Ráfagas Geospatial links everyday

Nº162: calories, geocoding, syria, trekker, sublimation

  • Paper about the use of Twitter to analyse the assessment of calories at USA population http://arxiv.org/pdf/1507.05098v1.pdf

  • Easy receipt to geocode addresses using QGIS and the MMQGIS plugin http://www.gislounge.com/how-to-geocode-addresses-using-qgis/

  • Syria devastation after 4 years of conflict viewer through night pictures http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/03/12/world/middleeast/syria-civil-war-after-four-years-map.html?_r=0

  • Trekker loan program to arrive to difficult places http://www.google.com/maps/about/partners/streetview/trekker/

  • CartoDB even more easy: analyses the data you feed it in and suggests your best map http://blog.cartodb.com/one-click-mapping/