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13 Historical photos of human entrepreneurship

The 2015 year has ended. To celebrate, we bring you a few historical photographs that remind us that time has not passed taste. The LZ 129 Hindenburg, Zeppelin-type airship, destroyed by a fire when the 6 1937 landed in New Jersey. The accident caused the death of 36 [...]

Inspiration - Trends in GIS technologies - ESRI UC first day

At 2005 it was the first time I attended the ESRI User Conference, always in the same place: The San Diego Convention Center, with big banners hanging from the arches of the long transparent glass corridor. Shocking Arabs with sticky beards and white robes, dark brown African continent with smiles [...]

UPSOCL - A place to be inspired

Its interface is simple, with no sidebars, no ads, just a search form and an almost invisible menu with five categories. It is the site of origin Hispanic speaker UPSOCL, dedicated to share things that are important to the world. Things that inspire, things that intrigue, and things that should be seen. His […]

5 Recommendations for the safety of a surveying equipment

It was difficult to convince the bosses at the time; That the equipment to buy had to be insured against robbery, damages and accidents. It is understandable in the first instance, with questions such as: If the team will then donate to the municipality Why not better that they pay the insurance? Against robberies? Does not this give you possibilities [...]

Almost the last letter to my collaborators ... I did not go

Just today, ten days ago, as you know, I stopped signing the paperwork related to a project that had me occupied and inspired for seven years. Sure they will have been waiting for an explanation, because only a couple of people very close knew them a few days before, although it was planned from the day that I decided [...]

…for now…

Just when the nostalgia of changing context begins to scratch ... I share one of the best farewells I've seen from one of my mentors. As I did not feel inclined to include in the general and institutional post of farewell (you are something else) I comment that: Being the 09: 30 of the 28 day of June [...]

Can I use Google Earth images for the cadastre?

In a good mood with a Dutch friend today, I rescue some similarity between the process that leads to cancer in clinical psychology and the romance of Google Earth for wrong purposes: Stage 1: Scare. A technician goes to the field in response to a request to measure an owner [...]

Vbookz, the best audio player for iPad / iPhone / iPod

The applications of reading aloud are changing the way we enjoy books, no doubt. In particular, I have always liked to relish the remarking and notes with a real book, stop and read slowly to rumear the good prose. But it never occurred to me that going on a trip could be [...]

4 important moments in the history of Geofumadas

- We should have a blog ... said my boss (HM), with his gaze disconnected from this world. I felt sorry for not knowing the word that a man of 73 years had mentioned before my stubborn complaint of why I disconnected the Internet to the municipalities that were doing cadastral maintenance. More than said with [...]


Recycling my lonely nights in Guatemala, right now that I'm about to go there I leave something to entertain. I know, does not fill the obsession with technology ... but it exists. She was a sweet girl with black eyes and smooth hair to the shoulders, of the privileged relatives of employees of the boarding school [...]