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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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How to easily download Landsat 8 imagery.

Did you know that you can now easily download Landsat 8 satellite imagery by using a user-friendly, easy-to-use browser called Libra ? Well, Libra is a powerful tool like no other, that has been developed jointly by DevelopmentSeed and Astrodigital.  Development seed is team of creative engineers dedicated to solving social problems using open source software and open […]