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Maptiks Map Analytics Demo

Posted by: Will Cadell 1 year, 7 months ago

As we all know, a demo is worth at least a thousand words. earlier this week I put together this client side demo to help our clients get the feel of the kind of things we can do with Maptiks. I wanted to share it with all our Sparkgeo friends too. Welcome to the future of web maps.

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UPDATE With CartoDB Via PostGIS

Posted by: Will Cadell in postgis cartodb mapping cartocss web development 2 years, 5 months ago

I had made the assumption that CartoDB was all about data delivery. Much like the deprecated Google Maps Engine, I had assumed CartoDB's value was really in fast data rendering and distribution.

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A Multi Season Trail Map With Mapbox & CartoDB

Posted by: Will Cadell in Cartography cartodb mapbox mapping web development cartocss technology leaflet 2 years, 5 months ago

A trail map is seemingly so simple. But, to create a really 'good' trail map we need to consider a few key things:

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CartoDB Certified Partner

Posted by: Will Cadell in news cartodb technology mapping web development consulting 2 years, 5 months ago

Today, Sparkgeo became a CartoDB certified partner.

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Scale in a time of web maps

Posted by: Will Cadell in Open Data Cartography technology web development GIS google maps consulting Data 2 years, 9 months ago

Scale has taken on a completely new meaning for me. In my training and early career, scale referred to a conversion measurement indicating a comparison between a measurement on a paper map and a measurement in the real world. The big 'thing' about GIS was that it was scale-less; you could zoom in as much as you wanted and the map changes accordingly, amazing!

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