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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 290

A VerySpatial Podcast

Shownotes – Episode 290
February 6, 2011

Main Topic: Our conversation on geospatial development tools

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “What a Wonderful World” by Carles Bellot
  • News

  • Geographer named chief scientist at NASA
  • Esri opens R&D center in China
  • Google Maps 5.1 for Android and Latitude check-ins
  • India preparing to launch new satellite
  • Web Corner

  • NASA’s Global Climate Change hub
  • Main topic

  • This week we discuss development tools for geospatial applications, including APIs, SDKs, and other development tools and platforms
  • Tip of the Week

  • CryoSat data now available
  • Events Corner

  • VISualize 2011 (IDL & ENVI): 12-14 April, Washington, DC
  • Hexagon Conference: 6-9 June, Orlando, FL
  • Games for Change Festival: 20-22 June, New York
  • Game Education Summit North America: 22-23 June, Redmond, WA