Last week Google added some search tools to its Map Data API. While the announcement made few waves in a holiday-focused geospatial community, its implications are worth considering as they lay out the small steps Google is making to draw developers to its vision for geospatial cloud computing.
Joining an ESRI user group is a great way to meet other ESRI software users and share information, data, software tips, and project experiences. There are local, regional, and industry-specific user groups to choose from. To find a user group, visit www.esri.com/usergroups.