Timmons Group Awarded Oregon Zoo’s Elephant Lands Application

Timmons Group Awarded @OregonZoo’s Elephant Lands Mobile Application

Richmond, VA – December 8, 2014  Timmons Group, in partnership with SRRN Games, was awarded the contract to develop an interactive mobile application for the Oregon Zoo’s new Elephant Lands habitat.  The zoo, committed to elephant advocacy, conservation and education, is home to a wide range of animals, from African lions to polar bears, and offers exhibits for numerous interests and educational purposes. [Read more…]

City of Stockton, California Streamlines Land Management with Accela Civic Platform

SAN RAMON, Calif.—Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government agencies, announced today that the City of Stockton, California, has selected the Accela Civic Platform. East of San Francisco in the farmland of California’s Central Valley, and with a population of nearly 300,000, Stockton will use Accela Land Management solutions on the Accela Civic Platform to replace a legacy system, modernizing its ability to manage land assets and engage with citizens. [Read more…]

BAE Systems Unveils Geospatial Intelligence Mobile App for Google Glass

BAE Systems Unveils Geospatial Intelligence Mobile App for Google Glass

BAE Systems today unveiled a new mobile app that can be used with Google Glass for hands-free geospatial intelligence data collection and photo reporting from anywhere in the field. The GXP Xplorer® Snap app can transform Google Glass devices, smartphones, and tablets into crowd-sourced information gathering tools capable of generating photo reports that can be shared across an organization.

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State of New Jersey Map Helps People Get to the Super Bowl

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A new interactive map on the official State of New Jersey website will help fans get to the Super Bowl at Met Life Stadium on Sunday, thanks to Esri. The State of New Jersey’s interactive Getting to the Game map, powered by Esri, shows real-time traffic, accidents, and traffic cameras for the freeways around MetLife Stadium and the greater New Jersey area. Refer to the State’s Getting to the Game site for more information and breaking news about traffic conditions and other factors that will impact travel to Super Bowl XLVIII.

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GE and ikeGPS Improve Utility Worker Efficiency with Mobile MapSight Device

ATLANTA—December 19, 2013—Improving field utility worker efficiency and building on its advanced utility asset measurement offering, GE’s Digital Energy business (NYSE: GE) has announced it is branding ikeGPS’ innovative field measurement product as MapSight. This revolutionary solution integrates laser, camera and GPS technologies, enabling utilities to quickly and accurately collect measurement and location data on any of their joint-use utility poles or field assets.

GE-Branded MapSight Device

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City of San Antonio Recognized as One of the Top Citizen-Engaged Communities in the Nation

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 17, 2013 — The City of San Antonio has been designated a Citizen-Engaged Community by the Public Technology Institute. The designation recognizes excellence in multi-channel contact centers and best practices for the use of 311 services, web portal technology, telephone systems and mobile communications infrastructure. The City was among the top 13 citizen-engaged communities in the nation for 2013-2015. [Read more…]