Category: Geographic information

The Silent Revolution – Not.

Hitting the nail on the head may create sparks. I agree with Steven Ramage, the phrase ‘silent revolution’ is annoying. But there’s another phrase that’s worse, and that’s ‘now is the time for’ … anything. In this context, it’s ‘now is the time for geospatial’. It could be, ‘now is the time for geographic information’.…
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Geography for insane humans

I rewrote their headline over coffee. It should have said, “1 Woman, 12 Months, 52 Places and this small, but perfectly formed, video graphic” – but when I read the @nytimes article, something more profound hit me. In short, Jada Yuan was the lucky/unlucky applicant picked to visit 52 far-flung destinations in one year. Her…
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