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Implementing Mobile Data Collection for Any Sector

Did you know that data is the most valuable asset today, having surpassed oil in value over two years ago? For businesses, the more information you have on customers or… Implementing Mobile Data Collection for Any Sector

Nov 1, 2019 read more

Mapping Human Health

We were happy to see a recent publication touch extensively on the use of mobile devices to map human health: “What’s Your Status: Mapping Human Health” by Diana S. Sinton,… Mapping Human Health

Oct 3, 2019 read more

Update your Magpi+ by Friday, October 4th

There’s a major new version of Magpi+ We’ve created a new version of our Magpi+ mobile app for data collection on Android and iOS.  This new update improves server and… Update your Magpi+ by Friday, October 4th

Sep 30, 2019 read more

10 Tips to Build Effective M&E Systems

A new monitoring and evaluation (M&E) guide published by Ai Solutions describes 10 tips to help program managers, M&E officers, and systems developers understand what constitutes an effective M&E data… 10 Tips to Build Effective M&E Systems

Aug 30, 2019 read more

New Single Question View

New single question view (SQV) saves memory Two years ago, we introduced our new Magpi+ mobile app.  Magpi+ added QR codes, RFID/NRC, signatures — and a scrolling list of questions… New Single Question View

Apr 17, 2019 read more

New Magpi-Dropbox Integration Coming April 1st

Faster Image Uploads For some time, Magpi has used Dropbox as the repository for image date (photos and signatures).  The method for this involved first uploading to the Magpi servers,… New Magpi-Dropbox Integration Coming April 1st

Mar 6, 2019 read more

Realtime Mapping of Epidemic Disease with Magpi

From Magpi users at the Oregon Health and Science University comes this field report of using Magpi to longitudinally conduct surveillance of a childhood neurological disease in a low-resource setting (rural Uganda),… Realtime Mapping of Epidemic Disease with Magpi

Jun 14, 2018 read more

New Multi-Column Tablet View

Make Better Use of Big-Screen Devices We’re very pleased to announce a new version of Magpi Plus that lets you take better advantage of large-screen mobile data collection devices like… New Multi-Column Tablet View

Jun 7, 2018 read more

Magpi: Ready for GDPR

What is the GDPR? The GDPR, or General Data Protection Regulation, is a European Union law that came into force May 25, 2018.  It establishes a framework for handling and… Magpi: Ready for GDPR

Apr 10, 2018 read more

New Mapping and Geo-Data Options in Magpi

Moving ahead with mapping in Magpi Mapping is an incredibly useful feature for any mobile data collection application, and Magpi has had basic mapping for years. As many of our… New Mapping and Geo-Data Options in Magpi

Mar 7, 2018 read more