Immersive Tour and Map Platform Receives “Vanguards of Inclusion” Designation for Commitment to Accessibility for All Users
New American Community Survey Data Will Be Available for Instant Access by ArcGIS Users
DEC. 30, 2019 — As the nation prepares to ring in the new year, the U.S. Census Bureau projects the U.S. population will be 330,222,422 on Jan. 1, 2020. This represents an increase of 1,991,085, or 0.61%, from New Year’s Day 2019. Since Census Day (April 1) 2010, the population has grown by 21,476,884 or 6.96%.
Easier accessibility promises scientific and economic benefits
Dec. 19, 2019 – Today the U.S. Census Bureau released new 5-year estimates from the 2014-2018 American Community Survey (ACS).
NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS (USA) – Caliper Corporation is pleased to announce that the Alabama Legislature has selected Maptitude for Redistricting for all of its redistricting activities this decade. Redistricting in Alabama is coordinated by the Alabama Legislature’s Reapportionment Office.
NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS (USA) – The U.S. Census Bureau has changed the way it ensures privacy for the 2020 Census. The new method is called Differential Privacy (DP). To help people assess some of the implications and unintended consequences of Differential Privacy, Caliper is providing several interactive maps for public inspection.
A New milestone towards digital transformation
Via USGS, Oct 23, 2019 – In support of ongoing efforts to provide efficient, cloud ready, open data formats, the U.S. Geological Survey National Geospatial Program is announcing plans to migrate its 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) Digital Elevation Models (DEM) to a new data delivery format called Cloud Optimized Geotiff (COG) during the first half of fiscal year 2020.
Oct 25th, 2019 – Satellite imagery company Soar has today announced it is now allowing public access to its satellites which provide near-real time imagery all across Earth at 10m resolution per pixel.