Choices for 10 am include virtual geocashing, why location-based apps suck and “Illuminating the Dark Geoweb”.
I’m sitting on a plushy rug and Brian is telling what’s wrong with existing location-based apps. A little bitch session – an okay approach to needs assessment, I guess. For starters, he’s beating up chizow, on his own software.
Folks agree to keep an eye on Galileo, the EU answer to GPS that was started with a bunch of Alcatel types and is now public. Now discussing how accuracy can be withdrawn in times of war and competition from the Russian GLONASS.
Get this distinction!:
Accuracy: Is it right or not?
Precision: How many decimal points?
The art of of what accuracy is changing as fast as customer demand for speed. [Indeed. Nigel Calder is so right.]