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Applications and resources for the science that is in charge of the study and the elaboration of the geographical maps.

Entrepreneurship stories. Geopois.com

In this 6th edition of Twingeo Magazine we open a section dedicated to entrepreneurship, this time it was Javier Gabás Jiménez's turn, whom Geofumadas has contacted on other occasions about the services and opportunities offered to the GEO community. Thanks to the support and drive of the GEO community, we were able to draw up our plan of ...

Master in Legal Geometries.

What to expect from the Master in Legal Geometries. Throughout history it has been determined that the real estate cadastre is the most effective tool for land management, thanks to this, thousands of spatial and physical data associated with a land are obtained. On the other hand, we have seen that recently ...

AulaGEO, the best course offer for Geo-engineering professionals

AulaGEO is a training proposal, based on the spectrum of Geo-engineering, with modular blocks in the Geospatial, Engineering and Operations sequence. The methodological design is based on "Expert Courses", focused on competencies; It means that they focus on practice, doing the tasks on practical cases, preferably a single project context and ...

Compare the size of the countries

We have been taking a look at a very interesting page, called thetruesizeof, it has been on the net for some years and in it - in a very interactive and easy way - the user can make comparisons of the surface area between one or several countries. We are sure that after using this interactive tool, you will have ...

UNIGIS WORLD FORUM, Cali 2018: GIS experiences that articulate and transform your organization

UNIGIS Latin America, the Universität Salzburg and the ICESI University, are given the tremendous luxury of developing this year, a new day of the UNIGIS WORLD FORUM event, Cali 2018: GIS experiences that articulate and transform their organization, on Friday, November 16 in ICESI University - Cementos Argos Auditorium, Cali, Colombia. Access is free. So…

The Twilight Zone

This is an interesting article by Regis Wellausen published in the MundoGEO Magazine, which reminds us of the irreversibility of those Catastro2014 declarations raised by the FIG twenty years ago, especially in relation to modeling as a replacement for traditional cartography. The positional resolution proposal to replace an aging paradigm.…

The true size of countries

thetruesize.com is an interesting site, where you can locate countries on a GoogleMaps viewer. By dragging the objects, you can see how the countries are distorted with the difference in latitude. As shown in the image, the cylindrical projection, when trying to make a projection on a plane forces the ...