Poll results, new poll

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The poll has closed and the question we asked was “Which element of GIS is most important?”. The results broke down as follows (based on 122 votes): Hardware -3% Software – 13% Processes – 8% Data – 34% People – 42% The new poll is a quick question for those of you heading to an […]

LHC/CERN follow-up

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Since Sue is still enamored with the LHC rap video (I guess it is time for us to introduce her to nerdcore) I thought I would just mention that the Large Hadron Collider had its first successful run today, and no, the world did not come to an end via blackhole or other atom smashing […]

Who Buys What, Globally

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It should come as no surprise that we in the US buy the most of all the categories. However, if you’re curious how other nations stack up, the New York Times has a flash interactive map showing how nations compare in purchasing of clothes, electronics, alcohol & tobacco, household goods, and recreation. The map is […]