I’ve been having a look at the #uksnow map again this morning and watching as people report flurries or the lack of it. Not only did it start to make me feel a little festive but it reminded me about the GeoVation awards which are currently open for entries. GeoVation is the Ordnance Survey supported […]

Globe Alone

Right – I’m winding down into holiday mode so jumped on the chance to feature some guest posts. First up is Lauren Noakes on the Google Earth Enterprise for the Public Sector evemt held at Google HQ on 3 November 2009. Lauren is a cartographer with the British Geological Survey so creating maps for a […]

Maps made easy

Toward the end of last week I made an impromptu decision to get to grips with making maps. Not so much in the form of deciding to become a cartographer but more along the lines of learning the tricks behind making Google MyMaps with lots of mashed up stuff on them. And thanks to Stuart […]