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23 Jun 2021

Mapping and innovating for 230 years

To mark 230 years of OS, we've created an ESRI ArcGIS StoryMap that looks back at our history and our mapping through the centuries.
18 Jun 2021

Meet the team designing and implementing software solutions to meet customer and business requirements

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We're recruiting for multiple Java Software Engineers! As a Software Engineer herself, Hannah Deakin tells us about the role and her OS experience.
11 Jun 2021

Slow Ways project launches beta website

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Slow Way's Chief Technologist Darren Moore shares an update on the Slow Ways launch in this guest blog.
26 May 2021

5 popular premium products available for the public sector via the OS Data Hub

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Find out about 5 popular premium data products available for the public sector from 2 June 2021.
21 May 2021

How OS data is supporting business and government

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Learn how our data, services and experts are supporting customers and partners, across both business and government.
13 May 2021

SearchLand's mission to make property companies more data-driven

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As part of our #OSDeveloper blog series, Geovation cohort SearchLand tells us how they are using our data to make property companies data-driven.
12 May 2021

Meet the team: Mike Hawkyard

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As the new Head of Mobile Games in our consumer team, Mike Hawkyard gives us a glimpse into his big plans for OS.
30 Apr 2021

Ordnance Datum Newlyn - 100 years old today

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Located near one of the UK's busiest fishing ports, you'll find the Newlyn Tidal Observatory – the home of mean sea level for mainland Great Britain.
22 Apr 2021

Trig pillar trivia

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2021 marks 85 years since the trig pillar was first used to map Great Britain, so we're celebrating the anniversary with some trig trivia!
21 Apr 2021

Indicative data science

Using OS data, The University of Glasgow is using missing GPS signals as part of a project to explore new techniques to build 3D maps of cities.
6 Apr 2021

OS data supports Tower Hamlets Council's Covid-19 response

As the Senior Intelligence & Performance Manager at Tower Hamlets Council, Samuel Jones shares how OS data has been vital to their Covid-19 response.
30 Mar 2021

Meet the team: Louise Weale

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As a Product Manager, Louise Weale discusses everything from public sector to UPRNs...