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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 331

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 331
November 20, 2011

Main Topic: Our conversation on smart city initiatives

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Rivethead” by stoat
  • News

  • Landsat 5 data capture on hold – mission in jeopardy?
  • USGS-NASA release new topo of the moon
  • Google offers opt-out for wi-fi geolocation
  • Appleā€™s SuperDuper LBS patent
  • Map3D Service Pack
  • Web Corner

  • eoPortal
  • Main Topic

  • This week, we wrap up Geography Awareness Week 2011 with a conversation about digital city/smart city movements and the role of geography and geospatial technologies in these initiatives..

    Tip of the Week

  • WhereDialMuggleClock (using Foursquare)
  • Events Corner

  • 6th East Asia Regional Conference on Alternative Geographies: 13-16 February, Selangor, Malaysia
  • 11th International Symposium on Web and Wireless GIS: 12-13 April, Naples, Italy
  • Geographical Association (GA) Annual Conference and Exhibition: 12-14 April, Manchester, UK
  • 1st International Congress of Young Researchers in the Humanities: 18-20 April, Barcelona, Spain