A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 388

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 388
December 23, 2012

Main Topic: 2012 retrospective on Geography and geospatial technologies

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Christmas Time Around the World” by Geoff Smith

  • Main topic

  • Changing Political Geography
  • Imagery
  • Software
  • Cloudy year
  • Tablets heat up
  • The year of drones
  • Curiosity goes to Mars
  • Fear of SOPA
  • GNSS and Lightsquared
  • Profession
  • ESRI acquisitions/ research centers (GeoIQ, Geoloqi, Maptel)
  • Google smart glove
  • Italians convicted
  • Lucasarts sold to Disney (not spatial… but come on)

  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri
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    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.