Thursday, June 9, 2016

Postal Codes: Canada Post Backs Down on Crowdsourced Open Data

Very interesting...

http://www.gogeomatics.ca/magazine/postal-codes-canada-post-backs-down-on-crowdsourced-open-data.htm?utm_source=GoGeomatics+Canada+Newsletter&utm_campaign=7cc83dba88-Canadian_Spatial_Times_59_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_4512ec0c46-7cc83dba88-53818093

Friday, May 13, 2016

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

5-Star Open Data Approach

Hello Everyone,

Happy New Year!

You may find this quite interesting related to Open Data:

http://5stardata.info/en/

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

U.S. lags behind the developed world with lack of national address database

Isn't this interesting?

http://gisandscience.com/2015/11/17/u-s-lags-behind-the-developed-world-with-lack-of-national-address-database/

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Example of Public Agency Portal in UK

I wonder if our Federal or Provincial governments might have something like this one day...

http://spatialnews.geocomm.com/dailynews/2015/nov/20/news1.html

http://www.geohive.ie/

Monday, May 11, 2015

GIS Monitoring Tool

Some of you might find this a useful tool:

http://www.geopropel.com/igeoasset/

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Geospatial contributes $21 billion to the Canadian GDP

Although now a little outdated, still a good reference:

http://geospatial.blogs.com/geospatial/2015/04/geospatial-contributed-21-billion-to-the-canadian-gdp.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+typepad%2Fzeissg%2Fgeospatial+%28Between+the+Poles%29&utm_content=FeedBurner

Monday, March 23, 2015

What are the FOSS equivalents to these ArcGIS products?

Perhaps good for those with strained budgets, looking for alternative technologies and/or to run alongside ESRI?

http://gis.stackexchange.com/questions/13171/what-are-the-foss-equivalents-to-these-arcgis-products