Tracking the “where” of customers is becoming increasingly important for retail businesses, and SpatialCRM is offering the technology to make this possible.
The above heat map shows the known global presence of COVID-19 s at 12 June 2020. The underlying data contains confirmed cases, deaths, recovered, and still active, on a city/regional basis. For any region of interest, you can choose the Draw icon in the drop-down tools list, then select Polygon to draw around your desired […]
In the interactive digital map published here, you will find a view by location of recorded deaths at the hands of police from 2013 to 2019 in the USA. Whilst we make no comment on the justification, or reasons for the racial, social, or cultural predominance, it is of interest to examine the occurrences across […]
Why you ask, given all the issues facing us now, do you want to discuss potholes? They are irrelevant! Well at face value, that is a strong argument. However, there is a counter argument. Why now? The UK Government promised to spend in excess of £2.5bn over 5 years fixing potholes. It was a priority […]
We are all operating in a very different world from the world we knew a few weeks ago. We are having to solve different problems, with different datasets, in less time and without the normal resources to do it. Increasing need for DIY Some of us use data as an everyday part of our jobs. […]
Over the last week or so I have been asked repeatedly “How could you use Mapcite to help with Covid-19”. The data being generated is at best to the city level and more commonly at the country level. Consequently most maps of the Corona Virus I have seen colour the entire region or country affected […]
We live in a highly competitive business environment where your next biggest commercial threat may come from someone’s garage or bedroom. Under these circumstances, the ability to be agile and innovative is no longer just desirable but is now essential if businesses are to survive longer-term. Disruption has become the norm! Disruption with associated productivity […]
I touched on this idea in my last blog (check it here for more) but how accessible is the data in your company? Recently, I took part in a mini elevator pitch session and one of the points that resonated with the audience – who are not in our sector – was that Mapcite encourages […]
There is a lot of data out there. According to Forbes, we create 1.7 megabytes of the stuff every second for every human being on Earth. The saying that ‘data is the new oil’ is premature in my opinion, but it certainly could be. We became addicted to oil because it was, at the time, […]
Are you making the most of your data?