AI accelerates local drones-for-social good solutions

Picterra and the Flying Labs from WeRobotics have announced a new collaboration. Picterra has added an AI-analytic layer to support the Flying Labs in their mission of accelerating and scaling local drones-for-social good solutions in emerging economies. Flying Labs’ members currently work on a broad and diverse range of projects, from helping farmers set property […]

Vineyard map opens doors to global regions

Developed by Consilium Technology in Adelaide, South Australia, the Geospatial Artificial Intelligence for Agriculture (GAIA) analysis algorithm scans high-resolution satellite images of Australia’s wine regions to identify where vineyards are located and how many vine rows are planted. Funded by Wine Australia, the scan replaces the old Australian Bureau of Statistics paper-based sector survey, last […]

Complete point cloud data manipulation software

YellowScan has released its new software, CloudStation, which provides a complete solution to create and manipulate point-cloud data. CloudStation is the new proprietary software developed by YellowScan to generate and visualise your point-clouds. It allows users to extract, process and display data immediately after flight acquisition. The auto-generation of flight lines and the production of […]

Benin now has an up-to-date national map

In October 2014 IGN FI was awarded a contract to carry out digital mapping of the entire country of Benin at a scale of 1:50 000. Apart from a very few exceptions, the cartography of Benin had never been updated since the country gained its independence. The project to update Benin’s national mapping is co-financed […]

Point cloud tools added to cloud service

Limon Point Clouds Tools, powerful software for visualisation and editing of lidar data and photogrammetric point clouds, are now available in GeoCloud. Limon Point Clouds Tools process billions of points, support OpenGL, DirectX and CUDA and ensure the highest speed and performance. The Limon Editor features editing of point clouds with advanced options for selection […]

Image cleaning and pre-processing services for visual databases

East View Geospatial (EVG) has a long history of working with high-resolution imagery to produce detailed elevation models for use in simulation software. The company’s in-house team of geospatial analysts are experienced in extracting and attributing features from imagery and other geospatial source data to ensure the most accurate datasets. EVG’s experience and expertise is […]

Eliminating homelessness with the help of data

Tableau Foundation and Community Solutions invested $1,3-million in software, services, and financial support to help eliminate veteran and chronic homelessness in 50 communities across the US by 2025. The partnership will help to expand the use of data and analytics in the Community Solutions’ Built for Zero programme. Powered by Tableau’s visual analytics platform, Community […]

Collaboration empowers farmers with satellite imagery

Airbus Defence and Space and The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Bayer, are collaborating to deliver frequently updated satellite imagery from Airbus to farmers through The Climate Corporation’s FieldView platform for digital agriculture. Farmers who use platform can now access high-resolution data of their fields from the Airbus SPOT 6, 7 and Pléiades satellites throughout […]

Pattern capture add-on for photo-modelling software

PhotoModeler recently released version 2019.1.0 of its software, which contains 59 improvements and fixes. The most significant new feature is the Pattern Capture Add-on for 2D template and pattern digitisation, aimed at users who work with textiles and have a need to accurately digitise large patterns. In many textile industries and industries that fabricate complex […]