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Mapping fast-growing informal settlements in Africa to reveal where roads and infrastructure are most needed

18 Aug - 07:02 SAST
The Million Neighborhoods Map is a visual tool that provides a comprehensive look at informal settlements across Africa, helping to identify communities most in need of roads, power, water, sanitation and other infrastructure.
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Cesium and OpenStreetMap launch global 3D building layer of more than 350 million buildings

18 Aug - 00:14 SAST
The new Cesium OpenStreetMap Buildings is a global 3D building layer of more than 350-million buildings derived entirely from OpenStreetMap (OSM).
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Mapbox Maps adds 150 million new buildings for comprehensive coverage in geographies including Tanzania and Uganda

2 Jul - 08:31 SAST
Mapbox has added more than 150 million buildings in the United States, Canada, Australia, UAE, Tanzania and Uganda to its map, a 360% increase for its building coverage.
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GeoSlam releases ZEB Horizon vehicle mount for urban mapping

1 Jul - 17:20 SAST
GeoSlam has released a new vehicle mount for its ZEB Horizon lidar scanner, allowing for rapid data collection in urban areas. The vehicle mount is available to purchase through its channel partner network.
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UltraCam Osprey 4.1 improves image quality and flight collection efficiency for city mapping and modelling

20 May - 16:43 SAST
Vexcel Imaging has announced its next generation UltraCam Osprey 4.1, a large-format aerial camera for the simultaneous collection of photogrammetric-grade nadir and oblique imagery.
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City model competition winner announced

17 Dec - 17:32 SAST
The CityGML Challenge was conducted under the Open Geospatial Consortium’s (OGC) Innovation Program, and tasked software developers to configure visualisation software tools to support the capabilities of CityGML version 3, including dynamic data feeds...
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