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04/01/2020:  

Blue Marble Pizzagraphics® World Wide Pizza Projections

Blue Marble Pizzagraphics® announced the immediate support of World Wide pizza projections and transformations in Geographic Calculator® with the Pizza Conversion Tool. The new tool is a reflection of the company's tradition of customer-driven development. Like the Global Mapper Coffee Bar and GeoMeet, the Pizza Conversion Tool came from an overwhelming number of customer support requests.


03/25/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics To Launch GeoTalks Express - A Free Webinar Series

Blue Marble Geographics® is launching a free webinar series called GeoTalks Express. Modeled on the highly successful GeoTalks conference which is held annually in March, GeoTalks Express is a series of hour-long sessions focusing on particular aspects of Blue Marble geospatial technology.


03/12/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics announces partnership with Blackbeard Data, a provider of geospatial data for oil and gas companies

Blue Marble Geographics® announced today its official partnership with Blackbeard Data Services - a leading supplier of geospatial data for the oil and gas industry.


03/11/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics® releases version 21.1 of Global Mapper® and the Lidar Module® Software Development Kits

Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 21.1 of the Global Mapper and Lidar Module Software Development Kits (SDK)


02/25/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics announces speakers for the online conference GeoTalks 2020

Blue Marble Geographics® has announced five confirmed speakers for GeoTalks - the company's free online geo-conference on March 18, 2020


02/19/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics releases version 21.1 of Global Mapper and the Lidar Module

Blue Marble Geographics released version 21.1 of its all-in-one GIS software, Global Mapper, and its advanced point cloud processing add-on, the Lidar Module, today


02/06/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics awards its annual scholarship to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi student Kelsi Schwind

Blue Marble Geographics announced that it is awarding its annual scholarship to Kelsi Schwind, a student at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, for her evaluation of the impacts of Hurricane Michael in 2018


01/28/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics to open satellite office in Brunswick, Maine, to accommodate expanding software development

Blue Marble Geographics announced today the opening of a new office in Brunswick, Maine, later this year to accommodate the company's continued growth, specifically in the areas of software development and testing


01/21/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics announces partnership with COPTRZ, a UK-based commercial drone company

Blue Marble Geographics® today announced its first official partnership with a UK GIS-focused company - COPTRZ, UK Commercial Drone Experts


01/06/2020:  

Blue Marble Geographics releases webcast with MangoMap about new Global Mapper extension for online mapping

Blue Marble Geographics and MangoMap recently released a pre-recorded webcast video about the Global Mapper MangoMap Extension for online mapping.


12/20/2019:  

RSU2-based Robotics Team receives $4K sponsorship from Maine-based software company

RSU2-affiliated robotics team Delta Prime Robotics announced on Friday that it has received a $4,000 sponsorship from software company Blue Marble Geographics


12/13/2019:  

Blue Marble Geographics to introduce new academic lab for processing drone or UAV-collected imagery with live webinar in January

Blue Marble Geographics is hosting a live webinar that will introduce the addition of point cloud processing from drone or UAV-captured images to the company's free academic curriculum


11/19/2019:  

Version 21 of the Global Mapper Software Development Kit (SDK) released with the ability to generate point clouds from UAV images

The version 21 SDKs incorporate enhancements from the recent releases of the desktop versions of the software, including the addition of the LiDAR Module's photogrammetric tool - Pixels-to-Points® - for generating point clouds from drone and UAV images.


10/17/2019:  

Blue Marble attends Surveying, Mapping, and Geoinformation Technology Equipment Expo in Nanjing, China

Alongside Blue Marble's Chinese partner Beijing E-Carto Technologies, the company brought its message of affordable, reliable and easy to use GIS to a new market of local GIS companies and government officials


10/11/2019:  

Blue Marble seeks presenters for its online geo-conference GeoTalks 2020

The March 18, 2020 event is an opportunity for geospatial professionals to share their knowledge and projects with a worldwide audience


10/04/2019:  

Updated Global Mapper LiDAR Module is now available, with major additions to the Pixels-to-Points tool

The release includes numerous enhancements to the Pixels-to-Points tool for photogrammetric point cloud generation from UAV or drone images.


09/19/2019:  

Blue Marble's Knight to speak at NSRS2022 Overview & Prospectives Workshop about the coming datum change

Blue Marble will be speaking at the the gathering of geodetic science experts to discuss the upcoming modernization of the National Spatial Reference System in 2022


09/16/2019:  

Global Mapper v21 Now Available with New MangoMap Extension, Improved Labeling, and Updated Mobile App

Blue Marble Geographics has released version 21 of Global Mapper along with an upgrade to the accompanying LiDAR Module and a new version of Global Mapper Mobile for iOS and Android.


09/05/2019:  

Blue Marble Geographics Announces Partnership with MangoMap to Add Comprehensive Web Map Publishing to Global Mapper

Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce a new partnership with web map service company, MangoMap.


07/02/2019:  

GeoCalc SDK 7.5 Released with an Expanded Geodetic Database and Improved Import and Export Options

Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 7.5 of the GeoCalc Software Development Kit.


06/04/2019:  

Blue Marble Releases Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Geographic Calculator 2019 with Updates and Improvements Throughout the Application

Blue Marble Geographics has released a service pack update to its coordinate conversion and datum transformation software - Geographic Calculator 2019.


04/16/2019:  

Blue Marble's Global Mapper Mobile App Now Available through the IGAPP Store

Global Mapper Mobile is now available to U.S. government agencies through the Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program (IGAPP).



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