July 14, 2017, 10am PDT
The potential of Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) data to redefine mapping and modeling will be on display in the city of Dublin, Ireland, after NYU researchers released the largest ever LiDAR data set.
April 11, 2014, 2pm PDT
Two former Mozilla engineers strive to merge big data with a 3D model of London and, potentially, other cities.
June 10, 2010, 5am PDT
<em>Fast Company</em> points to a project at the University of Cape Town which seeks to create 3-D renderings of Africa's endangered monuments and heritage sites.
May 7, 2010, 8am PDT
"Participatory Chinatown" is a computer game designed to increase public participation in the planning process in Boston.
February 24, 2010, 8am PST
Researchers are working on technology to help create 3D models of buildings and places by using large collections of digital photos.
December 14, 2009, 7am PST
The team at Google has released a 3D model of Detroit.
Official Google SketchUp Blog
October 1, 2009, 5am PDT
Climate change is now being visualized in 3D maps on Google Earth.
The Sydney Morning Herald
September 19, 2009, 7am PDT
By combing through images on Flickr, a team of researchers has created a 3-D model of the city of Rome constructed from 150,000 tourist snapshots.
August 24, 2009, 5am PDT
The U.S. Military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is investing in a program that looks to create 3D imagery of urban areas and the common spaces and objects that could pose threats or provide advantages to military operations.
May 7, 2009, 5am PDT
A new mapping project is creating a comprehensive 3D image of the catacombs beneath Rome.