Mapping and data visualisation, bringing together the data with the visual, is a path to much understanding of complex situations.
Extracting information from multiple data sources and using that information to create intelligence is a critical piece of the operations jigsaw.
There is a lot going on in the defence and security world but even more in the civilian world, I wonder which one is driving?
What is the really interesting part is linking open source and real time data sets, especially those with a location element.
The Language of Tweets in Melbourne
The Next Big Spill
The Urban Observatory
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The Tube in 3D
US Military Bases
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My Favourite – Geo Guns, get your tanks off my bloody lawn