Podcast: Making Sense of Trimble’s Acquisition of SketchUp

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Last week Google sold off its 3D sketching product, SketchUp to Trimble. What is Trimble's plan? To move into near real time 3D modeling? To move into BIM?

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Trimble - Indoor Mobile Mapping Solution - Indoor Mapping
2010-2011 Review of Publicly Traded Location Technology Stocks - Directions Magazine
TRMB Stock Quote
Trimble Acquires Gatewing to Expand its Survey Solutions to Include Aerial Mapping - Directions Magazine
Update 2: Trimble buys SketchUp from Google - WorldCAD Access
Constructech magazine | SketchUp Acquisition: The Big Picture
SketchUp FAQ on Acquisition by Trimble (pdf)
A new home for SketchUp - Official Google SketchUp Blog
Trimble to Enhance its Office-to-Field Platform with the Acquisition of Google’s SketchUp 3D Modeling Platform