Ontario city touts ‘super GIS’

Geographic information systems (GIS) are imposing applications. Designed to render a comprehensive, multilayered description of natural and built environments, GISs have found a multitude of uses over the years. But sometimes even they can

Published on: April 10th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Starbucks tries new location analytics brew

Location analytics tools collect data from smart phones, sensors and other devices to help businesses arrive at insights based on correlated information including geographical data. The method helps companies answer questions such as:

Published on: October 20th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano