Yesterday and today I built a working GeoJSON tiler using node.js, connect, polymaps.js, postgis, and some elbow grease. It is up and running on my development server, and I will be pushing up the building blocks to github when I clean them up a little bit.
Today I felt rather like I was sifting through a bin of Lego looking for the parts to build a fantastical spaceship, but just not seeing it. I have been exploring the capabilities of polymaps. I like the code, and it seems like it is pretty functional, but I was missing something. The brochure content […]
The second to last thing I was doing today was rummaging through boxes in the garage. My father gave me two really cool things many years ago, and I’ve misplaced both. One of them I really want…a gold coin. When he gave it to me when I graduated college (I think, it could have been […]
In our work with Caltrans at CTMLabs, we are often confronted with the issue of whether or not to make information public. Caltrans has as it mission the requirement to provide a safe, efficient, and economical transportation system for the state of California. As academics, we think part of that should be to free up […]
We are launching our new website any day now. I wrote it up a while back…searching my posts, I wrote it up back in August! Craig and Duncan got single sign on working via the magic of CAS. For a long time I did nothing, as I was pushing hard on a data fusion project […]