Here's the Friday geonews in batch mode.
On the open source / open data front:
On the ESRI front:
In the miscellaneous category:
In the maps category:
I am new here but I like this blog site.I like to provide you some information about this.
Google Maps has updated the 45 degree or oblique imagery for a number
of locations in the United States. Oblique images can provide a
advantage over the traditional overhead view when presenting the area in
The cities that have been updated are:
Contra Costa County, CA
Long Beach, CA
New Orleans, LA
San Antonio, TX
St Petersburg, FL
Van Nuys, CA
I am sure you find information do you need.
Thanks for the list of cities, but that comment should really be attached to this story about the new Google oblique cities, not this one.