How to Download 125 Million US Building Footprint Data

Early this year Microsoft released approximately 125 million building footprint polygon geometries in all 50 US States in GeoJSON format. This dataset containing 125,192,184 computer generated building footprints was the output of a combination of deep learning, computer vision and artificial intelligence work by Microsoft’s Bing Maps Team. The team has reportedly been been applying these techniques with […]

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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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