Ahasanul Hoque

Ahasanul Hoque

Lives in Bangladesh
Ahasanul Hoque

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Lets do some fun using GPS !!!

January 6, 2015 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

If you’re looking for something new to do that will get you outdoors, use your smartphone and get involved in some great activities, you’ve probably considered playing some sort of GPS game. Since there are so many fun outdoor games to choose from, many of which have very similar names, it can get a little […]

ArcGIS Editor for OpenStreetMap !!!!

December 13, 2014 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

The ArcGIS Editor for OpenStreetMap is designed to help ArcGIS users to become active members in the growing community of users building an open and freely available database of geographic data. The ArcGIS Editor for OpenStreetMap allows you to use ArcGIS tools for working with OpenStreetMap data. You can install tools for ArcGIS Desktop, or […]

ArcGIS 10.3: The Next Generation GIS

December 13, 2014 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Esri recently announced the release of ArcGIS 10.3.  Brian Peterson and Robby Deming from Esri provide some insights in what the latest release of ArcGIS brings.   At version 10.3, ArcGIS continues to innovate and push the science of geography and GIS. This release includes a series of new apps and enhancements that helps people discover, make, […]

Map: Possible Oil Spill Spread In Sundarban !!!!

December 11, 2014 | Environmental Issues | by aHaSaN

This map is created to show the possible spread area of the oil spill that occurred inside Sundarban Forest on 09 Dec 2014. The bands are of each 12 km linear distance. It was assumed that with each tide, if the average tidal velocity of water is 2 km/hour the oil may spread up to […]

New query feature in OSM !!!!

December 4, 2014 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

A couple of weeks ago we mentioned a brand new feature on the OpenStreetMap.org homepage. On the right hand side we have a new “?” button which lets you query the map. On openstreetmap.org, zoom in somewhere Click the “?” button to enter query mode Click the map on something you are interested in Hover […]

How Much Should You Charge for Your Services?

November 26, 2014 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

How to price your services to attract business and make a profit ? Independent contractors (ICs) can charge for their services in a variety of ways, such as a fixed amount for an entire project, an hourly fee, or a sales commission. No matter how you bill clients, however, you first need to figure out […]

How to plan for an open city mapping project using OSM ?

November 10, 2014 | Disaster Management, Environmental Issues, GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

The World Bank recently released its extensive guide to planning an Open Cities mapping project, which was proudly co-authored by HOT.  The Open Cities Project began two years ago under the World Bank’s Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), with initial locations in Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. The aim is to promote open data ecosystems […]

Growing Geographies of OpenStreetMap

September 29, 2014 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Description This series of maps shows the location of edited content in the world’s largest collaborative mapping project: OpenStreetMap. Data The maps use OpenStreetMap data downloaded from GeoFabrik.de on December 12th, 2013. Each sub-region extract has been parsed and for each node (i.e., elements used in OpenStreetMap to represent any point feature), the coordinates, version, and last update values have […]

Earth at Night

September 10, 2014 | Environmental Issues, General Science, GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Apr 18, 2012 City Lights of the United States 2012 Nov 12, 2012 Old Night Vision Meets New Sep 24, 2012 Korea and the Yellow Sea Apr 18, 2012 City Lights of Australia, or Not Oct 13, 2012 City Lights Illuminate the Nile Mar 27, 2012 The Lights of London Sep 30, 2012 Moon Phases […]