[download id=”20″ format=”2″] GPS TrackMaker is an all-in-one mapping solution that is compatible with a wide range of GPS units. What is new in GPS Trackmaker v. 13.6: Address search in Google Maps window Small changes in routine of tracklog edition Fixed bug in WGS84 button in datum window New version of Brazilian Detailed Map… Read More »
Another beautiful winter day (72 degrees) in Austin. It was a nice cruise down to Lady Bird Lake and the Colorado River (the wind was at my back). I drove by the famous Stevie Ray Vaughan statue and then went by the Texas State Capitol, the biggest in the United States. On the trip back,… Read More »
It was a gorgeous day in Austin, so I thought I would put a few miles on the Gary Fisher. The Weather Channel sais the wind was 8 mph, but that was the strongest 8 I have ever felt! A lot of people were out running and biking. In all it was a 17-mile ride,… Read More »
I got home a little early yesterday, so I thought I would take a spin around the Veloway in Austin. It is always a nice, smooth ride.
After a few days of camping at South Llano River State Park, I’m trying to get back into the swing of everyday life. I got in about a 30-minute bike ride in south Austin before I had to do fun stuff like taking down all of the Christmas decorations. The wind was blowing about 20… Read More »
After beating myself up yesterday, I set out for an easier ride. Either I got more comfortable on the bone-jarring rocks or this section of trail was much easier.
I wanted to do a loop around the property to see what I was dealing with. It was a heck of a ride. I only came off the bike twice. After the first “crash” I realized that I had left the zipper open on my saddle bag, which was carrying my BlackJack II and some… Read More »
Google obviously got an earful about killing Google Earth Plus and sent me updated email just one day after their original email. After a considerable amount of negative feedback about pulling the import and tracking features from all versions of Google Earth except for the $400 Pro Version, Google will soon provide these features in… Read More »
I purchased Google Earth Plus so I could utilize my real-time GPS cursor in Google Earth. Along with a combination of other plugins and data, it was almost like I had a full-blown GIS system running. Well, I got an email today from Google stating that they were discontinuing Google Earth Plus. Here are a… Read More »
I still have a lot of spatial data that was created using ESRI ArcView 3.x, and I continue to use 3.x because I have a wealth of extensions that do the things I need to do. One problem with creating shapefiles with 3.x is that projection files (.prj) are not automatically created along with the… Read More »