Category Archives: where2.0

State of the Map (USA) and WhereCamp PDX Reminders

TweetA little reminder here about the coming State of the Map (USA) event taking place this fall in Portland, Oregon – see http://stateofthemap.us/. About the event… The OpenStreetMap conference brings together people who care about OpenStreetMap to advance the world’s … Continue reading

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OpenPaths – NearFar News Through Data #whereconf

TweetIn a talk titled “NearFar News Through Data”, Jer Thorp (The New York Times) introduced us to the clever OpenPaths service, an community project initiated by the Research and Development Lab at the New York Times Company. Using their mobile … Continue reading

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Where2.0 #whereconf 2012 Tuesday Morning Livestream Session Updates

TweetThis morning (April 3, 2012) there was a flurry of activity and a few announcements made at the popular Where2.0 conference – you know, the cool, geeky event attracting geeks from all walks of life who are interested in social, … Continue reading

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See The Where2.0 #Whereconf Livestreams on Tuesday and Wednesday

TweetOnce again it’s time for Where2.0, the popular location technology event taking place this year April 2-4 in San Fran. Some good news for those of you who can’t make it to the event as the O’reilly Media team is … Continue reading

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2012 O’reilly Where2.0 Event Registration is A Go

TweetYes indeed, registration is now open for the 2012 O’reilly Where2.0 Event – Save the Date, April 2-4, 2012 at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, CA.  Chair Brady Forrest has organized Where around the tracks of Mobile Development, Location … Continue reading

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Save The Date – WhereCamp SoCal 2 To Hit Santa Monica August 26-27

TweetHere’s a geoGeek meetup of interest to anyone in SoCal or interested in heading to Socal next month… Event Details: WhereCamp SoCal – Friday, August 26th (evening) – Saturday, August 27th Google Santa Monica Office  Santa Monica, CA About the … Continue reading

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Crowd Sourcing and the Old Weather Project – a WhereCampDC Video

TweetIf crowd-sourcing is something that interests you then you’ll really dig this presentation from the recent WhereCampDC describing in detail the amazing OldWeather project – and yes, you can become a captain! A tip abotu this awesome project came from … Continue reading

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SimpleGeo Places Data is Open and copyright free

TweetSurprising many at Where2.0 was Matt Galligan of Simplgeo (See @mg on Twitter). Feeling in a generous mood, SimpleGeo announced that their Places data is now open – really open, as in Creative Commons Zero (CC0) and copyright free. Galligan … Continue reading

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The O’reilly Media #where20 Livestreams – Where2.0 Presentations

TweetDidn’t manage to talk the boss into sending you to Where2.0 this year? Hey no worries as the cool crew at O’reilly Media has done their usual fabulous job of sharing. You can venture over to their Livestream website HERE … Continue reading

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Leveraging Location – Groupon, Facebook, Google, Foursquare + More at Where2.0

TweetStill thinking about attneding Where2.0 in Santa Clara CA? IF so here’s a discount code (WHR11GU) that can save you a couple of $$.  Some details of the popular location tech event…  Now in it’s 7th year, the O’Reilly Where … Continue reading

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Where2.0 Event Adds LBS + Marketing Bootcamp

TweetThinking of heading to SoCal for another awesome Where2.0 event this year? Scheduled for Mid-April, this yer O’reilly is adding a boot camp to the agenda, slated to run April 19th. The focus of the camp is how to leverage … Continue reading

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Reminder – O’Reilly Where 2.0 Conference, April 19-21, 2011

TweetA short reminder here that the date has been set for next year’s O’reilly WHERE2.0 event #where20. Mark your calendars, April 19-21, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara in Santa Clara, California. A little about the event… In its … Continue reading

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