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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 444

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 444
January 19, 2014

Main Topic: A News Roundup Episode

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    Music

  • This week’s podsafe music: “Candle Girl” by Enlightened Madness


  • News

  • Google buys Nest Labs for over $3 billion
  • USGS NLCD11 on track for March 1, 2014 release
  • FGDC’s NSDI Strategic Plan for 2014-16
  • Safe Software’s FME 2014
  • Cygnus and its cubesat cargo safely aboard the ISS
  • Europe’s Galileo GNSS on track for multiple launches this year
  • 10 years on Mars for Spirit and Opportunity
  • AU 2013 classes available online

  • Tip of the Week

  • Tracking and Imaging Challenge


  • Events Corner

  • British Cartographic Society Annual Symposium: 25-26 June, Winchester, UK
  • GI-Forum: 1-4 July, Salzburg, Austria
  • FOSS4G 2014: 8-13 September, Portland, OR
  • State of the Map 2014: 7-9 November, Buenos Aires, Argentina