Category Archives: Geo

Video – The Complete Guide to Geocaching Etiquette

TweetSomething fun and useful for you geocachers or those of you wanting to introduce the family to geocaching over the holidays… via Geocaching.com. From the resource… “What is Geocaching?” and seen the Beginner’s Guide to Finding a Geocache, it’s time … Continue reading

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Dalhousie University GIS Prof seeks solution to student ignorance of geography

TweetA cool story on a popular topic that rears its head every year or so, students and their lack of geographic skills and understanding of the Earth. Imagine a group of Canadian University students not being able to locate the … Continue reading

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Now That’s A Cool Globe!

TweetA little fun here as I share a pic I snapped walking through our urban core and stumbled onto a cool, little shop that was enticing people in by using Globes. Not just any globe, this place had a pretty … Continue reading

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USGIF Trajectorymag Coming in June from the USGIF

TweetInfo about this tidbit from the USGIF came to me via Twitter this morning as I noticed that the USGIF is planning a new magazine… it appears that it will be an online publication, however, I suppose it could also … Continue reading

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10 New, Must-Read GIS user Articles of Interest

TweetA number of fun, educational, and interesting articles and blogs have hit GISuser recently. In case you missed out, here’s a quick list of 10 hand-picked, must-read Geo Tech stories… enjoy! Geospatial Technologies and GIS to model predictive behavior and … Continue reading

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OpenStreetMap Developer Hack Weekend at GeoIQ, Washington, D.C.

TweetOver on the GeoIQ blog Andrew Turner has penned details of a coming hack fest, OpenStreetMap Hack Ween-end. The GeekFest is scheduled to take place at the GeoIQ HQ in D.C.  on Feb 18 and 19 and promises to be … Continue reading

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Gotta love those cool autumn days!

TweetSometimes you need to just kick back and enjoy the day… You gotta just love the fall season with the change in colors and that cool feeling in the air… I had to share this shot from the other day, … Continue reading

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Get listed in the GISuser Geo Tech. directory

TweetHeads-up, we just added GIS/Geo tech directory (Beta) to the site. Please feel free to add your listing if you have “geo” related apps, services, or ??? See details Feel free to submit suggestions for new cats or whatever you … Continue reading

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Trulia Rolls out Trulia Pro program for the real estate industry

TweetInteresting to see an innovative business model roll out.. .case in point, the new Trulia Pro Program. The popular real-estate mashup resource is now offering users a chance to advertise and make some cash while at it. What will make … Continue reading

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Geospatial Line of Business consolidating Federal geospatial-related investments

TweetA useful resource for you Geospatial technology business owners and Federal contractors… GLOB has a vision of developing a a more coordinated approach to producing, maintaining, and using geospatial data, and will ensure sustainable participation from Federal partners to establish … Continue reading

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The long awaited 3 year NAFTA TN visa

TweetThis interesting tidbit comes to me via an immigration lawyer who provides loads of goodies… Joe Grasmick (See grasmick.com). Joe has followed the NAFTA TN visa for years now and apparently has the scoop on the long awaited 3 year … Continue reading

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A Denver Open StreetMap Party

TweetSeems that Denver will the the place to be next week for the next Open StreetMap mapping party. Peter Batty informs us via GeoThought blog that him and a couple of colleagues will be running a week-end mapfest, best of … Continue reading

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