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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 391

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 391
January 13, 2013

Main Topic: Some thoughts on digital globes

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Who’s Going to Save this Town” by David Philips

  • News

  • Disney’s new MyMagic+ includes real-time location tracking
  • ArcGIS API for Flex v. 3.1 released and ArcGIS API for JavaScript 3.3
  • Digital globes get some time in the limelight
  • Call for nominations for USGS Henry Gannett Award
  • DigitalGlobe and GeoEye deal receives antitrust clearance
  • Intergraph spotlights Geospatial 2013
  • CES announcements

  • Web Corner

  • Challenge.gov

  • Main topic

  • This week, we feature our conversation inspired by the New York Times article on digital globes discussed above in the News. We offer some of our thoughts on display technologies like digital globes such as Science on a Sphere and talk more broadly about some of the opportunities and challenges in utilizing such technologies.

  • Tip of the week

  • Free ebook – Agent Analyst: Agent-based modeling in ArcGIS

  • Events Corner

  • ASPRS Annual Conference: 24-28 March, Baltimore, MD
  • Esri International Developer Summit: 25-28 March, Palm Springs, CA
  • FOSS4G North America: 22-24 May, Minneapolis, MN
  • FOSS4G International: 17-21 September, Nottingham, UK