A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 305

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 305
May 22, 2011

Main Topic: The intersection of touch and mobile

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “The Metal Hand” by MiracleCat
  • News

  • Trimble acquires MyTopo, awarded US Fleet Management contract
  • Asian remote sensing news
  • MapServer 6.0 adds OpenGL rendering support
  • Nokia drops Ovi branding
  • LightSquared test doesn’t look good (PDF)
  • Web Corner

  • My GIS Jobs website
  • Main Topic

  • Going touch! With the wealth of touch based interfaces now-a-days folks are being wooed by the ease of use
  • Tip of the Week

  • ArcPy
  • Events Corner

  • “Planet Under Pressure” Conference : 26-29 March, London, UK
  • Geographical Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2012 : 12-14 April, Univ. of Manchester, UK
  • Mercator Revisited: Cartography in the Age of Discovery : 25-28 April, Sint-Niklaos, Belgium – Abstracts due Sept. 1st
  • RGS/IBG conference 2012 : 3-5 July 2012, Edinburgh, UK
  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri
    A new version of ArcGIS Explorer Online is available. This updated web-based application lets you share your map content and easily create and distribute dynamic presentations. To try ArcGIS Explorer Online for free, visit http://explorer.arcgis.com.


    Written by

    Jesse is Instructor in Geography and a PhD candidate in Geography focusing on the integration of phenomenology and geospatial technologies to study prehistoric cultural landscape. He is a GIS Professional and Registered Professional Archaeologist and holds an MA in Geography and a BS in Anthropology with a concentration in archaeology.