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Disaster management with InaSAFE 2.0

An updated version of the Free and Open Source Software InaSAFE 2.0 was developed and released by Indonesia’s National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) and the Australian Government along with the contribution of the World Bank-GFDRR. InaSAFE 2.0 works as a plugin for QGIS and the new version includes the ability to work with road data, e.g., downloading roads maps directly from OpenStreetMap (OSM). According to Dr Syamsul Maarif, the Head of Indonesia’s National Disaster Management Agency, the software enables production of realistic natural hazard impact scenarios, by incorporating a range of natural hazard information, such as earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunami...

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GIS Software Updates 2012-17

With Google Street View you can explore the Jerusalem’s Old City streets – After Poland Google Street View also comes to Ukraine, the other host of the EURO 2012. Visit Kyiv – You can also explore the historical center of Lviv, another UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city dates back to the 14th century and features the Ploshcha Rynok central square. – The Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theatre is also now available, where artists like Tchaikovsky, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Enrico Caruso, Feodor Chaliapin performed. – And Freedom Square in Kharkiv is the largest square in Eastern Europe and is...

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GIS Software Updates 2012-13

Version 3.0 Prerelease of the ArcGIS API and Viewer for Flex are now available – LINK OpenLayers 2.12rc1 just pushed, with native UTFGrid support – LINK Esri OSM editor 2.0 (server based) was released this week – LINK High-resolution updates to the ArcGIS Online World Imagery map cover Seoul, Abu Dhabi, & more – LINK gvSIG 1.11 portable 1.0 releashed this week – LINK MapsMarker updated and this week. v2.2 is available with new map options for greater usability, updated Italian translation, TinyMCE bugfix – LINK ArcGIS API for JavaScript Version 2.8 Released – LINK And now the articles...

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Updates 2012-12

OpenGeo Suite 2.4.5 – LINK Google Earth 6.2 for mobile – LINK, Find it in Google Play PostGIS 2.0.0 64-bit for Windows beta out – LINK One week after the v2.0, Maps Marker v2.1 is available Google Maps traffic conditions avaliable in Norway, New Zealand, and Hong Kong – LINK New version of our MapBox for iPad app out today – 1.8.1, a point release. Expect another soon for the new iPad – LINK New Google Earth Imagery for the following cities and areas – LINK – India: Mumbai – Iraq: Baghdad, Kirkuk – Ireland: Northern coastline – Japan:...

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Updates 2012-11

In here we will inform you for updates in GIS softwares, online GIS services and more. – From OSGeo we have lately two major updates. Of cource the lights stole the new OSGeoLive 5.5. But we can not forget the PROJ 4.8.0, which released just today. – The popular WordPress plugin MapsMarker reached in his 2.0 release. – In the latest days of February, here in GISTimes we make a presentation of oldmapsonline.org (LINK). Now 1,596 new maps and images added to the Map Collection. – Blue Marble Releases Desktop 2.4 with Powerful New Seismic Survey Conversion Tool –...

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