We’ve all been in a situation where our expertise in or familiarity with GIS turns us into a mini-lecturer on the topic. You might be chatting with a fellow passenger on a plane or be giving a lightning talk, a quick five minute presentation on the topic. What three ideas should you share?
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Google announced new location services APIs, a new Google Maps and a visual refresh for Google Maps at Google I/O last week. There was lots of descriptive coverage from the mainstream and tech press. But there was very little response from the geospatial community - except from Esri. Who should or should not be excited about the new Google Maps and APIs?