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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 546

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 546
6 June 2016

Environment, software, NatGeo Bee, and others.

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    Music

  • Eqypt, Maybe Rome by Derek Clegg

  • Discussion topics
    Portugal powers itself with renewable energy for 4 days
    Nepal to drain rising waters near Everest
    NASA Satellite Finds Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
    Mongolia adopts what3words to address country
    Glonass-M reaches orbit
    EU’s Galileo satellites 13 & 14
    Court says police don’t need warrants for phone location data
    New evidence on origins of domestic dogs
    New US GAO Software regulations and crackdown (GIS mentioned as example how to do it right)
    CMU researchers release prototype Terrapattern
    GeoServer 2.9.0
    Google launches beta testing program for Maps on Android
    ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud
    MS opens Windows Holographic platform
    MS changing focus in smartphone business?
    Largest mathematical proof takes 200TB of storage
    NOAA’s tropical weather forecast
    This year’s National Geographic Bee winners


    Events Corner

  • LiDAR for Drone 2016: 22-23 June, Montpellier, France
  • Trimble Dimensions 2016: 7-9 November, Las Vegas, NV
  • Autodesk University: 15-17 November, Las Vegas, NV
  • NCGIS 2017: 22-24 February, Raleigh, NC Submissions by August 12