GIS update improves map sharing

Maptitude 2019, a major release of Caliper Corporation’s geographic information system (GIS) and mapping software, is available now. The 2019 version provides a new file structure that makes it simple to save and share maps in a single document. It now includes one of the best features of Microsoft MapPoint, the ability to share and […]

Digital tool helps secure land and resource rights

At the World Bank Land and Poverty Conference 2019, Cadasta Foundation revealed findings concerning the impact of new mobile technologies that are helping more than one million of the world’s most vulnerable people obtain rights to their land in urban slums and rural regions in 17 countries, while creating a model for addressing some of […]

SDK addresses custom drone workflows

DroneDeploy recently launched its SDK – a customisation/automation tool designed for operational efficiency. Suitable for larger enterprise-level firms as well as start-ups in sectors like energy, agriculture, and construction, the SDK platform has four modules:  UI toolkit, Datastore, Functions and Triggers , which automate even complex use cases. The UI toolkit enables customised DroneDeploy interfaces for […]

Premium satnav makes for a connected journey

TomTom’s new Go Premium is its most feature-packed, connected, and smartest navigation device. It is built with safety in mind, assists drivers throughout their journey. Besides its navigation and traffic information, it has new features like IFTTT (If This Then That) integration, which lets it connect to home devices, interact with personal digital assistants, sync […]

Updated geomarketing software with sharing functionality

GfK has released the latest version of its geomarketing software RegioGraph. It includes updated 2019 maps and purchasing power data as well as a new planning view, an improved territory lock feature as well as the new TeamConnect add-on, which gives users the ability to share project results online with colleagues. The 2019 release offers […]

Enhanced capabilities for AI, signal processing and static analysis

MathWorks introduced Release 2019a of Matlab and Simulink, which contains new products and enhancements for artificial intelligence (AI), signal processing, and static analysis, along with new capabilities and bug fixes across all products. With R2019a, MathWorks enables engineers to extend their AI skills, whether it is to develop controllers and decision-making systems using reinforcement learning, […]

Turning drone data into digital assets

DJI Terra, a new software tool that transforms drone data into digital 3D models and maps for analysis and decision making enables businesses and organisations using DJI drone technology to capture, visualise and analyse aerial images for a wide variety of applications across the public safety, construction, infrastructure, agriculture and film industries. The software allows […]

New hydrographic software for the South African Navy

Teledyne Caris will be delivering a full software solution to the South African Navy Hydrographic Office. The solution, provided through the company’s official distributor, Unique Group, includes software that will be implemented as part of a larger project to be executed by Southern African Shipyards (SAS) where a new hydrographic survey vessel is being built. […]

New platform and strategy for land rights

Cadasta Foundation has launched its new mobile technology and strategy at the World Bank Land and Poverty Conference. The first version of the platform documented and strengthened the land, property and resource rights of over one million vulnerable people living in both rural and urban communities in 17 countries. The foundation’s new strategy is to […]

New docking station for aerial sensor systems

Vexcel Imaging has released a new docking station. While offering the same performance as its predecessor, the new Docking Station v3 SATA is lighter, smaller and quieter than the previous version. For easier transportation in the field, it is now equipped with a comfortable handle. The design is inspired by the revised UltraCam sensor system […]