A Quick Experiment with the CARTO BigQuery Tiler!

A Quick Experiment with the CARTO BigQuery Tiler! Get started today with a hands-on tutorial of BigQuery and the CARTO BigQuery Tiler.

Leveraging Public Data to Enhance Your Analysis

There’s lot more data out in the public domain. This article provides an introduction to the various public data sources that exist at the Federal, State, County and local levels that can help enhance the typical data analysis assignment.

Zomato Geospatial Analytics of Bengaluru

Zomato Geospatial Analytics of Bengaluru. Restaurants in Bengaluru after performing geospatial analytics. Zomato is an Indian restaurant aggregator and food delivery start-up founded.

Leaflet Javascript Library Point Coordinate Styling and Design

Most of us who are involved in GeoSpatial technologies have come across the opensourced library known as “Leaflet” at some point in our software development journey. This is just a simple article to…

Designing for Digital Twins

Here, the focus is on set-up and design considerations for successful implementations of Digital Twins within a disperse service and data landscape (thus excluding here the IoT ingest and data model part).

Around the World in 80 Lines — Crossing the Antimeridian with Python and Shapely

Global Geospatial Analysis with Python and Shapely. Handling problematic real-world geometries (polygons) that cross the 180th meridian or International Date Line

How to Map Data on the County Level in Tableau

In this article, we will explore the following: Identifying states and counties with Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) codes; Mapping a dataset without geographic coordinates; Animating geodata maps in Tableau Public.

A beginner’s Guide to Google’s BigQuery GIS

In this tutorial, I will guide you through setting BigQuery Sandbox for free, processing spatial data with familiar PostGIS/Spatial SQL interface and visualize it right in the cloud.

Mapping Your Favorite Coffee Shop in the Philippines using Google Places API and Folium

Mapping Your Favorite Coffee Shop in the Philippines using Google Places API and Folium. Plotting Coffee Places in the Philippines using Google Places API and Folium

How to Perform Fast and Powerful Geospatial Data Analysis with GPU

A tutorial on efficient and quick spatial joining for a large dataset. In this tutorial, I will go through a complete Geospatial data analysis example with cuDF and cuSpatial libraries.

Geostatistics in practice using R

How to make estimates using geolocation data with R. In this article, you will understand what is geostatistics, and how to use kriging, an interpolation method, to make estimates using geolocation data.

Six Python Tips for Geospatial Data Science

Six Python Tips for Geospatial Data Science. How to easily and effectively incorporate spatial features in Python using Geopandas. I go through six critical aspects to effectively process and produce beautiful maps in Python using Geopandas.

4 Must-have JupyterLab Extensions for Geospatial Data science

In this article, I am going to share four favourite and essential JupyterLab extensions for doing Spatial data science with JupyterLab. These are specific tools for rendering maps or geospatial data inside JupyterLab.

Visualizing Built-Up Areas Using Satellite Images

Big data is incredible! The way Big Data manages to bring sciences and business domains to new levels is almost sort of magical. It allows us to tap into a variety of avenues to access the information we normally do not access in order to gain fresh insights.

Vietnam retail landscape: an analysis of retail footprint (part 2)

How to identify gaps in the store footprint? Should all gaps be closed? This blog post is a follow-up of my work for the IBM-Coursera Applied Data Science Capstone.

Fast Geospatial Indexing with H3

In this article, I am following up on the material presented in two previous articles, namely on geospatial indexing with H3, and on how to query geographical data using the triangular inequality.

Automating the hunt for illegal dumpsites in Turkey

Turkey’s unique geographic position with a 911 Km border with Syria, and its standing as a land migration route to Europe has resulted in the country receiving a large influx of Syrian refugees.

Represent your Geospatial Data using Folium

As a part of the Data Science community, Geospatial data is one of the most crucial kinds of data to work with. The applications are as simple as ‘Where’s my food delivery order right now?’

What does Supply-Demand Gaps Mean for On-Demand Delivery?

What does Supply-Demand Gaps Mean for On-Demand Delivery? Localize your matching algorithm according to how your demand and supply behave in different areas.

The missing piece towards ‘any scale’ spatial-temporal analytics

What are the limitations of popular tools such as GeoPandans,PostGIS, GeoSpark & GeoMesa? And why we need a new solution.