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Conferences and Exhibitions, GIality, HistoryLens

TopoFly and Structure from Motion


Research in Visualisation Last night I had the pleasure of attending a talk by Kieran Baxter on the use of aerial photography for digital production, survey, contextual interpretation and visual storytelling at the Centre for Stewardship in Falkland. This topic has a lot of potential touch points with Linknode’s HistoryLens project for reconstructive augmented reality and

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ScotlandIS Awards


Runner-Up in “Best New Product” Linknode are delighted to be have been voted runner-up in the ScotlandIS DigTech2013 awards for our VentusAR geospatial augmented reality solution in the best new product or service! It was a nerve-wracking experience as we got down to the final two and congratulations to Clear Returns! The work and commitment

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Conferences and Exhibitions, VentusAR

SNH Visual Impact Consultation


Visual Representation of Wind Farms Scottish National Heritage (SNH) provide good practice guidance for the visual representation of wind farms. Derived from research and publications for over 10 years the documents provide a standard for production of visualisation methods and methodologies that are used widely in Scotland and referenced widely. In 2012 a consultation and

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VentusAR and All-Energy 2013


VentusAR Launches at All-Energy That was the week that was! May 22-23 saw the launch of VentusAR, our unique tablet solution for mobile visual impact assessment at All-Energy in Aberdeen. The All-Energy is what it says on the tin – an all encompassing show spread across the gigantic Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre plus overspill

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Announcing HistoryLens


HistoryLens: Call for Partners Today at the Museums and Heritage Show at Olympia in London Linknode announced a call for partners to be part of the HistoryLens development programme. HistoryLens is GIality for local museums and heritage trusts – taking collections digitally back into the field with geospatial augmented reality.  Using our 3D visualisation capabilities

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AmbITion Scotland AR Roadshow


Augmented Reality Roadshow On Thursday May 9, Linknode were invited to present at the AmbITion AR roadshow in the wonderful Macrobert Arts centre at Stirling University (our local). In the morning we ran two introductory workshops to QR codes – triggers enabling analogue-to-digital context commonly used by smartphones and tablets. QR codes are widely used in advertising, retail

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Happy Birthday to Linknode!


Happy Second Birthday Linknode started business on 1 May 2011 and has been going from strength to strength with the support of our passionate team, our business partners and of course our valued clients. Achievements in the first two years include growth in staff and turnover and the appointment of new Directors.  We have received

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GIality, VentusAR

SMART: Scotland Grant


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SMART: Scotland Grant Linknode are delighted to have been awarded a SMART: Scotland feasibility study grant to support our development of 3D and mobile systems for GIality (geospatial augmented reality). SMART: Scotland provides discretionary grants to Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) based in Scotland. Categories for grants include technical feasibility studies and research and development

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Conferences and Exhibitions, VentusAR

Scottish Renewables 2013


Scottish Renewables 2013 The 2013 Scottish Renewables conference & exhibition was held at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) this week. Linknode were exhibiting and presenting a preview of VentusAR. Day Two – the Planning Conference – was of particular interest and the wind planning workshop was a very popular session. Kenneth Peterson of Gaia

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GIality, VentusAR

GIality – What’s that all about then?


GIality n. [jee-al-i-tee] the convergence of geospatial data with augmented reality technology the integration of real-world sensors for attitude, orientation, location and imagery with spatial data and services for visualisation tools for a mobile workforce and public We live in a world that is increasingly mobile in every aspect of our lives; workforce; entertainment; family

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