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Tracy Cozzens has served as managing editor of GPS World magazine since 2006. She also is editor of GPS World’s newsletters and the sister website Geospatial Solutions. She has worked in government, for non-profits, and in corporate communications, editing a variety of publications for audiences ranging from federal government contractors to teachers.

Posts by Tracy Cozzens

South Korea defense agency selects SimActive’s Correlator3D Posted on 17 Jan 2018 in the GIS News & GIS Software & Imagery & Technology & UAS/UAV categories.

The Republic of Korea Agency for Defense Development (ADD) has selected SimActive’s Correlator3D software. The agency’s use of the software will include processing UAV and satellite imagery. The transaction was facilitated through... Read more»

USGIF, Hexagon Geospatial grant software to 14 colleges Posted on 17 Jan 2018 in the GIS News & GIS Software & Technology categories.

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) has partnered with Hexagon Geospatial, a USGIF organizational member, to offer software licenses to 14 colleges and universities under USGIF’s Collegiate Accreditation Program. Hexagon... Read more»

Aerial imagery assists telecom service providers Posted on 16 Jan 2018 in the Featured Stories & GIS News & Imagery & Technology categories.

Providing high-speed internet access to businesses and residences is a highly active and expanding field. It closely involves geographic information systems (GIS) to efficiently achieve fiber to the home (FTTH)... Read more»

Avenza Maps 3.4 adds custom US National Park Service symbols Posted on 10 Jan 2018 in the Featured Stories & GIS News & Mapping & Technology categories.

Avenza Maps 3.4 for iOS and Android is now available. It contains new features and performance improvements, including the ability to add and manage new symbols to aid users in... Read more»

High-quality aerial imagery brings city added $60K; webinar shows how Posted on 09 Jan 2018 in the Featured Stories & Imagery & Technology categories.

After years of using low-resolution aerial imagery provided by the county, the City of Carmel realized it needed something better for analyzing and displaying accurate information. Read more»

SuperSurv mobile app increases RTCM 3.1 support Posted on 08 Jan 2018 in the Featured Stories & GIS News & GIS Software & GNSS/GPS & Technology categories.

Makers of mobile GIS app SuperSurv, developed by Supergeo Technologies Inc., are working to increase its GNSS positioning functionality. In recent weeks, the SuperSurv product team began to enhance SuperSurv’s NTRIP... Read more»

Topcon, Bentley Systems kick off Constructioneering Academy Posted on 22 Dec 2017 in the GIS News & GNSS/GPS & Mobile Devices & Technology categories.

Topcon Positioning Group and Bentley Systems announce the kick-off date of their collaborative Constructioneering Academy initiative. The first session is scheduled for Feb. 13, 2018, in Livermore, California. Topcon and... Read more»

A look at LocationTech open source geospatial solutions Posted on 21 Dec 2017 in the Featured Stories & GIS News & GIS Software & Technology categories.

LocationTech open source project provides core technology for geospatial big-data analytic solutions. LocationTech has released five open source projects that provide core technology used to build geospatial big data analytics solutions. A working... Read more»

Aeronyde to develop infrastructure for autonomous flying cars Posted on 20 Dec 2017 in the Featured Stories & GIS News & Technology & UAS/UAV categories.

Aeronyde has received $4.7 million in seed financing to develop its end-to-end infrastructure for self-flying vehicles. Aeronyde is an aerial systems company aimed at enabling safe autonomous urban flight. The company is... Read more»

Bentley publishes ‘Plain Language BIM’ book Posted on 20 Dec 2017 in the BIM & GIS News & Technology categories.

Plain Language BIM is now available as both a print publication and as an eBook for Kindle and iOS devices from Bentley Institute Press. Bentley Institute Press is the publisher of a broad... Read more»