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gis

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GIS exec works to unlock hidden geographic data

The dominant maker of geographic information system software is making it easier for governments to share their own detailed mapping information.

By May. 13, 2008

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Where the Swiss Army knife gets made

Road Trip 2011: CNET visits the factory where every single Victorinox Swiss Army knife is made--and it's a visual feast.

By Jul. 12, 2011

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Job board for furloughed workers springs up online

Unfurlough.US was built in just 5 hours, and went live Thursday to help workers caught in the political crossfire of the government shutdown find some freelance gigs.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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Collaborate.org launches new platform to map the world

"We are providing worldwide geospatial infrastructure to empower people," says company CEO Kevin Montgomery.

By May. 22, 2013

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Garmin readies Android-powered Monterra outdoor GPS

The handheld Monterra's rugged and waterproof exterior protects an app-friendly, Android-powered interior.

By Jun. 24, 2013

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Mysterious puzzle game embedded in official Burning Man map

Tied to this year's Burning Man theme, 'Cargo Cult,' The Cult of the Hat tasks participants with solving puzzles and, hopefully, working with others.

By Aug. 25, 2013

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Google launches Earth Builder for the cloud

The new software is geared toward businesses and government agencies that are looking for easier and less resource-intensive ways to manage mapping functions.

By Apr. 20, 2011

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Google Maps, Tele Atlas expand partnership

Mapping company gets access to Google users' annotations in exchange for providing data to Google Maps, Google Earth, and other divisions.

By Jun. 30, 2008

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Utilities Updates: OnyX 1.7.3; FileXaminer 2.5.7; Bookdog 3.10; iPhoto Library Manager 3.2.2; more

Utilities Updates: OnyX 1.7.3; FileXaminer 2.5.7; Bookdog 3.10; iPhoto Library Manager 3.2.2; more

By Aug. 23, 2006

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The Pentagon's push for wearable power

The Defense Department wants a few good inventors to devise a prototype system that can power a standard soldier's equipment for 96 hours.

By Jul. 9, 2007