Category Archives: Open Source

agcXML – Interoperability for the Construction Industry

the agcXML mission is to develop and maintain open source interoperability standards for the commercial construction industry Continue reading

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Leica GeoSysytems Funds Open Source Code Sprint

In what I believe is a first for Leica GeoSystems they have announced a new series of code sprints with Open Perception. Continue reading

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CloudCompare Viewer for ASTM E57

This means there is now a free viewer for ASTM E57 data – exciting, plus the ability to compare point clouds (or a triangular mesh) from different vendors. Continue reading

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Changes with Point Cloud Library Project

I am just becoming aware of the fact that the open source PCL – Point Cloud Library project has moved from Willow Garage to a new home at Open Perception. Continue reading

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Day 2 SPAR 2012

David Boardman the moderator for the Open Source 3D session wasted no time in telling us that he thought this would be the most important session of the conference – hmm. Continue reading

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