Author Archives: glenn

Temperate Rainforests in OR, WA, BC, Alaska experience irreparable losses

TweetMore bad news as climate change and rainforest experts warned that without drastic and immediate cuts to greenhouse gas emissions and new forest protections, the world’s most expansive stretch of temperate rainforests from Alaska to the coast redwoods will experience … Continue reading

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List Your Business with Apple Maps Connect Canada, Germany and France

TweetEver wanted to add/include details of your business into Apple Maps? Well, now business owners in Canada, German, and France have access to Apple Business Listings via Maps Connect. To use the service a user must have an Apple Account … Continue reading

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Data Collection 101 – Creating an Urban Art Walking Tour with FulcrumApp

TweetIt was a beautiful Sunday here in the PacNW so what better way to kill the morning than by walking around the beautiful downtown core in Victoria BC while testing out a little data collection using FulcrumApp.

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North Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study Webinars

TweetNorth Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study, is designed to help local communities better understand changing flood risks associated with climate change and to provide tools to help those communities better prepare for future flood risks. It builds on lessons learned from … Continue reading

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New Rules Coming for Drone and UAV Operators

TweetNobody likes too much Government intervention, however, with the number of “near misses” between UAVs (drones) and commercial aircraft on the rise, not to mention the privacy concerns, it was only a matter of time before the rules get stepped … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Geo Crossword Puzzle Fun

TweetA little GeoGeeky Valentine’s Day fun for you Geo Lovebirds! A fun crossword with a Valentine theme courtesy of the US Census Bureau… enjoy! See also more Valentine’s Day facts and figures – Wondering, what’s the most romantic place, Loveland … Continue reading

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5 Things on Friday – Hackathons, Architecture, Smartphone Usage and Beer from Sewage!

TweetAnother busy week has blown by and once again I had the pleasure of being introduced to many cool things on the web and around the GeoWeb. And so,  I’m pleased to share with you just 5 of the Cool … Continue reading

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2015 Esri Federal User Conference videos #FedUC

TweetSorry, you can’t watch the FedUC videos on Netflix yet, however, Esri has made them available online! Check em all out here… enjoy Jack’s vision for the future and the building of a resilient nation. More info also available at … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why You Should Love Twitter!

TweetI gotta admit, I’m really tired of hearing from people that they think Twitter is simply a waste of time, or a stupid social network for boasting about your cat or where you eat or for sharing a selfie etc… … Continue reading

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Mil-Oss Student Hackathon

TweetAn event of interest for students and developers from Mil-OSS. Details…

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Safe Software WEBINAR – Geospatial and Minecraft – Why You Should Care

TweetTop organizations are using Minecraft for real-world geospatial scenarios. But why? And how? Join us as we explore actual customer examples to find out.

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Amazing Videos – KLM Takes you on a Spectacular Flight to St. Maarten on the 747 400

TweetI love flying, I mean who doesn’t? I simply had to share this amazing video from KLM that lets you experience the flight from Amsterdam to St. Maarten inside the cockpit of the massive KLM 747 400 aircraft and drop … Continue reading

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