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Use AI to Classify and Process 3D Data

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 10:09am

Several new platforms have recently launched that aim to use AI in their point cloud professing to speed up and enhance point cloud processing and object classification.


Amateur Air Pollution Trackers Are Mapping Western Wildfire Smoke

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 4:53pm

Using thousands of PurpleAir sensors, a community of tech enthusiasts and health-conscious residents are capturing a real-time portrait of an environmental crisis.


COVID19 Location Intelligence Guides Adaptation of Voting Practices

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:58am

Several agencies, including the Maricopa County Recorders office, are using GIS to help improve voting practices while keeping COVID safety in mind.


CDC uses mobile location data to track stay at home order compliance

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 4:16pm

The CDC tracked anonymized location data from mobile devices to find that mandatory stay-at-home orders can help reduce activities associated with the spread of COVID-19.


Mapping a wildfires next move is getting easier thanks to computers

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 4:15pm

Fire-predicting software can project how a fire could spread -- while it's still burning.



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