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DroneDeploy releases new construction solution to put a drone on every construction site

US: DroneDeploy, a drone software company with the largest drone data platform in the world, launched its construction solution to meet the industry’s growing demand for aerial site intelligence. It includes a tool that simplifies project progress photo collection, a partnership with Uplift Data Partners — an enterprise drone pilot network — enabling construction companies to scale drone operations faster, and a new Accuracy Package designed specifically for construction professionals…(Read More)

3DR launches GCP app for site scan

US: 3DR, makers of Site Scan, the leading drone software platform for construction and engineering professionals, has announced the release of 3DR GCP, an Android app enabled by the Trimble Catalyst on-demand Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) service that makes it simpler than ever before for Site Scan users to capture and use ground control points (GCPs) on commercial drone projects. Now, instead of having to export ground control point data files and manually upload…(Read More)

EarthSense maps give homeowners insight into air pollution levels

UK: Homebuyers in the UK can for the first time access detailed information on a property’s exposure to air pollution. A partnership between EarthSense, the air quality measuring specialist, and environmental risk analyst Future Climate Info (FCI) will see air quality data included in environmental reports requested by conveyancers and solicitors during the property buying process. Derived from EarthSense’s nationwide map of air pollution, MappAir, FCI reports will now include ratings…(Read More)

FoxFury announces a trio of drone mount solutions for its Rugo Light

US: FoxFury Lighting Solutions announces new drone mounts that allow its Rugo light to be used as a drone-mounted lighting solution. Mounts are available for DJI Inspire 1 and 2, DJI Phantom 4 and 4 Pro, along with the Yuneec Typhoon H and H520 drones. The Rugo drone mounts require no tools and can be attached and removed easily. The mount also features a 360-degree rotational swivel that allows the light to be positioned at any angle. The FoxFury Rugo is the rugged go anywhere light…(Read More)

Esri joins Smart Cities New York 2018 Conference

US: Esri will join this year’s Smart Cities New York conference, to be held May 8–10. Experts from Esri will be on hand to discuss how the company’s GIS technology is poised to be at the forefront of smart cities, a revolution in civic innovation. Cities everywhere are implementing innovations like the Internet of Things (IoT) sensors, artificial intelligence, and open data hubs to bring infrastructure, public services, and culture into location-based connected networks. This transformation…(Read More)

Tech giants showing enthusiasm in Indian governments Smart City program

India: International technology giants, including Cisco, IBM, and Bosch, are exhibiting great interest to participate in establishing smart city centers or integrated command and control system under Indian governments flagship programme Smart City Mission, a senior official said today. As per the housing and urban affairs ministry official, HP and Siemens are working to set up such a centre in the city of Bhopal, while Bosch, Cisco, Efkon and Rolta are participating in the development…(Read More)

AEE’s Mach 4 To meet growing demand for UAV

US: AEE Aviation Technology has announced the introduction of its Mach 4 , a multiple payload capable commercial UAV built to provide a best-in-class experience for professionals in law enforcement, search & rescue, inspection and surveying sectors, and more.  AEE will be exhibiting Mach 4 at the premier AUVSI conference, Xponential May 1-May 3, 2018 at the Denver Convention Center AEE booth #1428. There will be an expected crowd of more than 8,500 industry leaders…(Read More)

Marketo announces collaboration with Google Cloud to drive AI innovation

US: Marketo, the leading provider of engagement marketing software and solutions, today announced it is working with Google Cloud, as part of the multiyear alliance announced last year, to create new products to empower marketers by using Artificial Intelligence (AI). Leveraging Google Cloud’s machine learning technology, Marketo is working with Google’s experts to create new offerings that improve the speed, scale and effectiveness of campaigns by enabling marketers…(Read More)

Fortress UAV announces new drone fleet services for enterprise and public safety markets

US: Fortress UAV has announced a series of new drone service offerings for enterprise and public safety markets. These services complement the successful national drone repair and maintenance business model that Fortress UAV launched in 2017. The new enterprise and public safety offerings are meant to serve the emerging needs of organizations that are using drones or drone fleets in everyday situations. Fortress UAV has launched a package of solutions for the enterprise…(Read More)

GeoSpock launches unique location intelligence platform

UK: GeoSpock – the extreme-scale, data integration company that provides analytics, builds insight, and enables predictions across space and time – has announced the launch of its Location Intelligence as a Service (LlaaS) Product Showcase. Demonstrating a variety of real-world scenarios, the Product Showcase is used to explore the potential of smart city development, online advertising and mobility through Location Intelligence (LI) analytics functionality  – including dynamic filtering…(Read More)