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2 Jun

The Perks of Being a Beta Tester

Barrett Sather | Comments (0) | Number of views (1561) | Article rating: 4.0

As part of the Commercial Services Group here at Harris, I have a unique opportunity of using our latest and greatest tech, often before it even goes public. (Making me a bit of a beta tester... Read More >

2 Jun

Now you can write your own static variable methods

Benjamin Foreback | Comments (1) | Number of views (922) | Article rating: No rating

 Static methods and properties have been in IDL for a while, and they have certainly become useful at times. They serve as a convenient, modern alternative to traditional routine-based... Read More >

26 May

Imagery of the Month – Fort McMurray Fire Roars On

Joey Griebel | Comments (0) | Number of views (2011) | Article rating: 5.0

The Fort McMurray Fire is still making headlines and shows no signs of slowing down more than three weeks after it began. The devastating path of the fire has burned over 2018 square miles and... Read More >

26 May

How to read XML metadata from a TIFF/JPEG/DNG file with IDL

Atle Borsholm | Comments (0) | Number of views (1189) | Article rating: No rating

This is an example showing how to extract various image metadata contained in an XML packet inside of a DNG file. The use of XML packets to store metadata is especially popular with UAV captured... Read More >

24 May

Community Data Enrichment

Michael Ehrlich | Comments (0) | Number of views (1744) | Article rating: 5.0

I love IMDB. I love being able to find movies that I am interested in, read a plot synopsis and then review the millions of reviews that the site houses. To me, those millions of reviews are... Read More >

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