News and musings from the world of Mapping-Tools.com / Winwaed Software Technology LLC
The latest version of MPSuperShape has been released: http://www.mpsupershape.com
MPSuperShape is a shape manipulation tool that can also import/export shapes to/from a range of formats. Manipulation operations include "union" (join), "intersection" (overlap), simplify, calculate boundaries, etc.
The new version adds support for MID shape names during MIF import; Export to Excel pushpins; and support for KML Multi-geometry. There are also a range of bug
In the next few weeks I am about to start a major rewrite of RouteWriter in preparation for Windows 8 amongst other things. What would you like including in the new version? What would you like to change?
Also a reminder: The rewritten version of MileCharter is in Beta Testing: Are you interested in helping beta test MileCharter? Useful beta testers will receive a free license.
The next major version of MileCharter: "MPMileCharter v3" is currently in beta testing if anyone is interesting in becoming a beta tester.
This new version adds support for text file output, natural sort orders for pushpin names (ie. text and numbers both sort correctly), and settings for all routing options (including speeds). Most of the changes are internal and result in smoother, more efficient processing. For example, MileCharter continues to compute mileages even when it is
We are taking orders for the North American edition of Microsoft MapPoint 2011. These should start shipping from 4th March 2011.
Price is $289 including US shipping, with volume discounts starting at the 2+ level. Fedex shipping and international shipping are also available for an additional charge.
See: http://www.mapping-tools.com/mappoint2011/ for further details and to place your order.
MPCluster v1.2 was released at the tail end of 2010. This adds support for shaded areas and data field weights, to our popular cluster analysis tool. There is also a new function which can estimate the number of clusters present in a dataset.
See http://www.mpcluster.com for further details.