Google Earth hits prime time on Canada AM…
Archives for October 2007
New from AT&T subscribers, another cool local search application.
In each edition of the GISuser Today newsletter we list some of Glenn’s favorite things. The following appeared in the Oct 30, 2007 edition.
Via way of the Gogole maps API blog we hear about 2 new articles on KML
1Spatial contribution to GITA, Network Newsletter — Data quality is a massive concern for those involved in information technology and the software business globally… Read on for a unique opportunity for the entire geospatial community to collaborate and provide their feedback on this very important global issue.
According to LAPTOP Magazine, the Nokia N810 has won the Best of CTIA Award for Best Overall Product The Linux tablet is the newest device in the company’s Nseries line, was honored with LAPTOP’s Best of CTIA Award in the Best Overall Product category at the CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment 2007 Show.
This from the OSGeo Conference committee…
Sebastopol, CA, October 29, 2007–RailsConf 2008 is returning to the Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Oregon, from May 29-June 1, 2008. RailsConf, co-produced by Ruby Central, Inc. and O’Reilly Media, Inc., will gather over 1,600 attendees for four days of keynotes, sessions, tutorials, panels, and events to explore the latest Rails developments.
MELBOURNE, Australia– The REA Group (ASX:REA) (realestate.com.au Ltd and its subsidiary businesses) announced today the signing of a new Enterprise Agreement with search leader Google. This signifies the beginning of a worldwide Google Maps licensing arrangement between the two businesses.
Some notes on venture capital (VC) for the LBS space… a session at the Navteq Connections event this week provided us with a chance to hear from some venture capitalists and their thoughts on LBS and location technologies.