Posts tagged as Map

Atlas identifies digital readiness and potential for six cities

Siemens has launched a new web-based application which reveals the readiness and potential of six major cities to embrace digitalisation and develop new ways of living, working and interacting. The Atlas of Digitalization focuses on three interconnected themes (mobility, sustainability and opportunity) and assesses how the fourth industrial revolution has already augmented urban life around […]

Automatically generate highly detailed floorplans

The latest release of NavVis IndoorViewer 3D building visualisation software includes feature updates that automatically generate highly detailed, coloured floorplans based on point clouds and extend the routing function with the addition of a path drawing tool. The release also includes a new way to customise and view content and enterprise-ready security features. The web-based […]

Handheld floor mapper for AEC professionals

Faro has launched a firmware update to its ScanPlan solution to better address the workflow needs of AEC professionals. This handheld scanner was introduced to the market as a lightweight, 2D handheld mapper capture and visualise 2D floor plans. Now, with new features such as the Scan Assist, Scan Localizer and PanoCam functionalities, AEC professionals […]

Lessons from a map of southern Africa’s rivers that went viral

Can you name the river closest to where you live? Have you ever seen that river, or others near you, on a map unlike others you have seen before? We have spent a lot of time considering these questions and others related particularly to maps since a map of southern Africa’s rivers that one of […]

Spatial variation of political attitudes in the Gauteng City Region

This article is short analyses who in the Gauteng City Region agrees with this statement that “Politics is a waste of time”, and draws on responses from the GCRO’s 2017/18 Quality of Life V survey. In the build up to the national and provincial elections on 8 May 2019 there has been much public debate […]