new president and council were elected at the annual meeting of the Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN), held at the Royal Geographical Society in London on July 15. The meeting, which... Read more»

Septentrio Launches GIS Software PinPoint-GIS Posted on 16 Jul 2015 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

Septentrio, a designer and manufacturer of GNSS receivers, has launched a new software suite called PinPoint-GIS, which is designed to make GIS data collection and visualization straightforward. Septentrio’s PinPoint-GIS provides several... Read more»

Map Technology Takes Center Stage in San Diego Posted on 16 Jul 2015 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

More than 16,000 people from 120 countries around the world are expected to converge in San Diego to discuss the power of maps and applying geography at the 2015 Esri... Read more»

Precise GNSS Positioning — but Compared with What? Posted on 15 Jul 2015 in the Opinions & Survey categories.

By Denis Parrot Guest Columnist, Survey Scene newsletter I recently read an article by David Doyle entitled “Why Doesn’t my Centimeter Match Your Centimeter?” (May Survey Scene), which painted an interesting portrait... Read more»

Combining the Onboard GPS Capability of Smartphones with KML Files Posted on 15 Jul 2015 in the Opinions & Survey categories.

Following is a submission to our “$100 for 300 Well-Chosen Surveyor Words” contest. To submit your own surveyor’s story, send 300 (or more) words to editor@gpsworld.com. By Jay Satalich, P.L.S. At... Read more»