Technical Overview: GeoRSS

GeoRSS is a standard for adding location information to an RSS feed. Example applications include travel blogs, news feeds, and real time earthquake feeds. Location information is typically a point location, but it can also include geographic lines, polygons, and related feature descriptions. Many online mapping services support GeoRSS, allowing map “mashups” to be easily ...

Technical Overview: GML and Muslim Funeral Notices

GML (Geography Markup Language) is based on XML and was developed by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) to express geographic features.