Fusion Tables is Google's product for managing and combining datasets via a web service and Google Drive, and visualizing them in charts and other ways.

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Google Fusion Tables vs Amazon Web Services: which is better for GIS data?

What are the pros/cons for storing storing spatial data in Google Fusion Tables versus Amazon Web Services? Factors would include: Cost, performance, ease of update.
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Suggestions for simple mapping platform for alumni web site

I'm working on a proof of concept alumni site with a WordPress backend. I want to have a very simple map that shows where alumni are living. I'm thinking something like the Bing API or a simple open ...
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Can you query overlapping user-defined polygons at a given point in Google Maps?

I need to find out the limitation of working with the Google Maps API, and the possible solutions for doing semi-complex spatial comparisons. What I'm looking to achieve is a system of comparison ...
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Why does one part of GML -> KML conversion not work on Google Maps?

Brand new to all of this, not even sure this is the right forum to ask in... I have a client who wants to visualise cancer incidence and mortality rates by local/unitary authority across Great ...
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Spatial query tool for laymen

I know nothing about GIS, but I have what I think is a GIS problem. From spending a few hours googling my problem, I think what I need to do is perform a spatial query, but I'm not sure how to go ...
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Updating Fusion Table layers from csv files using python

I'm trying to use Python to take csv files and use them to update (or replace) tables in Fusion Tables. I found the "Python client library for Fusion Tables" on googles' site and downloaded them as ...
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Create drive time polygon around a map point

I'd like to create a 30 min drive time polygon around 400 separate points I have plotted to google maps. I have discovered http://www.freemaptools.com/how-far-can-i-travel.htm but this seems to freak ...
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Looking for open-source solution to show map with massive objects(3x3 polygon) on a web site

I don't have much experiance in GIS systems. I am developing a web site which need to show a map with 3m x 3m rectangles for a radius of about 400 meters.(about 58,000 polygons for one location) I ...
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How to toggle Fusion Tables layer on/off based on map scale?

In the Google Maps API v3 I'm displaying points derived from a Fusion Table by specifying a FusionTablesLayer Is it possible to set a minimum/maximum scale on this layer, so it turns off when zooming ...
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Using Google Fusion Tables to read Wordpress database… which in turn creates map. Can it be done?

Is it possible for Google Fusion Tables to read my Wordpress database? If so, how? I have custom wordpress fields which contain addresses for several hundred companies. Ideally I want Google Fusion ...
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How can I get Google Fusion Tables to work in QGIS?

I am using GDAL/OGR 1.10 and QGIS 2.0.1. I am trying to load a google fusion table into QGIS using the method mentioned in this blog post. The only difference is that I am not declaring a email and ...
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How do you create a legend for the bucket divisions in a fusion table map?

I am creating a map using Google fusion tables. I have divided the data into "buckets" using the Configure Map Styles window. Is there a way to add a legend to the map telling the readers what the ...
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Solving the Point in Polygon Problem Using Google Maps and Fusion Tables

The Point-In-Polygon problem is fairly well documented on this forum. My question is if there is a way to use Google's free tools, i.e. Google Maps, Fusion Tables, and possibly Google Refine, to solve ...
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Can a Fusion Tables Heatmap be used in Google Earth?

From the Fusion Tables web interface there's an option to view a heatmap, which draws on top of Google Maps. From the Fusion Tables map view there's an option to Export To KML, which allows the ...
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How can I draw Google Fusion Tables on an Esri Silverlight Map?

I've been asked to add drawing support for Google Fusion Tables to an Esri Silverlight map application. For example this one showing Full-Year Stream Temperature Monitoring Sites for the Western US. ...
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Zooming Google Maps to fit the extents of a Fusion Table layer

How can I zoom a Google Maps control to fit the contents of a Fusion Table layer? The layer only contains pushpin / marker point data. One method is to perform a REST query on the Fusion Table and to ...
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dynamically aggregate data based on user input and create KML to be displayed on map

I want to dynamically aggregate data based on user input (basically firing a sql on my database ) and create a dynamic KML file out of that and display it on google map using their java script API . ...
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UK region overlay on map

I'm hoping to overlay UK regions (East Midlands, Wales, London etc) on a Google Map. Ideally the regions could be coloured, opaque and have some form of label. There is no hover / interaction ...
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Pan & Change Zoom to show Fusion Tables Query Results in Google Maps JavaScript API V3

I've created this map -- https://s3.amazonaws.com/pdb.files/lookup_auto2.html -- using Google Fusion Tables and Google Maps API. I'm attempting to modify the code so that the map will pan and zoom ...
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google map api v3 large/complex polygons

I have quite some large/complex polygons I'd like to overlay on a Google map. I can do this but wondered what the best/fastest way is to load them? I have tried using a KML but understand there are ...
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How to display Google Fusion Table map search result attributes

I am creating a map with Google Fusion Tables that will allow me to search for a local food product and display on a map the retailer that carries it. Along with showing on the map the location of ...
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All latitude and longitude within 1 mile circle area

I am trying to generate pins over the map of my database coordinates by using fusion table and I want to generate only within 1 mile area circle around the specific location. To get 1 mile area's ...
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How to display 33k placemarks with custom symbols/labels?

I want to overlay address numbers on our embedded Google Map (V3 api). Even though the KML is under 2 MB, it exceeds the 1,000 feature limit; there are over 33,000 placemarks. Fusion tables solve ...
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To import bulk data in google fusion table

I want to import bulk data into fusion table . What is the best data format should I use to import data i.e JSON ,CSV . If I want to import data in JSON format how can I do it since on google help ...
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How to use fusion tables to query data

I have two datasets on fusion tables. One is a points layer (libraries) and the other is a polygon layer (land parcels). How do I design a query using Google Maps/fusion table to figure out this ...
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How to visualize Google Fusion Table Map using JavaScript?

