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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 545

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 545
22 May 2016

Certification, privacy, gov’t control, and others.

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    Music

  • Mapmaker’s Lament by Kirk Pearson and BIT

  • Discussion topics

  • USGIF Launches certification
  • Japan’s gov’t can track citizens’ cell phones
  • Proposed Geospatial Law in IndiaBBC Article
  • Apple opens Maps Dev center in Hyderabad, India
  • Cryosat boosted
  • Sentinel’s first sea-surface height map
  • Sentinel 2A data products now available through USGS
  • US Weather Service upgrades its weather forecasting systems
  • FCC opens Ligado proposal for comment
  • Google I/O 2016 announcements
  • New Google Science Journal App for Android
  • Apple Imagines city-wide ground-based location
  • Building on OGC’s SensorThings API
  • Human Geography Day, May 16 2017

  • Events Corner

  • OGC 99th Technical & Planning Committee (TC/PC) Meetings: 20-24 June, Dublin, Ireland
  • International Geographical Congress: 21-25 August, Beijing, China
  • International Conference on Humanities, Society and Culture: 21-23 Sept, Vancouver, Canada – Submissions due June 15