Virtual Geographic Environments

Win a Copy of Virtual Geographic Environments

We have just received our copies of Virtual Geographic Environments, the book has contributions by Jack Dangermond, Mike Goodchild, Mike Batty, Hui Lin and many others (including ourselves) and provides a unique guide to the current state of play in GIS and virtual environs. The book is of note as…

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Virtual Geographic Environments Book Cover

Last week we posted on our ‘Greeble Earth‘ image as proof of concept for a book cover and by way of an update the proofs are back from the publishers as illustrated below: We have a chapter in the book entitled ‘The Renaissance of Geographic Information: Neogeography, Gaming and Second…

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Visualising Geographic Environments: City 17

Professor Ifan Shepherd of the University of Middlesex and Lestyn D Bleasdale-Shepherd of Valve presented an interesting talk at the International Conference on Developments in Visualization and Virtual Environments in Geographic Information Science at The Chinese University of Hong Kong on the use of haptic feedback devices and games and…

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Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI)

Mike Goodchild of the University of California, Santa Barbara is one of the key commentators on virtual geographic environments (VGE’s). Below is a note based summary of Mike’s presentation at the International Conference on Developments in Visualization and Virtual Environments in Geographic Information Science at The Chinese University of Hong…

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