TAG: location-based services

Bitcoin, blockchain and GIS could change the world

March 14, 2018By
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GIS, with blockchains, could play a critical role in curtailing crime and corruption, enabling us to follow the money trail wherever it goes. read more

TomTom completes move to next-generation map platform

February 8, 2016By

TomTom has completed its move to a new transactional-based mapmaking platform. The platform enables TomTom to continue delivering high-quality and up-to-date maps optimizing crowdsourced data alongside traditional mapmaking methods, in a step to bring real-time maps to customers. TomTom’s new transactional mapmaking platform improves efficiencies and minimizes the time between detecting changes in the real-world and updating the map on an end-user’s device. A change can pass... read more

Geofeedia and IDV Solutions Form Technical Partnership

March 27, 2015By

IDV Solutions, a corporation that specializes in business intelligence, physical security and risk visualization software, has formed a technical partnership with Geofeedia, producer of a cloud-based social media monitoring platform. Through the partnership, Geofeedia’s location-based social media monitoring data will now be integrated into IDV Solutions’ Visual Command Center Enterprise Risk Visualization (ERV) software. The companies say the combination of the... read more