April GeoNews You Might have Missed: Musk, USGS, Mobile Ads, Open Data

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News you might have missed: Elon Musk wants into government spy satellite contracts. USGS updates cartography and markets to developers. Location-based advertising growing at remarkable rates. Esri’s Open Data Initiative quietly goes to beta.


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Image courtesy SpaceX: CRS-3 Dragon resupply mission to space station.

Show Notes

Nine New Satellite Companies: Which Will Make it? - Directions Magazine
USGS Webinar: Using The National Map Services to Enable your Web and Mobile Mapping Efforts - Directions Magazine
Revised West Virginia, New Jersey and Georgia Maps Feature New Design - Directions Magazine
Mobile Location-Based Advertising will be worth € 10.7 billion in 2018 - Directions Magazine
Elon Musk's Statement to US Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense | SpaceX
Elon Musk to Congress: Let SpaceX compete for launch services - UPI.com
Ten Things You Need to Know About Esri's Open Data Initiative - Directions Magazine

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