O que são Walkingtools? (English below) Uma resposta técnica curta: Walkingtools é uma confederação aberta de software relacionada com projetos de arte ou educação que perpassa várias linguagens, plataformas e disciplinas que compartilham padrões para entrega de conteúdo e administração de dados de GPS através da definição de um esquema extensão XML para os padrões do GPX, permitindo que mídias (vídeos, sons e animações ) e outras formas de dados possam ser associadas aos dados do GPS. O padrão GPX: http://www.topografix.com/gpx.asp Uma resposta artística-conceitual mais longa:
GIS Tools developed in EuropeanaConnect allow users to query and display Europeana content based on spatial information, and to discover new relationships between content items, based on location. Gazetteer Geoparser The Geoparser is a web service that will use information extraction techniques to automatically identify names of places and historical periods that are mentioned in the unstructured text. The user then receives a list of geographic features that are referred to in that text. When used together with a gazetteer it has the capacity to assign coordinates and dates with the mentioned places and periods.
Today is my first day back on the job after a 4 1/2 month leave to hike the Continental Divide Trail . Crazy as this sounds, it is my third major trail to hike. I’ve always kept an online journal when hiking, but in the past I had to mail or email journal entries to someone else for posting. Pictures took even longer as I had to mail camera memory cards back and forth. Technology finally has gotten to the place where I was able to completely post and manage my blog and pictures while hiking. Requirements