Geographical Information Systems
allmapdata brings data to life for Certas Energy
Certas Energy, the UK’s largest fuel distributor to consumers and industry, reports a dramatic improvement in the ability to plot and analyse sales performance and trends visually since starting to use the Geoxploit suite from digital mapping and geospatial data specialist allmapdata from CACI
Mapmechanics consultancy provides location-based market insight into retail merger
Financial institutions are moving to take advantage of locational analysis to establish the future value of Tesco shares in light of this proposed merger.
Five reasons it's time to reconsider night-time deliveries
Here is a list of the major benefits to customers, drivers and companies the relaxation of regulation surrounding night-time deliveries could bring.
The Daily Mail - One crash a day involving cyclists and pedestrians
Original research from Mapmechanics on cycling and crashes across the UK was recently featured in an article in The Daily Mail.
Opinion: are driverless cars immoral?
As driverless technology and smart city infrastructure become more ubiquitous, ethical questions surrounding individual agency will become less relevant, as driverless vehicles will synchronise with one another and these urban features.
Uber offers free aggregated and anonymised data from hundreds of thousands online users
A new service Movement was launched, in Ubers own words “a website that uses Uber’s data to help urban planners make informed decisions about our cities”.
Retrofuturism: looking forward to the driverless car
David Cockrell discusses retrofuturism’s positive outlook on driverless cars and how we are finally beginning to live up to these lofty expectations.
The Sunday Times - Mobility scooters involved in four crashes a week
Mobility scooters were involved in four crashes a week on Britain’s roads last year and eight drivers were killed, according to new analysis of official government data of accidents involving mobility scooters since 2011.
Mapmechanics combines Geoconcept with HERE Location Platform routing module functionality
A new module created by Mapmechanics allows Geoconcept users to harness the HERE Location Platform to provide advanced routing capabilities anywhere in the world.
Where to invest? How Location Analysis can guide Event Driven strategies
Investors are increasingly looking towards new, non-traditional data sources to provide a deeper level of understanding, and guide their positions in ever changing markets.