The simplest question. When you create a google Fusion Map with geographic data, Google provides you with an iframe link to display the Map on your website. But i need to display that information ...
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Accessing KML for Google Map API using Google Fusion Table

I am trying to host my KML file on fusion table so that I have dynamic control over my KML file and I am trying to access same as in public URI as an parameter in the Google Map Java Script . I am ...
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Set ZIndex for Google Fusion Tables in Google Maps API

Is there any way to set the ZIndex of a Google Fusion Table layer in the Google Maps API? I have several Fusion layers added as overlays to a map with the ability to turn them on and off. I want ...
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Mapping the European Debt Crisis

I'm a journalist based in Paris, and for a project I'm working on, I would like to display how public debt rose dramatically across Europe during the crisis. My plan is to show each country's ratio of ...
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Is there a way to Collect Lat-Long in a Google Docs Form?

I'm helping out a small non profit. They are collecting some simple data using a Google Docs Form. The need to collect exact latlong (upto 5 meters accuracy is fine). Ideally the end user would ...
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How to use javascript in fusion tables to query

I'm having a quite bit of difficulty creating some functions for my fusion tables. I have two tables here: Points Parcels I'm trying to create a number of functions: 1) I want to be able to select ...
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How to insert data into fusion table using php?

I am using fusion tables to generate pins over the map. now I want to insert more coordinates data into the table using php but couldn't get any exact idea how to do it? Can anyone help me for that? ...
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Google Maps - Use fitBounds on KML polygon fusion table layer

I have seen example here how to use map.fitBounds on fusiontablelayer here and here , but I think it works with markers table only. Its impossible to parse the lat and long when the vertex coordinates ...
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Zoom Change Event Listener with google maps api

I'm trying to create an event listener that turns off a google fusion layer once the map is zoomed in to a certain level. I'm pretty new to javascript and its google maps api, so any help is ...
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My fusion table map with search not working

My maps are not working. It shows the search box but not the map: // ]]></script> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var map; var layer_0; function initialize() { map = ...
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Make Google Analytics city data showed on the Google map

I use the Google fusion table to table to mark city on google map, but there are about 20~25% which quality is ambiguous. How to make the ambiguous data precise? Here is my finished map (scroll down ...
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Using sql SELECT DISTINCT in Fusion Tables API

How do I go about using sql SELECT DISTINCT in fusion tables API?
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Using GeoXml3 to parse KML Markers loaded in Fusion Table Layer

I'm trying to apply the same code as this exmaple to zoom the google map to a KML Markers loaded into Fusion Table Layer. The example code works for KML Polygon loaded into Fusion Table Layer but not ...
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Multiple Google fusion table layers with queries using javascript

I am making a web mapping application using Google fusion tables and JavaScript. Earlier I had only one Layer on it, but now I have to put another layer. Both the layers have bunch of queries. I am ...
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Loading a KML Layer Underneath a Fusion Table Layer

I am working on a map that will incorporate both Fusion Tables and KML layers, parsed through geoXML3. As my Fusion Table Layer is a point file I would like it to always be on top of the KML's which ...
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Why do FusionTable layers sometimes not work / slow down?

Fusion tables layers are great. I have uploaded some data and polygons of areas in Europe and most of the time they respond very fast. First thing in the morning (after prolonged inactivity I ...
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How to use Google Maps for more than just an overlay

I'm using ArcGIS Desktop 10.1 SP1 and I have defined the anuual risk of accidents for each segment of a city road network. I would like to know if anyone tried to do more than overlay on GoogleMaps ...
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How to query Fusion Tables to produce a feature layer with the ArcGIS Android SDK?

I am hoping to find an example of how one can hook into Fusion Tables with the ArcGIS Android SDK. The Fusion Tables API uses HTTP GET requests to query and retrieve data from a table. Shown here: ...
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Fusion table styling

I am importing data from fusion table data as a layer. but the colour i used in fusion tables is not reflected in my map. it by default remains red small icon. Please let me know if I am doing ...
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Relationship between MS Access DB and Google Maps API/Fusion Tables

We are having an issue with a project that we are working on using Google API and M.S Access. Our project goal is to design a web map in Google API where we can select a parcel of land and have all of ...
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Bounding the Google Maps Search area to my Fusion Layer area?

I have a searchable Google Fusion Layer of Glasgow Postcodes that highlights the searched areas on a map. The search works fine if I enter a full postcode (for e.g. G1 1BL) that matches the data in ...
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Google Maps V3 + multiple Fusion Table layers = inconsistent markers?

One of my colleagues is working on a map for a news story and is having some difficulty getting the markers to consistently show up. Changing the order in which the layers instantiate is causing ...
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Can I create a link button in a Fusion Tables published map?

I have a Fusion Tables map that I've published. When I open the published link, I get a full-screen map that has the usual zoom and pan controls, as well as map/satellite control. Maps at ...
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Fusion Tables API advanced visualizations

From the google example; i want to replace the column bar chart with a dynamic pie chart. How do i do that. What codes do I need to change?
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Why does upload KML to Google Fusion Table error with “can't parse kml”?

While trying to create a fusion table it gives error "can't parse kml". Any idea what does it mean?? This KML I created from a shapefile, before it always worked... The kml has about 700kb and ...