4 Dec

Map of the Week: Boston Hot Spots

By Dane Gambrell July of 2019 was Boston’s hottest month ever recorded, with an average temperature of 78.5 degrees Fahrenheit. While temperatures continue to rise around the globe, the city of Boston also stays significantly warmer than the surrounding countryside....
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20 Nov

Company Spotlight: ACLED

By Dane Gambrell The Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project (ACLED) is a data collection, analysis, and mapping project. The project provides a free database of “conflict events”, such as military action, riots, protests, terrorist attacks, and other acts...
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9 Oct

Company Spotlight: Ecopia.AI

By Dane Gambrell Can artificial intelligence map the world? Ecopia.AI (“Ecopia”), a geospatial data and technology company based in Toronto, Ontario, thinks that the answer is a resounding “yes.” The American Geographical Society recently spoke with Co-Founder and President Jon...
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18 Sep

Map of the Week: Welikia

By Dane Gambrell What did your neighborhood look like 400 years ago? The Welikia Project helps New Yorkers to answer that question– in more detail than they may have imagined.  Welikia is an interactive map that lays the natural ecology...
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