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How to Create Compelling Story Maps

Harnessing the power of maps The widespread use of mobile devices has increased the appetite for location information. And with the¬†exponential growth in the rate of information sharing and web mapping, the world has come to a point where important decisions¬†are made with maps. Story maps are intuitive maps enriched with narrative text, images, and […]

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How to use your android phone as survey equipment.

There is a debate over what between a smartphone and a dedicated GPS unit is the better outdoor technology for activities requiring position or location. The answer to this question largely depends on how you intend to use GPS. There are cases where your smartphone will meet your needs and thereby replace a handheld GPS. […]