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Happy GIS Day!

November 18, 2015

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

Where is Everybody? A Population Map of the USA

January 9, 2013

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An interactive population map was recently released on Gizmodo.com.  How do businesses, governments, and researchers use population maps?  MarketMAPS takes a look.    Brandon M Anderson is the mind behind this interactive digital map.  Using population data from the 2010 US Census, Brandon created a zoom-able map that represents each US resident with a single […]

Maps Within Maps

November 30, 2012

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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 […]

The Value of a Map

October 14, 2011

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Opportunities In Geography   Geography skills are becoming increasingly important as the world advances in technology. Years ago, a B.A. in Geography could land you a job as a teacher, but as the world continues to globalize, the opportunities for skilled geographers and cartographers are growing at an incredible rate and have expanded in various […]