Conferences and Exhibitions, GIality

AGI and FOSS4G 2013

Geospatial Conference Season September, or Maptember as it was termed this month, was open season for geospatial conferences – and in more ways than one. Earlier, the Open Street Map ‘State of the Map’ was held in Birmingham and there were at least 10 other events nationally. For Linknode it was a return to Nottingham

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Conferences and Exhibitions

Climate 2020 Group Lecture

2020 Climate Group Lecture Series Last Wednesday evening, one of the last warm September evenings, I attended second of Scotland’s 2020 Climate Group lecture programmes at St. Paul’s and St. George’s Church in Edinburgh presented by Samantha Barber and Dave Gorman. Stephen Belcher, Head of the Met Office Hadley Centre spoke first with the facts

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Release Notes, VentusAR

VentusAR v1.1 Released

VentusAR v1.1 for IPad has been released! We have updated VentusAR, our Visualization system for Windfarm planners. Version 1.1 has been updated and is now available for download from the app store. New features included in this release are Improved compass heading Added a new terrain service: OS Terrain 50 & allow you to choose

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HistoryLens, VentusAR

Ian’s First Linknode Blog…

New Beginnings When I stepped down from SSE earlier in the summer one thing I was interested in was getting involved in some small companies and my involvement in Linknode represents the first move in this direction. It is also, for those people who know me, an apparently strange first move. After all I am

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Business Development, GIality, HistoryLens, VentusAR

Ian Marchant Joins Linknode as NXD

Announcement of Non-Executive Director Linknode are delighted to welcome Ian Marchant, one of the UK energy sector’s leading figures, to the company. Ian, who joins us as a Non-Executive director, was Chief Executive of SSE, one of the UK’s leading utility companies and Scotland’s largest industrial organisation for over ten years. He stepped down from

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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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Conferences and Exhibitions, GIality, VentusAR

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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Conferences and Exhibitions, GIality, HistoryLens

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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