A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 386

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 386
December 9, 2012

Main Topic: Tablets moving toward professional field work

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “If this geek ruled the world” by Geoff Smith

  • News

  • Geno 2.0 – 2nd Phase of the Genographic Project anounced
  • OGC forms 3D Portrayal standards working group
  • GeoEye and Digital Globe shareholders approve combination
  • The Terminator future is already here?

  • Web Corner

  • SeaSketch

  • Main Topic

  • This week we discuss the growth of consumer and newer pro-sumer tablets in geographic fieldwork

  • Tip of the week

  • Esri Live Training Seminars

  • Events Corner

  • International Lidar Mapping Forum: 11-13 February, Denver
  • FedGeoDay 2013: 28 February, Washington, DC
  • Google I/O: May 15-17, San Francisco
  • Hexagon Conference: 3-6 June, Las Vegas

  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri
    Esri Updated Demographics for 2012/2017 include data for population, households, income, and housing. This data ensures accurate results in your research to help you make better decisions. To learn more about these updates, visit esri.com/demographicdata.


    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.