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Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Success Stories: Tacoma, Washington

May 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  brownfields ewdjt human health our planet, our home unassigned

EPA’s Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) program is aimed at improving the environmental health of communities nationwide while improving the livelihood of the residents who live in those communities. Over the years, successful EWDJT programs have been implemented … Continue reading

Brownfields Job Training is a Win-Win for Job Creation and Environmental Protection

May 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  brownfields ewdjt training unassigned

For nearly two decades, our Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training program has helped put people to work by building a skilled, local environmental workforce equipped to take advantage of the job opportunities created when cleaning up brownfields sites. The … Continue reading

Use Arcade Expressions to Map the Land to Improvement Ratios in Your Area

May 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcade arcade expressions arcgis online local government mapping

An interesting way to look at a community is to map various measures of the value of its parcels, including a measure called the improvement ratio. Many cities, but not all, tax their parcel owners based on the value of … Continue reading

Massive Autonomous Vehicle Sensor Data – What Does It Mean?

May 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  bandwidth guest posts hd maps maps maps for autonomous cars

It was reported by Ford that connected car sensors generate 25 gigabytes of data per hour, and then by the WSJ that a typical autonomous vehicle generates 4 terabytes of data in 90 minutes, and then by Intel of 45 terabits per hour.  All are massive numbers, but why so different?  It points to a […]

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Waymo and Lyft team up to work together on Self-driving car tech

May 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  geo news lyft self-driving cars self driving car waymo

Waymo, Google Alphabet’s self-driving car company, is teaming up with Uber’s competitor Lyft to develop self-driving car tech. The two companies confirmed their partnership to New York Times, providing little detail regarding what exactly the partnership entails and what they will be working on. The ever-changing Self-Driving Car landscape!  Waymo and Lyft have a common competitor in Uber, and that is a […]

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Waymo vs. Uber Update

May 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at In The Scan under tags  uncategorized

A quick update on the Waymo vs. Uber court case. Last week Uber suffered a setback in their court case when the judge referred the case to the U.S. attorney for an investigation into the possible theft of trade secrets … Continue reading

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Paid Student Internship at the Geo Business Show in London

May 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  blog events geo business show 2017 gis gis cloud

We are looking for Geography/GIS students for an internship at the Geo Business Show in London, UK, from 23rd to 24th of May, 2017.   Paid internship includes communication with the visitors and coordinating with GIS Cloud team at the event on May 23 and 24 (8-hour shifts). Interns will need to learn the basics...

New 2017 Global Internet Map by TeleGeography is amazing and now you can win it!

May 14 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  maps telegeography

Sometimes you need a single look to know that you want something badly. When I saw the 2017 edition of TeleGeography’s Global Internet Map, it was love at first sight. I knew that I need to have it in my maps collection! But if I want it so much, you must feel the same way! So […]

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Going, going, gone! Disneyland’s original hand-drawn map up for auction

May 14 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  featured maps

It was September 1953, and one of the greatest visionaries in American history was feverishly trying to turn his dream into a reality. Walt Disney knew if he wanted to secure the funds he required to build an amusement park, he would need to show his investors exactly what he planned to do with their […]

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7 things to know about the drone rules proposed by Europe

May 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  drones european union

With millions of drones already in operation in the European Union, the risk of a UAV colliding into a manned aircraft, damaging critical infrastructure, or invading a person’s privacy has become suddenly all too real.  Understandably, the civil aviation agency is working to regulate the air space by laying down rules with regards to unmanned […]

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Harness the Power of Data in Politics, Health, Finance and Navigation

May 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GISCafe Voice under tags  analytics arcgis esri geospatial gis

Erek Dyskant, co-founder of BlueLabs, an analytics and technology company dedicated to harnessing the power of data to produce meaningful two-way engagement between people and organizations, aims to empower individuals to take steps that “make their political voice heard, improve their health, and strengthen their financial security.” As lead of the BlueLabs healthcare & public […]

ArcGIS Pro Tips: 5 Tips For Fixing Broken Data Links

May 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis desktop arcgis pro arcgis pro tips data editing

When you add a map, scene, or layer to your ArcGIS project, you want to be able to get to work right away. Usually, you can do just that. However, sometimes reality isn’t quite so smooth. One small speedbump that … Continue reading

Episode 4: Coders on Couches Drinking Coffee – littleBits

May 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Safe Software Blog under tags  about data coders on couches internet of things iot littlebits

littleBits is a kit of electronic building blocks — like lights, speakers, sensors, and buttons — that you can snap together to build custom prototypes. It’s designed to get kids interested in technology — but we think it’s pretty fun for all ages! In this episode, we’re joined by Don Murray, (President and co-founder of Safe) and Jen (FME Server tech […]

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GIS Cloud Presentation at MundoGEO#Connect Latin America

May 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  blog events people

  Today, 12th of May 2017, GIS Cloud team will give a talk and show a demo at MundoGEO#Connect 2017  about “Building Intelligent Cities by Engaging Citizens Through Collaborative Solutions” at 15h, Auditorium A.   During the conference, you can visit GIS Cloud stand (No. 072) in the exhibition space, try our solutions or request...

Introducing Airbus Aerial, the new commercial drone player in town

May 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  airbus drones

The battle for commercial drone dominance in the United States and Europe is heating up with the emergence of a new player: Airbus. The aeronautics giant has just announced the launch of its new business – a new commercial drone startup called Airbus Aerial. Initially, the business will focus on using drones to develop aerial […]

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