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Open Data Response to the Indonesian Flooding

Flash flooding and landslides in the easternmost province of Papua in Indonesia have displaced more than 10,000 people and killed approximately 105. Hundreds of homes, bridges, schools and other public buildings have been destroyed. Authorities have warned provincial officials of the dangers of flash floods due to deforestation. While flooding…

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Open Data Response to Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai first made landfall in Mozambique on Thursday, March 14, 2019, affecting tens of thousands of people across the country and neighboring Malawi. The Ngangu Township in Chimanimani and the Rusitu Valley communities were the hardest hit. The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs stated that the…

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AI-Driven Geospatial Solutions for Intelligent Connectivity

Key takeaways: AI is no longer fiction, but it needs ample and accurate data. As more industries evolve and adopt geospatial data products and analytics, there will be more opportunities for collaborative innovation. The telecommunications industry is at the core of intelligent connectivity; competition will be fierce for emerging IoT…

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