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Thursday, November 13th, 2008

ComputaMaps Launches New Website

PR — ComputaMaps, a leading geodata manufacturer and supplier, today announced its new, redesigned corporate website at http://www.computamaps.com, enabling customers and prospects to more easily search for and access information on the company, its products and services.

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

REDD: Tarapoto Declaration – Peru

PR – A compromise and an action plan for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD) in Peru. We, national and regional representatives, convened in the city of Tarapoto, summoned by the Seminar Workshop on Strategies to Implement Mechanisms to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation REDD in Peru (15, 16, 17 October

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Signed, Sealed and Delivered: ERDAS Software 2009

PR – ERDAS Inc. announces that ERDAS Software 2009 media kits are now shipping to software maintenance customers and distributors. ERDAS Software 2009 includes new and updated versions of ERDAS’ products to author, manage, connect and deliver geospatial information.

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Automatic Tide & Weather Station

PR – The new NEON internet data logger is a Tidal Water Level and Weather  Recorder that sends data to your PC automatically. NEONUK by using GPRS or satellite communications.  Simply adding water quality and other sensors extends the functions of the station.

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Bluesky Takes Online Mapping to a New Level

PR – Bluesky has launched a brand new online map shop at that offers the widest range of mapping, aerial photography and other aerial survey data available online at the touch of a button. Visitors to www.bluesky-world.com can search using a postcode, place name or geographic co-ordinate, view and refine their selection before purchasing CAD

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Yotta brings Hollywood Technology to Tyneside

PR – North Tyneside Council is using some innovative technology to automatically map the areas roads, signs, traffic lights and other assets bordering the highway. The innovative automatic inventory survey performed by Yotta, the 3D mapping division of OMG plc , will capture North Tyneside’s entire 900km road network using unique vehicle-based high-resolution digital photography.

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Call for speakers at Location 09

PR – Ordnance Survey is inviting experts to speak at its annual Partner Conference – Location 09. The event attracts over 300 businesses in the geographic information market across a wide range of sectors, including navigation, banking, and insurance, land and property, and transport.

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

The House That Maps Built

PR – London-based architects, Amenity Space, have received international praise for their unique recycled building blocks made entirely out of disused maps. The Map Compression Block – which stacks Ordnance Survey maps on top of each other to create a heat efficient and strong building brick – was honoured at the San Francisco Urban Re:Vision

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Ordnance Survey Offers Support to ‘innovative’ Community Website

PR – A government-led competition, to find ground-breaking ideas for the sharing of public information, is getting a boost from Britain’s national mapping agency. Organisers of the Show Us A Better Way contest looked for entries demonstrating how government information can be made more useful and accessible to the public. The winner, a website called

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

GIS Professionals Pack Intergraph Eastern European User Conferences

PR — Geospatial software and services leader Intergraph® recently welcomed record numbers of customers and partners to its user conferences in Eastern Europe to experience the latest in Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) technology.