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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 586

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A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 586
31 December 2017

Year-end review and thoughts for 2018

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  • Make Your Dream Reality by Scott Holmes
  • Topic
    Year end review:What’s on the horizon

  • Net Neutrality
  • UAV regs continue to adapt/be planned
  • SpaceX – 20th successful rocket landing in December, most of the launches were this year
  • Imagery from GOES-16
  • ESA satellites (sentinel 2B, 5P, Galileo)
  • Total Solar Eclipse – August 21
  • AR/MR gets a big push
  • March for Science/Science activism
  • Gerrymandering continue to Supreme Court
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 584

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 584
    3 December 2017

    Catching up on news.

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  • For Years to Come by look, orion!
  • House Keeping:

  • Podcasts keep popping up
  • Topics:

  • Revised Geospatial Data Act of 2017 introduced into both houses of Congress on GIS Day
  • OGC and W3C looking for sponsors for AR standards pilot project
  • Amazon Sumerian
  • Google rolls out Poly for finding 3D assets in VR
  • BBC Launches VR division
  • MapBox acquires Fitness AR
  • UK drafting Drone Bill
  • #Fly4Fall
  • DJI Spying for China
  • First sample images from Sentinel 5P released
  • European Commission gives Copernicus EO program a positive review
  • DigitalGlobe migrates its imagery library to AWS
  • Voyager 1 thrusters fired up after 37 years
  • Esri and Autodesk share AU stage
  • Events Corner:

  • ASPRS Annual Meeting and International Lidar Mapping Forum: 5-7 February, Denver, CO
  • FOSS4G North America: 14-16 May, St. Louis, MO
  • Esri International User Conference: 9-13 July, San Diego, CA
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 582

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    Shownotes – Episode 582
    5 November 2017

    A news episode.

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  • Building Time Lapse by Podington Bear
  • News

  • Still in the Uncanny Valley? ‘Erica’ blurs the line between game and interactive movie
  • Hidden ‘void’ within the Great Pyramid of Giza
  • Gerrymander 5K – highlighting gerrymandering in NC
  • Mars 2020 lander looks pretty cool – 23 separate cameras
  • Transportation Secretary announces UAS Integration Pilot Program
  • Tomlinson’s PhD document (July)
  • LOC GIS Day event
  • NYPL Digitizes Green Book
  • Quantum Leap Interactive Map
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 581

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 581
    22 October 2017

    Some thoughts on Space and Place.

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  • I have Heard of a Place by Astrometrics
  • Topic
    This week we talk about the concepts of space and place, eventually link them to the Geography Awareness Week (Nov 13-17) theme of Civil Rights, and, of course, get in a shout out to GIS Day (Nov 15) and Day of Geography (Nov 13).

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 579

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    Shownotes – Episode 579
    24 September 2017

    GNSS, Landsat, and other news.

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  • Satellites by The Golden Hours
  • Topic

  • GPS disruption due to solar flares (sept 6)
  • iPhone 8 adds Galileo and QZSS support to existing aGPS and GLONASS
  • Last Galileo sat leaves test facility, last 4 scheduled to launch in December
  • GLONASS launch
  • Landsat 7 SSR anomaly
  • Landsat 9 preliminary design review, goal of Dec 2020 launch readiness
  • Library of Congress labs
  • NCSU taking applications for fall 2018 PhD in GIST
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 578

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 578
    3 September 2017

    Getting experience while in school and beyond.

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  • Traveling Made up Continents by Gillicuddy
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  • This week we talk about a common question at this time of year…how to get experience that will prepare for a job (or your next job). We discuss class projects, mentorships and independent studies, creating a portfolio,
    internships, just getting out there, and non-profits among others. (we forgot field schools though)