Digital Geography has changed the face of geography. The presentation was part of the lecture delivered to a group of University students highlighting the uses of geography in commercial and business world.
“Digital geography has enabled people to think about geography in abstract ways using databases and visualization” - Jack Dangermond
Usages of Digital Mapping Change Detection: Mapping, quantifying & analysing spatio-temporal changes in agriculture, forest, urban, climate etc. Network Analysis – Routing, vehicle tracking Proximity Analysis – Dumping Grounds, Dealership locations Exploration – The Valley of Khans Project
The Valley of Khans A nondestructive archaeological survey utilizing digital tools from a variety of disciplines, including digitalimagery, computer vision, nondestructive surveying, and on-site digital archaeology. The goal is to identify archaeological sites without disturbing them–in the area of Mongolias most sacred heritage–Genghis Khans homeland.
My brush with Geography past two decades… 2004 2010 1998 2000 GIS Mapping Mobile Maps & 1991 JPG Maps Interactive Flash Geo referenced Apps PCX Maps Raster map Maps vector maps for Highly interactiveDelivered in 5”1/4 images for Vector maps with data and delivered floppy disk websites interactive data representation & through mobile analysis devices. Expanding mediums, Changing Horizons
One to many GIS Analysis likeWeb publishing through proximity analysis,MapServer/Image Maps network analysis Central GIS Database Maps for mobile Publication of Atlases, applications tourist maps
Online Mapping MapsofIndia.com & MapsofWorld.com are thematic map portals. Maps published online for free/paid usage in JPG files. Interactive education map tools like IKAAILand Information Mapping for events like elections, epidemics
E-commerce Online map store selling published map products from publishers world-wide North America – National Geographic, Replogle Europe – Gardners Australia – Hema Maps India – SatNav Technologies
Mobile Apps World Altas for iPads My Quiz for iPads/iPhone & Androids City Guides for iPhones/iPads – Bangkok, Manhattan