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Luminous Group Software to Revolutionise Fire Safety

Luminous Group, the 3D technology specialists, has launched its new RIVO software using mixed reality solutions to transform asset mapping for the oil and gas, facilities mana... (read more)

Pokémon Go switches from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap

Pokémon Go, the location-based app which has reinvented the gaming world, has recently undergone a major overhaul by switching from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap (OSM) f... (read more)

Australian Buildings Data Available Via API

PSMA Australia, provider of Australia’s authoritative location datasets, has released an Application Programming Interface (API) that will allow access to data about any... (read more)

HERE Supports Baidu with Indoor Maps

HERE Technologies, a global leader in mapping and location services, has announced that it will broaden its collaboration with Baidu to power Baidu Maps with indoor map data f... (read more)

TomTom Accelerates With New Technologies and Partnerships

TomTom has revealed new technologies for autonomous driving, with the launch of TomTom AutoStream – a game-changing map delivery service that enables vehicles... (read more)

BIM Market to Reach US$18.8bn by 2024

The value of the global building information modelling (BIM) market has been projected to reach US$18.8 billion by 2024, up from a valuation of US$3.6 billion in 2016. Th... (read more)

Bosch to Acquire Stake in HERE

Bosch, a German engineering and electronics company, are buying a 5% stake in mapping company HERE Technologies for an undisclosed price. HERE is already owned by a consortium... (read more)

Fugro’s Oil Seepage Mapping Collaboration Wins Environmental Award

Fugro has been honoured with an Environmental Leadership Award from The Maritime Alliance, a California-based non-profit organisation that promotes sustainable, science-based... (read more)

New Solution for Precise Autonomous Vehicle Localisation and Navigation

Civil Maps, a leading developer of cognition software for autonomous vehicles, has announced the availability of Fingerprint Base Map, a scalable solution for precise autonomo... (read more)

Egyptian Space and Satellite Plans Move Ahead

With a long-awaited law finally being approved by the State Council after passing through parliament, Egypt’s Space Agency is now being formed. Egypt has been developing... (read more)
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