Custom mobile map app updated

Avenza Maps 3.5, a mobile map app for offline use, has been released for iOS and Android. This update contains new features and performance improvements as well as other fixes. The Unlock Map Imports subscription tier has been renamed to Plus – the subscription still allows users to import as many of their own maps […]

Compact IR camera for industrial applications

Instrotech is offering the latest thermal imaging camera Optris PI 05M. The camera works at a spectral response of 500 to 540 nm, which is suited to applications with molten metal. Another advantage of this spectral range is the lower dependency on changing emissivities. In addition, this camera model is dedicated to all laser processing […]

Mapping software donated to GIS workshop

The GISciences Program in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) invited its community to explore the capabilities of GIS during a hands-on one-and-a-half days workshop featuring the GIS software Maptitude. The workshop was designed to introduce GIS novices to GIS technology, spatial data analytics and […]

Mobile device with smart glasses

Toshiba released its DynaEdge DE-100, a new high-performance Windows 10-based mobile edge computing device, alongside the companion Assisted Reality AR100 Viewer smart glasses. Designed to bring hands-free wearable working to the enterprise, the solutions will target industries with a focus on frontline and field-based workers, including manufacturing, logistics and maintenance. Out-of-the-box remote expert software, including […]

New UAV-based cameras and motorised lenses

Phase One Industrial launched its iXM series: an aerial camera platform with a medium-format imaging sensor. Engineered for UAV-imaging missions, the 100 MP camera is a high-productivity metric camera with a range of high-resolution lenses. It is ready for integration with a wide range of UAV platforms, including Phase One’s DJI Matrice 600 Pro solution. […]

Thermal cameras assist in early fire detection

Spontaneous combustion from biological products or other heat sources is a continual threat that needs to be monitored continuously. Apart from the environmental consequences and obvious safety risks, an outbreak of fire can be very costly. That is why it is important to have a reliable early warning system. Waste management company Jönköping Energi switched […]