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Urbanization and the Future of Cities at Geo2050

Urbanization and the Future of Cities at Geo2050

October 9, 2015 by Coleman McCormick

How massive urbanization is changing the nature of cities and introducing new challenges in the field of geography.

Web Map Basics Presentation from DENstartup Week

Web Map Basics Presentation from DENstartup Week

October 6, 2015 by Katrina Engelsted

Check out an example of using Fulcrum and CARTO to map out co-working spaces in Denver

Fulcrum Android and Marshmallow Runtime Permissions

Fulcrum Android and Marshmallow Runtime Permissions

October 2, 2015 by Josh Kendrick

We summarize what developers need to know about Runtime Permissions when targeting Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

ICUEE: Construction and Utility Equipment Expo

ICUEE: Construction and Utility Equipment Expo

September 25, 2015 by Coleman McCormick

Check us out at ICUEE in Louisville, KY from 9/29 to 10/1. For organizations with field service staff performing inspections, utility services, or construction site audits, Fulcrum is an integral platform for their workforce management and data capture needs.

Find Fulcrum at WEFTEC - The Water Quality Event

Find Fulcrum at WEFTEC - The Water Quality Event

September 25, 2015 by RJ Jacques

Find Fulcrum at WEFTEC, the water quality conference in Chicago, IL from Sunday Sept 27- Wednesday Sep 30th.

Going The Distance: The Best Turn-By-Turn Navigation Apps

Going The Distance: The Best Turn-By-Turn Navigation Apps

September 21, 2015 by Cory MacVie

Comparison of the three leading navigation apps available on the market for Android and iOS smartphones.

On Mobile Device Security

On Mobile Device Security

September 19, 2015 by Coleman McCormick

We take security very seriously, and want all of our users to have the tools at their disposal to keep their work safe. The objective of this article is to shed light on a few techniques available already on your iOS and Android devices to help protect your data that's floating out in the world with your staff as they're using mobile devices in the field.

Syncing Fulcrum with Your Own Database

Syncing Fulcrum with Your Own Database

September 10, 2015 by Bryan McBride

Configuring Fulcrum to write directly to your own database tables allows you to leverage all the benefits of Fulcrum for field data collection while taking advantage of your existing systems and workflows.

Record Links for Advanced Data Relationships

Record Links for Advanced Data Relationships

September 9, 2015 by Coleman McCormick

Record links allow you to cross-reference data fields between apps inside of Fulcrum. There are dozens of ways to use record links for powerful improvements to your data capture process.

Learn How To Style Your Fulcrum Data And Maps

Learn How To Style Your Fulcrum Data And Maps

September 8, 2015 by Cory MacVie

Improve the appearance of your maps with our new Fulcrum Styler, currently available in Alpha release

Adding Weather Data to Your Fulcrum Records

Adding Weather Data to Your Fulcrum Records

September 4, 2015 by Jason Sanford

Use the Forecast.io API to add relevant weather data to your Fulcrum records.

Review: Staying Secure with 1Password

Review: Staying Secure with 1Password

September 1, 2015 by Coleman McCormick

With hundreds of online accounts and identities to manage, maintaining secure passwords across all of your accounts is a hassle. We review the excellent 1Password application and discuss how it can help keep you safe and secure online.