Monthly Archives: December 2014

Ag Spatial Analysis online; Kirkwood Community College

I’ve known Terry Brase for years, having met him during iGETT.  If you are looking for an Ag-focused […]

Posted in Education, GIS News and Information, GIS Resources, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment

Public Lab End of Year Closeout

Happy Holidays and Winter Solstice from Public Lab! It’s that time of the year and the season of […]

Posted in Education, Geography, GIS Resources, Remote Sensing, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment

EARTH’S MOST REMOTE LOCATIONS REVEALED IN ‘LONELY PLANET’ CARTOGRAM

Katie Peek in www.popsci.com 24 Dec 2014 Cartograms—maps distorted so that instead of land area, they portray another quantity […]

Posted in Geography, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment

Big video data could change how we do everything — from catching bad guys to tracking shoppers

November 30, 2014 7:30 AM Sean Varah, MotionDSP Everyone takes pictures and video with their devices. Parents record […]

Posted in GIS News and Information | Tagged | Leave a comment

Is College Worth the Price? Yes, If Your Major is Geospatial

Two weeks ago, CNN had a special airing of the two hour documentary Ivory Tower. The movie, which […]

Posted in Education | Tagged | Leave a comment

U.S. satellite spies holiday lights from space

Karen Kaplan in www.latimes.com  17 Dec 2014 3:46PM Americans are serious about their Christmas lights — so much […]

Posted in Geography, Remote Sensing, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment

Making the most detailed tweet map ever

By Eric Fischer on December 03 2014  www.mapbox.com (TOTH: www.sensorsandsystems.com) I’ve been tracking geotagged tweets from Twitter’s public […]

Posted in Geography, GIS Resources, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment

Team of young coders build location-based game, using OS OpenData

By Rose, 1 December, 2014 8:00 am Back in August, we shared news about our support at the […]

Posted in GIS News and Information, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment

Top Ten of 2014 (from Sensors & Systems)

16 Dec 2014  Matt Ball in www.sensorsandsystems.com In our regular end-of-the-year reflection, Sensors & Systems looks back over […]

Posted in GIS News and Information, GIS Resources, Remote Sensing, Thoughts on Geospatial, UAS | Leave a comment

New AAG Brochure About Geography Jobs

The new AAG Jobs and Careers in Geography brochure is geared toward recruiting both upper-level high school and […]

Posted in Career Advice, Education, Geography, GIS News and Information, Thoughts on Geospatial | Leave a comment