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A VerySpatial Podcast | Discussions on Geography and Geospatial Technologies


A Podcast of Geography and geospatial technologies

A Podcast of Geography and geospatial technologies


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A Podcast of Geography and geospatial technologies






A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 666

News: Moving a border Rand McNally releases new Road Atlas Ookla and MapBox partnershipMaptitude 2021released Props to the Mars Helicopter! New SWOT satellite launching in 2022 to measure Earth's water Topic: Deepfakes UW news Article2018 article GCN article


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 665

News: Geospatial Revolution Episode 5 trailer Cesium for Unreal Verizon RTK Google Earth releases upgraded Timelapse with Landsat imagery Carbon Mapper Topic: EarthDay everyday


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 664

References for this week's episode: Mapping vaccine distributionProspect & RefugeFAA updatesMars helicopterEvergreen


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 663

Topic: Events corner 2021 Korea Geospatial Information Roadshow: March 22-26, Virtual State of the Map 2021: July 9-11, online. Call open for talks, workshops, (April 4) and panels (June 6)


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 662

News: Potential changes to Metropolitan Statistical Areas Congressional push for timing backup for GIS Cardillo appointed as USGIF chair Topic: Anthony Calamito of Enview


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 661

News: Perseverance! India launches Amazonia 1 satellite for Brazil Canon built a smallsat for advertising (and research) Atlas of the Human Planet iOS beta gets crowdsourced info QGIS 3,18 released ArcGIS platform GeoWeek 2022 Advisory board Next step in (counter)Ligado stuff Cool Stuff http://radio.garden/ Events corner NCGIS 2021 presentations up on YouTube soonASPRS 2021: March 29-April 2, virtual GISPro 2021: 3-6 Oct, Baltimore, Abstracts due March 31


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 660

News: New NOAA Drought website New Sentinel-based long-term global fire dataset Tilt brush going open Microsoft releases Sustainability City in Minecraft Amnesty International will create maps of facial recognition cameras GISCI Map Contest Topic:


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 659

AVSP Episode 659 January 24, 2021 News: Saudi Arabia proposes linear city HERE launches Premier 3D CitiesEsri Canada's 3D cities model resources Final Fantasy XV director teams up with Japanese airline for virtual tourism Successful launch and deployment for NASA's ELaNa mission CubeSats SpaceX Transporter-1 Topic: Events corner HXGNLiveJune 15-18 Las Vegas, limited to 1500 ACH2021: July 22-23, Abstracts due by Feb 1GISPro 2021Oct 3-6 Baltimore, MDzoom


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 658

AVSP Episode 658 January 10, 2021 News: EU announces Destination Earth FAA announces RemoteID plans USGIF academic consortium URISA Coalition of Young Professionals Esri Hub for Imagery and Remote Sensing javascript


A VerySpatial Podcast Episode - 657

News: MapBox moves to 3Dand changes license Australian venture pushes toward lunar exploration Digital Coast Act signed into law Topic: Reality capture?Terrestrial lidarDrone photogrammetry Reality capture in our/your pocketScale shift? Events GeoBusiness2021 moved to November


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 656

News: Here WeGo Deliver Introduction of ArcGIS Field Maps leads to deprecation countdown for existing Esri apps Esri buys Turkish software firm Zibumi for 3D viz Topic: Will Cadell ofSparkGeoaboutPrescient.earth


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 655

House Keeping: Map Projections for Babies Kickstarter News: Google tests letting users add Street View images with their phones Google’s Tree Canopy Project OpenStreetMap commercialization NASA Space Apps Challenge Global Finalists Sentinel 6 launch Topic: Cool Stuff: https://reearth.io


Spatial Conversations 26 - Map Projections For Babies Kickstarter

Check out the Kickstarter book project Map Projections for Babies by Dan Ford. You can also find additional information at the MapsForBabies website.


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 654

A quick chat to kick-off Geography Awareness Week


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 653

News: iPhone 12 Pro (and iPad Pro) w/ lidar James Fee Ed Parsons xyhthttp://3dscannerapp.comand updated this week Partikle Landsat 8 hiccup India launches EOS-1 satellite US Postal Service wants to monetize its mapping dataMapbox Election Mapping Challenge extended until Nov. 30th Topic: TravelTimeinterview Cool Stuff: ESRI Accessible Basemaps


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 652

News: ArcMap (10.8) End of Life outlined Esri releases beta ArcGIS Maps SDK for Unity and Unreal Engine Drones in the supply chain Hivemapperstudio Microsoft releases building footprints for Australia Topic: This week we riff on the title of a recent AAG seminarto discuss how Geography relates to closely related fields … “encroachment or opportunity” Cool Stuff: Cartographers have been hiding illustrations inside Switzerland’s official maps


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 651

News: Facebook’s Project Aria- mapping your entire life Augmented Reality - Geology’s ‘killer app’....? Amazon’s ‘Virtual Tours’Oct 4th - Sputnik anniversaryWorld Space WeekOct. 4-10th - Satellites are the Theme - Cool Stuff: Zuni Map - Counter-mapping place


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 650

Last chance to respond to U.S. CensusWeather NOAA Turns 50!Fastest run to greek letters for Atlantic Tropical Storms Western US Wildfires La Nina Sentinel 6 launch planned for November Startup Satellite Vu looking to add thermal to commercial remote sensing 2020 StoryMaps Competition Esri signs MoU with UN-Habitat Esri acquires nFrames HP Rolls out new DesignJet printers WV Messes with Harvard Mapping Model


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 649, Part 2

This week we continue our conversation about how visualization can help to convey information and how state and school systems may (or may not) be using visualization tools for varying purposes in our current time of uncertainty. The conversation began in the previous part of the episode.


A VerySpatial Podcast - Episode 649

This week we look at some news around drones and information literacy and we begin the first part of a conversation about geoviz for information sharing. Amazon gets ok to test drone delivery Parrot gets Army contract AI and ML in geospatialWVDE Schools Re-Entry MapWVDHHR Dashboard