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    Of place and space – the VerySpatial book club

    As we have mentioned on the podcast a couple of times, we are kicking off a book club to focus on Geography themed books. We will focus on popular and trending books with an eye towards texts that are current and less expensive (under $20). We are using Goodreads’ group functionality to host the book club. We encourage you to go over and check out the group and join...

VerySpatial

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 476

    A VerySpatial Podcast Shownotes – Episode 476 31 August 2014 An all news episode Click to directly download MP3 Click to directly download AAC http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode476.mp3 Click for the detailed shownotes Music War on Innovation by Azwel News NOAA using underwater “street view” to map and track coral reefs in Florida Keys Canada looking to map more of the Arctic for shipping, resource...

Directions Magazine

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Slashgeo

  • Supergeo to Release Forest Inventory App for Android Users

    Forest Inventory App, an Android app designed for forest information collection, developed by Supergeo, will be released to provide forest investigators with a professional and handy tool for field survey and data recording in forests. With this App, natural resource managers can quickly record the required information during field survey and improve task efficiency. Integrating with GIS and GPS technologies, Forest Inventory App supports forest investigators to create sample plot codes and names according to different requirements and survey sample plot...

GIS Lounge

  • Esri Wants Your Input on the Esri User Conference Agenda

    Esri has posted a survey soliciting input on the annual Esri User Conference agenda. The survey is short and can be taken in five minutes. It asks a series of questions about how the agenda is presented (mobile, online, paper, etc.) and accessed. The answers are confidential and the only The post Esri Wants Your Input on the Esri User Conference Agenda appeared first on GIS Lounge....

Slashgeo

  • Convert PDF to dwg format on your iPad or iPhone for free

    Working on the go is growing in popularity, as today’s mobile devices are becoming increasingly powerful. Today one can manage all email conversations, perform meetings or create reports while being out of office, from a mobile device. While complex work still requires being in the office in front of a computer, urgent edits and drawings can be done from our phones or tablets. This is especially convenient for geospatial community which often needs to be outside when working on projects. One such...

Slashgeo

  • SuperGIS Desktop Assists SME in USA in Conducting Restoration Projects

    Supergeo Technologies, the global leading GIS software and solution provider, announces that SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 supports Bitterroot Technical Associates, USA, to guide restoration programs for environmental management. SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 is the professional GIS software which is developed to meet geospatial data editing, processing, analysis and management needs. It has been applied to diverse domains by hundreds of central and local governments, academic institutes, and small to large enterprises around the world. Located in Montana, USA, Bitterroot Technical Associates is a SME...

VerySpatial

  • A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 475

    A VerySpatial Podcast Shownotes – Episode 475 24 August 2014 Main Topic: A broad look a the phrase ‘existential GIS’ Click to directly download MP3 Click to directly download AAC http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode475.mp3 Click for the detailed shownotes Music Long Time to Be Nowhere by Charlie Katt News Smithsonian turning to volunteers to help transcribe collections GPS Budget for 2015 drops despite Congressional Support...

Inside GNSS

Inside GNSS

  • Galileo Teams Investigating 'Injection Anomaly' of FOC Satellites

    European Space Agency (ESA) and industry officials said today (August 23, 2014) that they are investigating Arianespace’s announcements about anomalies in the orbit injection of the Galileo full operational capability (FOC) satellites launched Friday.“Complementary observations gathered after separation of the Galileo FOC M1 satellites on Soyuz Flight VS09 have highlighted a discrepancy between targeted and reached orbit,” according to a Friday statement by Arianespace, which leads the industry team handline the launch of the first Galileo FOCs....

Inside GNSS

  • GNSS Charts Drought-Driven Tectonic ‘Uplift’ in Western U.S.

    Precise GNSS measurements have revealed that the severe drought gripping the western United States in recent years is changing the landscape well beyond localized effects of water restrictions and browning lawns, according to scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California at San Diego....

Inside GNSS

  • NovAtel Introduces an IMU Option for SPAN GNSS/INS Products That Can Travel

    NovAtel Inc. has announced the addition of the IMU-ISA-100C as an inertial measurement Unit (IMU) option for its SPAN GNSS+INS line of positioning products.According to the company, the IMU-ISA-100C is a high-performance, near–navigation-grade IMU that provides a solution for platform stabilization, general purpose navigation, photogrammetry, remote sensing, and ground mobile mapping applications....

Inside GNSS

  • Europe Puts First FOC Satellites into Orbit

    After 20 years of discussion, conceptualization, political struggle, and technical reverses, Europe has placed its first two fully operational capability (FOC) Galileo satellites into orbit today (August 22, 2014).The Galileo 5 and 6 satellites were carried aloft on a Soyuz rocket from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana at 12:27 GMT (14:27 CEST, 09:27 a.m. local time). They join the Galileo in-orbit validation (IOV) satellites 1–4, one of which has been offline since May....

GIS Lounge

  • Binning in GIS

    In GIS it is often sometimes hard to present point-based data because at times there are several different points and data symbologies that need to be shown. As the number of different data points grows they can become complicated to interpret and manage, resulting in convoluted and sometimes inaccurate maps. In order to reduce map congestion many GIS users use a process called binning. Binning is defined as the process of grouping pairs of locations based on their distance from...

Slashgeo

  • Mapping and Collecting Geospatial Data with iOS

    Supergeo Technologies Inc, the leading global provider of GIS software and solutions, announced that SuperSurv 3.2 (iOS), professional mobile GIS App, supports French user interface and Lebanese coordinate system. The new updates enhance manipulation convenience and provide a powerful GIS survey app. SuperSurv (iOS), GIS data capture app, is designed for geospatial data collection via iPhone and iPad. Integrating with GIS and GPS, SuperSurv (iOS) provides useful functions like Map Display, Query, Measure, offline Edit, etc. Users can set OpenStreetMap as...

Inside GNSS

  • Weather Delays Galileo Launch

    Due to unfavorable weather conditions of the Guiana Space Center near Kourou, French Guiana, Arianespace decided to postpone the launch scheduled for today (August 21, 2014) of Soyuz flight VS09 carrying Europe's fifth and sixth Galileo satellites — and the first of the fully operational capability (FOC) spacecraft.A tropical disturbance in the Atlantic Ocean nearing the Lesser Antilles (see NOAA satellite image) could potentially developed into a tropical depression or tropical storm....