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IOTA vs Ethereum

When the project was launched in August 2014  amid party and pomp, ether caused no small stir. It was tipped as Bitcoin’s surest competitor, the ultimate alticoin, the cryptocurrency of the smart economy. It was lauded as the future of smart self-executing contracts, a solution for applications that “run exactly as programmed without any possibility […]

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University of North Georgia Receives NSF Grant to Expand GIS Program

A National Science Foundation (NSF) was awarded to the University of North Georgia (UNG) to expand its GIS program. The UNG is one of the fastest growing colleges in US and is ranked as one of Georgia’s top 10 Universities, with a student population of more than 18,000 students. A $609,739 grant has been awarded on […]

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Global GIS Industry Continues to Grow

The latest, a May 2017 report from P&S Market Research, has determined that the global GIS industry will continue to grow. According to the report, the industry has seen an increased market demand of LiDAR based applications and an explosive use in spatial technologies and data. LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is a remote sensing […]

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Intel XDK Exits Apps: Is this the end of apps?

A few months ago Intel announced that its cross-platform mobile apps integrated development environment (Intel XDK IDE) will be deprecated and subsequently disabled by the end of June, (2017). Here is the message that the leading American Technology company posted on the official XDK Page: “The Intel® XDK mobile app cloud build service is deprecated […]

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Exit Bitcoin, Enter IOTA

There’s a new technological invention out there called IOTA that is too good to believe. It was developed and released in 2015 by David Sønstebø, Sergey Ivancheglo, Dominik Schiener, and Dr. Serguei Popov and quickly adopted as the backbone of Internet of Things (IoT). IOTA is mind-blowing new open-source distributed ledger that DOES NOT use […]