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xyHt Weekly News Links: 11/24/17

Topcon Agriculture announces TAP, a connected agriculture ecosystem Trimble’s 3D laser scanning and modeling offers a new way to conduct storage tank inspection in the oil and gas industry Carlson 2018 Precision 3D Topo Geospatial Data Act Save the Date for Feb. 5-7, 2018, Co-Located with ASPRS!

xyHt Weekly News Links: 9/1/17

HP Unveils HP Mars Home Planet and New Wearable HP Z VR Backpack  Icaros and Agrowing Announce Integrated Drone Multispectral Mapping Solution for Agriculture  Crowdsourced Mapping Projects Aid Post-Harvey Disaster Management  Start-up Wingtra Expands UAV Solutions to China and US Boundless Donates $100,000 to LaunchCode in Support of CoderGirl Education Program

xyHt News Links: 11/11/16

Trimble Software GNSS Receiver Provides  High-Accuracy, On-Demand Positioning-as- a-Service Lead’Air Creates an Unparalleled Multi-use “HELIDAS” Oblique Camera System for Helicopter and Fixed-wing Aircraft Caterpillar and Trimble to Expand Mining Technology Collaboration Microdrones™ partners with Delair-Tech to offer complete aerial mapping toolkit Trimble Business Center Software Adds Scanning Module, Support for Complete Third-Party Data Integration and...

Satellite Signals Steer Farmers Straight

Precision agriculture combines GPS, remote sensing, and GIS to capture large amounts of georeferenced data on spatial variations in soil types, moisture content, nutrient availability, and crop yields and then create and follow prescription maps. Until recently, it was difficult for growers to correlate soil and crop information with production techniques, so they generally treated...