Category Archives: Code

Create a linear buffer tool for Digimap for Schools

I’m working on the development of a new linear buffer tool for the Digimap for Schools service. Linear buffering is a common feature in GIS applications. 200 meters buffer on a part of river clyde in Glasgow In geometrical terms such an … Continue reading

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Creating a transparent overlay map with mapbox-ios-sdk

For this blog post i have managed to capture on of EDINA’s mobile developers.  Their guest article will describe how to create transparent overlays for mobiles using mapbox-ios-sdk. I am working on a historic map overlay, where the user can … Continue reading

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Python goodies

Archaeogeek has just posted a great little blog piece for anyone interested in learning more about Python and how to use it in GIS. Archaeogeek is very much an Open Source GIS advocate so it is no surprise to see … Continue reading

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