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Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008

The Australian Landslide Database

PR – Geoscience Australia recently tested an information management technique to allow its landslide data to be presented simultaneously with landslide information available from several other agencies in Australia.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Learn How ArcGIS Data Interoperability Makes Working with a Wide Variety of Spatial Data Formats Pos

PR—The ArcGIS Data Interoperability extension lets ArcGIS Desktop users easily use, share, and distribute data in different formats. To become more familiar with how to use the extension, tune in to the next ESRI live training seminar, Introduction to ArcGIS Data Interoperability.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

The Nokia Maps Story Unfolds With New Integrated Web Services and Other Upgrades

PR — Nokia has released the latest version of its award-winning mobile mapping and navigation service, Nokia Maps, as well as its personalized online mapping experience on Ovi by Nokia. This combination of Nokia Maps plus Ovi is the first free service that allows people to pre-plan their journey at home on their PC and

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Lockheed Martin Selected for Contract by NASA for Next Generation GOES-R Series Weather Satellites

PR– The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced today it has selected Lockheed Martin for award of a contract to build the next-generation Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite R-Series, known as GOES-R, for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The basic contract is for two spacecraft. Two options each provide for one additional spacecraft.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Friedrich Smaxwil New Head of Siemens Transportation Systems France

PR – With effect from December 1, 2008, Friedrich Smaxwil (60) has assumed responsibility for Siemens Transportation Systems France (STS France) at Siemens Mobility in addition to his previous duties. He succeeds Didier Roussel, who has left the company at his own request. Smaxwil is also in charge of the functions Global Accounts and Industrial

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Nokia Acquires Symbian Limited

PR – Nokia today announced that it has completed its offer to acquire Symbian Limited. All conditions to Nokia’s offer to acquire Symbian Limited have been satisfied and it has received valid acceptance of greater than 99.9% of the total Symbian shares that Nokia did not already own. Symbian is the software company that develops

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Nokia World 2008: Transforming The Internet into Your Internet

PR – Imagine a world where we can always connect to our friends and loved ones, where we can know what they’re doing, where they are and how they’re feeling. Imagine a world where we can know what’s going on around us, around the corner and even around the world.

Monday, December 1st, 2008

ESRI Press Updates Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop for the 9.3 Software Release

PR—ESRI Press has published an update to its best-selling book Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop: Basics of ArcView, ArcEditor, and ArcInfo, Second Edition, with revisions that will make the exercises compatible with the latest software release, ArcGIS 9.3.

Monday, December 1st, 2008

S. Calif. Edison Completes First Commercial Rooftop Solar Installation

PR – Southern California Edison (SCE) today announced completion of the first of its proposed 150 solar photovoltaic installations on Southern California commercial rooftops. The project could eventually cover two square miles of existing commercial roofs with 250 million watts of peak generating capacity – equivalent to building several utility-scale solar power plants.

Monday, December 1st, 2008

Wind Turbines Generate More Green Jobs in Ontario

PR – Ontario is turning to wind turbines to help create jobs and power a green energy future.