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Software to display, search, or otherwise process geographical maps

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Converting a city street map into a graph (2D array) for graph traversal/navigation

I'm giving a lecture on graph theory (specifically graph traversals) and I'd like to display my city as a directed graph. I'd like output to be a 2D array in python so I can show how graph traversal ...
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Travelling Salesman Problem solver?

I am looking for an open-source Travelling Salesman Problem solver that can do at least what Optimap was able to do: bulk import a list of ≥500 addresses/coordinates (one per line) compute the ...
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Mapping Server Recommendation (Arcgis/Geoserver etc)

My team is building a web application that will run in the browser and display maps, using either Cesium or Openlayers. It will display the map, some moving entities in it and will allow the user to ...
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Any good tpk\tpkx file converters?

I would like to know if good, paineless, tpk/tpkx to any other tile format exists. For example, converting to shapefiles etc. Thank you
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Displaying a map on the web from a .tpkx file

I am tasked with developing a web app for a client, which will include a map component. The client will supply the maps in a .tpkx file format. What is the correct way to display the maps through ...
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Offline map to nearby cell towers

How can view a map of cell towers near to me (to get access to data when I don't have cell reception)? I work a lot while traveling. Many cafes and coworking spaces don't have the best reception at ...
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GeoJSON drawing in dimensions

I am looking for something like the well-known online GeoSJON editors, but something that takes dimensions as input. So for instance, I want to draw a polygon on a map that is 8 meters in width and 6 ...
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Android application that can keep track of where I am located + can replay it on a map

I am looking for an Android application that can keep track of where I am located when I'm driving or walking, and then can replay the path on a map in real-time (e.g., if I drove for 1h, show the ...
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Data visualization libraries in maps

I am working on a web app to visualize climate data. I am using Leaflet as my map engine, and although I have player around with some plugins, I didn't find any that could provide the kind of ...
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Android app or webapp that can display .geojson data (or data converted from .geojson) offline

I've recently found an annotated map that I was looking for for a long time - a full list of Moscow's night bus routes with each and every stop: https://moscowcitymap.ru/night-routes/. Looking at page ...
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Is there an observable maps Java library/framework?

I was wondering if there is a Java framework/library providing out-of-the-box functionality for observable collections (mainly maps)? For example, a subscriber to a map would receive - in case of ...
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Plotting IP-based or chat-based locations on a map, in real-time (Zoom conference)

I will be organising a Zoom event with around 300 participants distributed across several continents. As an ice-breaker, I'd like to start by asking everyone to type in the chat where they are joining ...
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An Android+WearOS navigation app without step by step directions

I currently use Google Maps for walking to a destination in a city. The only thing I want the app to do is to show me the bearing to my destination, like a compass except my destination is the North. ...
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npm / react library for displaying a floorplan image with custom Components (raster/bitmap)

I need to create a component that will let the user upload an image (non-vector) of their facilities floor plan/s and have the user add where different devices are on the floorplan (so technicians can ...
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Visual Search for Objects or Patterns within Map Service (e. g. Google Maps)

Story: I started to be interested in old transformer towers, last year. Unfortunately, there is no public map where all towers are listed in Germany. Therefore, I used Google Maps and manually ...
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Create a report that tracks changes on a web page

PROBLEM I live in Lausanne, Switzerland, and I would like to buy a home in the next years or so. The market is so hot that as soon as a new home is on the market it gets sold in days. Hence I would ...
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Map implementation with definable grid space and zoom function

I want to map geojson data to a coordinate grid, but I am not sure which js library suits my needs best, considering that my coordinates are outside the typical boundaries of e.g. leaflet map (e.g. [...
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Software to visualise sea level rise impact at a given location

I'm looking for software that I could use to look at an address and project how it could be impacted by various seal level rise scenarios. e.g. Would a 15 to 20 cm rise impact various seaside areas ...
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Real time dynamic map software

I want to develop a real time dynamic map. I have geopositioned alerts, geopositioned data and I would like to show these inputs on a 3D map with drawn building outline (i.e. not the ones from Google ...
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Where to get detailed 3D world maps?

We're looking for detailed, accurate 3D maps such as the one pictured from this video. Screenshot for reference: I've looked at the following so far, but couldn't find anything that fits what we need:...
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GIS 3D Visualisation options

Looking to specifically map new planting schemes for forestry and currently use QGIS (Qgis2threejs) for this, but finding it struggles with the larger scale planting schemes. Does anyone know of ...
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Open source High Definition maps Software Recommendations

I donot seem to find a good open source software that I can use for High definition maps testing that can read raster, vector, sensor data. Is there any potential open source softwares or APIs for HD ...
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Recording GPS coordinates in Windows using USB GPS antenna

I'm looking for a Free/Open-Source program for recording GPS coordinates from an external GPS antenna plugged into a laptop via USB and display them on a map in real-time. Must be able to work offline ...
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Software for map projection conversion

I have made some rectangle/cylindrical maps of globes and I am looking to find a software that will allow me to convert that rectangle to one of the major map projection types like the Robinson ...
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API/Service that finds an optimal route for a given list of coordinates and start/end point

