Weathering the storm with social media

Despite not feeling much like it recently, Winter is upon us and, if the weather reports are to be believed, we are in for a bit of a battering over the next 48 hours. Every council around the UK will be battening down the hatches and preparing themselves for whatever the weather can throw at…

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The future of mapping – The world according to Bing

“I’m waiting for my first pair of sunglasses with built-in GPS and a button for overlaying map data and providing navigation assistance right before my eyes. It will automatically check me into Foursquare and tweet my voice packets when I talk. It will then post it all to Facebook, which gets indexed into Bing, and…

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Smarter Government – Leicestershire Constabulary applies mapping technology to improve community safety

Leicestershire Constabulary provides a policing service to 925,000 people in Leicester and the surrounding area.  The force aims to improve public confidence in the force by ensuring that all its officers are  more keenly focused on the community safety issues that matter most to local people.  More effective use of technology enables Leicestershire Constabulary to allocate the…

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