Here is list of all articles published during month of May 2011. If you are unable to find your required information then try using the search feature.

I am having this dream for quite some time now: to wander all around Pakistan once before getting married… And I hope to turn this dream into reality any time now. I am planning for it these days: getting things done, finishing client projects, and buying necessary stuff. It will be quite an experience. I…

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Map data at Google Maps, Google Earth and Google Maps Mobile comes from various data sources. These sources include the official map data for most of the countries that usually comes from their survey departments. Google is now replacing the purchased/hired map data with their intellectual proprietorial data coming through contributions from Google Map Maker. Since Google Map…

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We brought you series of four videos titled Geospatial Revolution that explains you that how geospatial data plays a vital role in daily life. The raid in hunt of Osama Bin Laden in first week of May brought most of the commercial satellites into motion to take the immediate captures. GeoEye’s satellite IKONOS captured the…

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Pakistan has seen extensive mapping since Google Map Maker was first launched in mid 2008. Lahore is a city that has been featured many times as an example of this rapidly successful initiative. Following video provides an overview of Lahore being mapped from 23 June 2008 to February 2009 [1]. Just in one year, Pakistan…

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We wrote about 3 episodes of Geospatial Revolution that is a public knowledge project by PennState Public Broadcasting. The fourth and final episode is here. This episode has also been divided into four chapters. – Monitoring a changing climate – Preventing Hunger – Tracking Disease – Mapping Power to the people You can watch all…

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* A milestone, all thanks to Bin Laden’s death perhaps that Google has “pre-announced” satellite imagery update for first time ever. This imagery update as expected includes the updated imagery for Abbottabad town of Pakistan that has gained attentions in recent days. This latest imagery update of Abbottabad, Pakistan is courtesy of GeoEye who released…

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