Month: February 2009

3D Perspectives Three Questions for Frank Gehry

  The three questions Kate Bourdet of 3DPerspectives asked Pritzker Prize-winning architect Frank Gehry are as follows: Can you tell me if you believe in 3D is a universal language? Can you tell me what Innovation means to you? What is

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NEWS RELEASE-Autodesk Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year Fiscal 2009 Financial Results

Autodesk Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year Fiscal 2009 Financial Results SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Autodesk, Inc. today reported revenue of $490 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009, a decrease of 18 percent over the

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Certified Survey Technician Program

You can increase your skills and better your career by becoming a Certified Survey Technician (CST) The Certified Survey Technician (CST) program is sponsored by the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS) and is a comprehensive national certification program for

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Asian Surveying and Mapping-Mapping Ancient Egyptian Sites

Here is an interesting and fun article I found at the Asian Surveying & Mapping website about Egyptologist using surveying techniques and equipment to map ancient Egyptian sites. It’s great to see when land surveying is used in ways beyond 

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NEWS RELEASE-Trimble Takes its Outdoor Rugged Computers to the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race

Trimble Takes its Outdoor Rugged Computers to the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Versatile Trimble Computers Deployed for the Toughest Race on Earth SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 25, 2009 — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it is providing outdoor rugged

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Business Video-Search Engine Optimization – Nine Ways to Maximize Marketing Dollars

Search Engine Optimization – Nine Ways to Maximize Marketing Dollars Step 2 of 9 Steps.

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Professional Land Surveyor Link- OGE – Ordre des Géomètres-Experts

Professional Land Surveyor Link ==>>OGE – Ordre des Géomètres-Experts

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MAPPS Identifies More Than $73 Billion in Potential Geospatial Spending in Stimulus Bill Analysis

RESTON, VA, February 23, 2009 – The economic stimulus bill passed by Congress and signed into law last week by President Obama includes more than $73 billion in programs that will require geospatial data, technology, services and applications in at

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Business Video-Smart Bridge-BusinessWeek

Professional Land Surveyor Source: Businessweek.com

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How Did You Get Started in Surveying?

How did you get started in surveying? – is a forum started by ChrisR in The Professional Land Surveyors Forum. He posted how he got started in surveying, as I did, too. So, How did you get your start as

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NEWS RELEASE-ESRI’s ArcGIS for AutoCAD Provides Easy GIS and CAD Interoperability

New Version Allows AutoCAD Users to Share and Use GIS Information without Disrupting CAD Workflow Redlands, California—The ArcGIS for AutoCAD free download by ESRI has radically improved the ease with which users can share and use geographic information system (GIS)

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Professional Land Surveyor Group on Facebook

I just started the Professional Land Surveyor Group on Facebook. This is an open invitation to all the Professional Land Surveyors, Engineers, Architects, GIS, GPS, Mappers and related professionals to join in and participate. I look forward to your ideas

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LAND SURVEYING VIDEO – YouTube Survey Point #4 True to Magnetic Bearings

Land Surveying Video by SurveyPoints on YouTube.com

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Historic Map-Vertical section of the bed of the Atlantic Ocean, from Valencia, Ireland, to Trinity Bay, Newfoundland

I found this interesting historic map at a History of the Atlantic Cable & Undersea Communications from the first submarine cable of 1850 to the worldwide fiber optic network site. This site also has other historic Submarine Cable Route Maps,

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NEWS RELEASE-With ESRI ELA, Jefferson County, Kansas, Delivers GIS to More Departments

With ESRI ELA, Jefferson County, Kansas, Delivers GIS to More Departments Extending GIS across the Enterprise Improves Communication and Application Development The ELA opened up a path for us to move GIS into departments like health and the register of

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Business Video-Using the Web – Nine Ways to Maximize Marketing Dollars

Using the Web – Nine Ways to Maximize Marketing Dollars Part 1 of 9.

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NEWS RELEASE-TerraGo Technologies Announces New Browser-Based Solution for ESRI ArcGIS Server

TerraGo Technologies Announces New Browser-Based Solution for ESRI ArcGIS Server TerraGo® Technologies today announced the availability of Composer for Server® – a new solution that enables grab-and-go access to all types of geo-located content from an ESRI ArcGIS Server. Atlanta,

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Business Video-Marketing During a Recession – Nine Ways to Market Your Business on the Web

Marketing During a Recession – Nine Ways to Market Your Business on the Web. Check back every Wednesday for the  9 Steps Business Videos to Marketing During a Recession.

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Post Your Resume for FREE on The Professional Land Surveyor Forum

FREE Job Listing I am pleased to announce that you can Post Your Resume for FREE on The Professional Land Surveyor Forum. Whether you are out of work and looking for a job, or are looking for new Career opportunities,

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LAND SURVEYING VIDEO-YouTube – How Ordnance Survey Makes Maps

YouTube – How Ordnance Survey makes maps.

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