Geocoding for Dummies – Map your spreadsheets…

Got a giant list of GPS coordinates, want to see them on a map? How about retrieving address data for your coordinates? Below you can quickly take a list of latitude and longitude coordinates and quickly map them as well as retrieve address data. After your done you can save the map to its own web page for future use, or dump the results out to Google Earth. The process is called Reverse Geocoding and it uses the Google Maps engine to retrieve the data and display the map using the best data available. This tool is free for you to use!

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Sorin Adam Matei

Sorin Adam Matei - Professor of Communication at Purdue University - studies the relationship between information technology and social groups. He published papers and articles in Journal of Communication, Communication Research, Information Society, and Foreign Policy. He is the author or co-editor of several books. The most recent is Structural differentation in social media. He also co-edited Ethical Reasoning in Big Data,Transparency in social media and Roles, Trust, and Reputation in Social Media Knowledge Markets: Theory and Methods (Computational Social Sciences) , all three the product of the NSF funded KredibleNet project. Dr. Matei's teaching portfolio includes online interaction, and online community analytics and development classes. His teaching makes use of a number of software platforms he has codeveloped, such as Visible Effort . Dr. Matei is also known for his media work. He is a former BBC World Service journalist whose contributions have been published in Esquire and several leading Romanian newspapers. In Romania, he is known for his books Boierii Mintii (The Mind Boyars), Idolii forului (Idols of the forum), and Idei de schimb (Spare ideas).

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