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Webinar – Sub-Meter GPS Accuracy on a Budget

TweetHere’s a webinar of interest to those involved in field data collection and concerned about accuracy. The webinar from Juniper Systems takes place Thursday (today) at 11 AM MDT (10 Pacific) In this webinar, Juniper Systems’ GIS experts will demonstrate … Continue reading

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BlackBerry Passport Targets the Business User

TweetI have to ask myself, what will the over/under be on the date when I see one of these in the wild?? Yep, BlackBerry is at it again with a new device for the business professional – enter the Passport.

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Multi-Point Video Conferencing Tools to Make Your Life Easier

TweetVideo conferencing can make life so much easier for you and your business, if you have the right tools. If you don’t have the right system in place, however, it can be frustrating, time consuming and expensive. Blue Jeans Multi-point … Continue reading

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Prepare for iOS Sharing Overload as iPhone 6 land in the hands of customers

TweetSelling out once again, the iPhone 6 is THE most expensive iPhone to date! Ughh.. here we are again, the dreaded iPhone delivery day. Yes indeed, today is the day that iPhone 6 and 6 Plus customers will start receiving … Continue reading

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Mapping the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail – 2,650 miles from Mexico to Canada

TweetThe Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCT ) is a treasured pathway through some of the most outstanding scenic terrain in the United States. Beginning in southern California at the Mexican border, the PCT travels a total distance of … Continue reading

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Tips for Gaining Competitive Edge in the Job Market

TweetIn honor of National Health IT Week Sept. 15-19, American Sentinel University details some of the must-have skills health IT professionals need for gaining a competitive edge in the current healthcare marketplace. A recent study by HIMSS shows demand for qualified … Continue reading

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Make your own maps with Google Maps Gallery & My Maps

TweetSomething new from the Google Maps crew today – Google my Maps. By the end of this year, all maps created in classic Google Maps will automatically upgrade to the new My Maps, but to get started right away, open … Continue reading

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The Nation is Calling for 3D Data – via the USGS

TweetThis from the USGS… The 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) is a national initiative to accelerate the collection of 3-dimensional elevation data, to manage the authoritative lidar and ifsar datasets, and to provide elevation products and services to everyone for applications ranging from … Continue reading

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2015 Best Colleges Rankings Like UC Berkeley, Williams College, and Princeton

TweetU.S. News & World Report today released the 30th edition of its flagship Best Colleges rankings, which measure academic excellence. For the second year in a row, Princeton University claims sole possession of the No. 1 spot in the Best … Continue reading

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The HP Z Workstation Family Gets More Powerful, Expansive, and downright Impressive!

TweetHP has added to the popular, and ultra powerful lineup of their Z workstation portfolio. From the company… HP today introduced its most powerful Z Workstations, combining increased system expandability, higher-speed memory and multicore updates, as well as access to … Continue reading

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Dev Tip – Learn Python in 24 Hours!

TweetPython, all the geeks are learning Python, most employers are craving employees who have some grasp of the popular language… here’s a couple of resources that could help kick start you with some desirable skills: Python: Learn Python in 24 … Continue reading

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4D Fun – Holy Roller Coasters, Batman the Ride!

TweetCoasters have gone 4D according to Six Flags as the latest addition to the thrill rides at Six Flag in Texas comes via Batman the Ride… Woohoo, buckle in!  

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