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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 542

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 542
17 April 2016

Topics include: SpaceX, ASTER data, geospatial contests, and others…

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    Music

  • Complicated by The Spectacular Fantastic

  • Discussion topics

  • The North Pole is Moving East and We Now Know Why
  • NASA again looking for smallsat partnerships
  • SpaceX lands a rocket on a boat
  • Japan and NASA make ASTER data available for free
  • Geomatica 2016
  • DigitalGlobe’s Maps API
  • Microsoft announces a new Bing Maps control
  • Oculus Rift data collection being questioned by Senator on privacy issues
  • Alphabet wants to create a Techno city
  • FAA relaxes some UAV regulations in the US
  • Vigilante drone flier catches sex worker
  • US Appeals Court sides with Feds that cell site location data does not need a warrant
  • EU strengthens personal data privacy with new rules, including geolocation
  • Esri Storytelling with Maps contest
  • Leica Geosystems launches 2016 Plan Contest
  • Sanborn Map Co. celebrates 150 years
  • Bash and Ubuntu binaries to run in Windows 10
  • A coloring book from one of the geospatial community

  • Events Corner

  • Esri Southeast User Conference: 2-4 May, Education Track-May 2nd, Charlotte, NC
  • GIScience 2016: 27-30 September, Montreal, PQ, Canada
  • AAG Annual Meeting 2017: 5-9 April, Boston, MA