Browsing All posts tagged under »digital«

Happy GIS Day!

November 18, 2015


At MarketMAPS we offer a wide range of GIS products to enhance business performance.

Maps Within Maps

November 30, 2012


People are getting creative with map making.  They are even making maps within maps!  MarketMAPS takes a look.    GPS technology has paved the way for new and innovative forms of map making.  Combining his passion for cycling, maps, and art, Baltimore-based artist Michael Wallace uses his bike like a paintbrush, creating maps and other […]

Education Maps: New Maps Help Parents Choose Schools

August 7, 2012


The new school year is quickly approaching.  Parents obviously want to know if the school they are sending their children to is the best.  Sure, there are plenty of online resources that will tell you school rankings and other statistics.  But the visual aid of a map can help you better understand where your ideal […]

Maps vs. GPS

July 31, 2012


Online maps and GPS’s may be the preferred tools for navigation, but paper maps still have their place.  While GPS devices display accurate and detailed transportation routes, physical maps provide you with choices and a bigger picture.  MarketMAPS takes a look at the pros and cons of both maps and GPS devices.    One wilderness enthusiast […]

Census Report Reveals Varying Degrees of US Internet Access

July 25, 2012


A recent report released by the US Census Bureau shows the varying degrees of internet access across the US.  Based on the 2010 Census, about 75% of homes in the US have internet access—although some states are well above (and below) that number.  MarketMAPS takes a look at the US’s internet access and how knowing […]

Flood Maps Help Prepare Citizens

July 24, 2012


All across the globe, flood maps are used to help keep citizens informed and safe.  They are also used to help assess property insurance and home value.  MarketMAPS , a leading provider of digital and physical maps, looks at how flood maps are used and what their value is to community members and home owners.  […]

Zumbox: Digitizing Mail Delivery

July 23, 2012


The world is becoming increasingly digitized; even our mail deliveries will eventually be completely digital. Zumbox has already taken a step towards this future, delivering scanned mail such as bills and letters to their users online. MarketMAPS takes a look at how Zumbox works and what they hope to accomplish. Launched in 2009, Zumbox has […]