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EDU Tip – Introduction to QGIS via Self Paced Learning

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 22:44

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Mapping
TweetHere’s a fabulous New Year E-learning opportunity for the young GeoGeek, or anyone looking to polish up their programming skills. QGIS, much like Python, is a skill all the cool kids are...

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NASA Explains Holiday Lights from Space

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 04:15

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Mapping
TweetGreat stuff from NASA… remember Buddy in the Holiday movie trying to light up his house to be seen from space?? From NASA… It’s official — our holiday lights are so bright we can see...

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Video – Alex Philp on “Measuring Everything” Ignite dev@Insight

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 07:16

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Mapping
TweetAlex Philp is a smart cookie, so any opportunity that you have a chance to see and hear him deliver a talk you really should take advantage of it. Most recently, Alex delivered a Spark at an...

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10 new articles and GeoTech tips from GISuser

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 15:36

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Mapping
TweetLots of activity in the GeoTech space this week so far. the following are 10 new items of interest to appear at GISuser – A Tip – be sure to send your news tips to us!...

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Google’s New Video Series for iOS Developers – Route 85

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 15:09

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Mapping
TweetRoute 85 is coming to the Google Developers Youtube Channel –  +Todd Kerpelman is working on a series of videos for iOS developers. Bet you never would have thought this would come out of...

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NASA Challenges Developers With The Climate Resilience Data Challenge

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 22:32

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Mapping
TweetSome cool stuff from NASA, an opportunity for developers who really want to help with a great cause!  NASA in partnership with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is offering more than $35,000 in...

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Happy Holidays from Esri! Say Hello to ArcGIS 10.3 #12DaysArcGIS

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 17:23

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Mapping
TweetJust in time for the Holidays… details of ArcGIS 10.3 – yep, “The Next Generation of GIS” courtesy of Esri’s Sud Menon! Via the Esri blog, Menon shares that 10.3 is...

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Share Your Comments on OpenGov and OpenData

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 15:41

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Mapping
TweetWe’d like to hear from you with a little feedback and comments regarding Open Government and OpenData. We’d like you to share your favorite resources, comment on the state of OpenGov...

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10 hot consumer trends for 2015 and Beyond

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 22:01

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Mapping
TweetJust in time for year end from Ericssson… 10 hot consumer trends in mobility. Yes indeed, I love the year-end predictions, often we seem to hear many of the same ones year after year, for...

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The Top 5 Best and Worst Resume Terms

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 16:19

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Mapping
TweetThe year end is rapidly approaching and that means time to polish up the resume – yep, this is hands-down THE best time to shop yourself around and score that dream job! Before you hit...

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Do You Ever Wonder, What Happened to Foursquare?

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 18:14

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Mapping
TweetEver ask yourself, “what ever happened with foursquare”? I’m pretty sure that I’m not the only one who has wondered what direction the company has gone with the once...

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Time Flies! Early Registration for #esriuc starts December 9

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 01:18

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Mapping
TweetCan you believe it? It’s already time to think about registration for the 2015 ESRIUC – Save the Date, July 20-24, 2015 in San Diego CA. See details including early registration at...

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Small Business Employment, Pay and Hours Worked Grew in November

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 15:47

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Mapping
TweetSome rosy year-end news as the research shows some progress in the employment arena… More Than 830,000 Jobs Added Since March 2010.  Intuit Inc. today issued its monthly Small Business...

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A Year in the Life of Earth’s CO2

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:21

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Mapping
TweetNASA Computer Model Provides a New Portrait of Carbon Dioxide – An exciting and amazing new dataviz from NASA – this new, ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given...

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Week-end Reading – GISuser Popular Article Recap

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 17:14

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Mapping
TweetA few of the latest, trending topics on GISuser and popular articles and news items from the past week: Census Bureau Celebrates 25th Anniversary of TIGER Topologically Integrated Geographic...

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Get Happy! 10 Cities With the Happiest Workers

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 22:21

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Mapping
TweetEmployees in the Bay Area have a lot to smile about, according to a report from career website Glassdoor. San Jose tops the list of cities with the most satisfied employees for the second year...

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Google Maps Looks at Thanksgiving Travel Trends and Headaches

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:00

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Mapping
TweetThanksgiving is just around the corner and with it comes some HUGE traffic and travel headaches. Using historical data and trends, Google has shared some details of the worst travel times and...

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Tip – Shoot Photos From Your smartphone Like a Pro

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 22:47

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Mapping
TweetIf you’ve followed me over the years then you likely know that I really luv mobile photography… yet no, I refuse to call any of my work or myself a photographer, iphoneographer,...

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A Smartwatch and a Phone for Just $199 from Burg

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 19:38

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Mapping
TweetSome WAY cool technology here just in time for the holidays – the Burg smartwatch/smartphone! Priced at only $199, the “Dick Tracy”-like BURG 12 smartwatch functions as a standalone phone,...

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