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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 495

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 495
13 January 2015

Main Topic: Revisiting New Media and mapping

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  • I-95 by Don’t Harass Betty

  • News

  • CES roundup
  • –Wearables and location
  • iRobot
  • Wacom and Toshiba Windows tablets with more pen and touch functionality
  • –New high-resolution, curved and VR monitors
  • Pocket computers and tiny computers
  • GPS to track Antarctica ice migration
  • NASA Cube Quest Challenge
  • SpaceX Dragon 9 launches with new Doves on their way to ISS
  • W3C and OGC collaboration
  • Geographer Nigel Thrift knighted

  • Web Corner

  • Photos of the Silk Road Twitter feed

  • Main topic

  • This week we revisit our conversation from Episode 10 on New Media and mapping.

  • Events Corner

  • ICGG 2015: International Conference on Geography and Geosciences: 7-8 February, New Delhi, India
  • FOSS4G-NA: 9-12 March, San Francisco, CA
  • Collaboration: The Map of the Future: 13-16 April, Arlington, VA
  • HxGN Live: 1-4 June, Las Vegas, NV – Call for speakers through February 9