GCN tech brief
The Open Geospatial Consortium
, an industry consortium of geographic-information system providers, has become a member of the World Wide Web Consortium
, the standards body for the Web. The OGC will develop geospatial standards for use on the Web. The group plans to develop documentation of GeoRSS
, a format for geocoding Real Simple Syndication-based feeds. The group will also work on activities related to the Semantic Web.