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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 623

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A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 623
28 July 2019

Catching up some news.

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  • Topic:

  • The emergence of the “chipsat”
  • Galileo recovers
  • Remote Property Assessment for insurers
  • Trimble continues AR efforts
  • Yahoo! And Mapbox partner in Japan
  • OGC Announces CityGML Challenge and details
  • Events Corner:

  • GIS Pro: 28 September-2 October, New Orleans
  • Commercial UAV Expo Americas: 28-30 October, Las Vegas
  • AutoDesk University: 19-21 November, Las Vegas
  • Music: “Lemon on your tongue” by Earthshine

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 622

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 622
    16 July 2019

    Galileo is timeless…the importance of GNSS.

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  • Topic:
    This week we discuss the importance of GNSS as Galileo has been partially down due to a “ground infrastructure issue” that has left the time and navigation unusable. While this is during the ‘beta’ stage of the system, it highlights an article we talked about in the last episode about the impact of GPS on the US economy.

    Then we transitioned into another discussion of digital natives and what educators and employers expect new people to bring to the table as they begin. (and I even cut the last 10 minutes of that conversation…)

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 621

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 621
    30 June 2019

    “Play” map vs official map, a question from a news story.

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  • News:
    GPS Going Down Could Cost $1 Billion per DAY
    NASA’s Dragonfly mission will send drone to Titan
    Public transit ‘crowdedness’ coming to Google Maps
    Google’s investment in undersea internet infrastructure
    ‘Play’ map – when are maps official

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 620

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 620
    16 June 2019

    Our thoughts on a trip to Japan (and some news items).

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  • News:

  • USGIF Scholarship recipients and new scholarship announced
  • Hexagon Geospatial adds to education program
  • DJI to add ADS-B receivers to consumer UAVs
  • FAA expands LAANC areas
  • RADARSAT successfully launched
  • Esri announces ArcGIS Excalibur
  • Topic:

  • Sue and Jesse talk about their recent trip to Japan.
  • Events:

  • ACH2019 Pittsburgh,July 23-26
  • Applied Geography: Charlotte, Oct 23-25 abstracts due June 28
  • SEDAAG: Wilmington, Nov 24-25 abstracts due September 20
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 618

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 618
    12 May 2019

    The beauty and intrigue of the pulp novel ‘mapbacks’.

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  • Topic:

  • Dell Mapbacks – pulp fiction and maps
  • Esri UC Student rate
  • Google I/O
  • Are you fitter than a Victorian Mountaineer?
  • Britain just had its first week without burning coal for electricity in 137 years
  • Events corner:

  • GeoBusiness 2019: 21-22 May, London