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Social Networks and Personal Digital Archives – it’s up to you.

Gary Gale, Director of Places at Nokia, was a keenly anticipated speaker on this years EEO-AGI seminar series.  Gary has many years experience in the world of tech and GIS having worked for Yahoo for many years before switching to … Continue reading

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Mapping through social media

Mapping social networks is not a new concept, but this image is worth a quick look.  It shows the origin of tweets and presents them as heat map but uses intensity to represent clusters.  The effect is that it looks … Continue reading

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Cartography to the rescue

A nice short video that @kennethfield brought to my attention.  It shows how mapping has helped empower local Venezuelans to work to protect the land they have lived on for centuries. The mapping started off simple with sketches of what … Continue reading

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