There is a source US address/coordinates SOURCE and a bunch of US addresses/coords WAIPOINTS that need to be visited. I want to get a list of WAIPOINTS sorted in a way that it creates a shortest ...
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Field Service Management Solution (FSM) for very individual business requirements

For our customer service department, I'm looking for a field service management solution, which can be individually adapted to our dedicated business processes and requirements (and they are really ...
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Take my Google Maps timeline data as input, and output a map showing where I've been + all the paths I've taken

I'm looking for a program or web service that can take my Google Maps timeline data as input, and output a map showing where I've been + all the paths I've taken. Any license, OS or price is fine. E.g....
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Calculate distance to nearest train station

When researching property, I would like to know how far from a train station they are, as the distance could be a deal-breaker. The real estate websites I use only have a basic map, therefore I have ...
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Residential topographic mapping with smartphone

I want to take measurements to create a topographic map of an acre of land for residential building design. This requires height measurements to be taken over a grid on the order of every two meters. ...
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Seeking software to allow users to draw spatial polygons

I am looking for a free (or low-cost) GIS-based software that allows users to draw spatial polygons using Google Earth as a background so they can draw a feature that is as precise as possible. A ...
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Seeking frameworks for creating Android application with custom map for offline GIS work

I need to create an Android application for offline work with a custom map that would be able to display raster and vector layers using data from local device storage. Also features to draw, edit, ...
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Library for displaying a territory/servicing area on a map

I manage a website for a client whose area of business covers a section of the Midwest US. I created a "territory map" (not sure if there's a better term for it) as a PNG image several years ...
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Tool to create an interactive fantasy map

I have an image, which is a custom map for a fantasy world, and would like to be able to create a zoomable, interactive map with that image as the base, and the ability to add markers on the map. ...
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Bike navigation app with voice instructions

Because Google Maps often lags a lot and sometimes just hangs completely or crashes, I've been trying to get away from it (and over-reliance on Google isn't good anyway). But finding a good ...
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Sygic SDK or HERE SDK for Navigation App

Sygic Maps SDK vs HERE SDK for Mobile Development We are interested in developing a highly functional navigation app for Android and iOS. While looking into SDKs, we came across Sygic and HERE. Both ...
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Alternative to Plotly and Google Maps for Angular app

I need to draw several arrows on a satellite view map in a Angular application I'm developing. We use plotly throughout the app however I have the issue that the traces rendering becomes unacceptably ...
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Is there a software to make old style maps for books?

I'm looking for a software which can help me create similar maps as shown in the picture below. I want to make similar maps for a book. I want to know how maps in this layout/style are created?
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Custom Map making tools (Mapbox vs Scribblemaps or alternatives)

I noticed there is one similar questions to this (I provided an answer based upon what I know already). I am looking for recommendations for web map customization software, specifically comparing ...
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What service/software should I use for creating personal maps (for sharing) online?

I am looking for a software/service that would allow me to use a base map (either from Google or OSM), and to append my own layers on top of this. I know of the following options: Google My Maps: ...
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Any free distance APIs out there?

I am looking for an alternative to the Google Maps Distance calculator API. I have seen a number of options, and all seem to require payment. I am not even sure I would be running this API very ...
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Choosing WebGIS full stack architecture

I need to build a WebGIS service. I work in Linux platforms with open-source software. I have some experience of GIS now (PostGIS, QGIS), but GIS web publishing is new to me, although I have some ...
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Open-source city cartography tool (GIS software)

I am looking for a software product to run on a PC with either Windows or Linux and that is preferably free or open-source. I need to be able to draw roads, buildings, parks (and other green areas) ...
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Mapping/trip planning software

I'm looking for software that would allow me to plan my trips. It should allow me to: add list of points I want to visit and allow: adding notes to the points putting them in folder structure color ...
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Recommended web UI component for geoplotting in browser?

I am looking for a backend-independent UI component which allows drawing and plotting simple maps and some overlay information like dots. It should up-to-date (= work with recent major browsers, ...
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Map program, google earth plugin so

i will display my data on a Map and color specific some countries (own filter, and i will show my own flight data and route data like: https://www.checkfelix.com/explore/VIE-anywhere I found ...
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App/Website to make maps

I want to take a map of the earth, and put three overlays on top: ie an overlay of all forests in green, an overlay of all waterfalls in blue, and an overlay of all deserts in yellow. So, in the end, ...
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API for driving directions given two coordinates

I'm looking to simply find driving time (and distance) between two sets of coordinates. I don't know much about openmaps, but was wondering if I can host a server that allows me to quickly get driving ...
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Collaboratively annotate an image

I'm looking for a service that would allow me to upload a large map and allow several people to mark certain locations on it. Would be nice if I could categorize the markers and only view certain ...
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Technology to display a 3D Map like Google Maps

I would like to create a Progressive Web App that has an indoor map of a building. I have floor plans to serve as the basis for the map. I am new to creating Hybrid apps so I am not sure where to ...
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Live Geolocation of UAV on Google Map in Tkinter

I am trying to display dynamic location of my UAV on google map.That map is to be displayed on a Tkinter. I need help with the libraries i should use
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