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Matt Toon
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It's amazing what you can do from your bedroom these days. :-)
Thomas van Linge is one of the amateur cartographers that are making sense of the complexities of the Syrian conflict.
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The internet of fridges is back....
The BBC takes at look at LG's latest attempt to reinvent the fridge by connecting it to the internet.
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What?
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Always like these articles. Size doesn't always matter but it does show potential.
 
How big is Africa really? Much bigger than it looks on most maps which use the Mercator projection. In 2010, we plotted a map of Africa using Gall's Stereographic Cylindrical Projection (1855), which gives a truer indication of the continent's size compared to others http://econ.st/1GjCoIU #econarchive (2010)
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Questions and Answers.
Answer 1 of 11: Remember when you were a kid, in math class, and the teacher said "to solve for four unknowns, we need four equations."? Well, that's the cas...
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If I were an explorer I would be Lewis AND Clark. I scored 17 on http://g.co/smartypins. See if you can beat me.

Ok it was the world cup one, and I made one silly mistake!
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If I were an explorer I would be Lewis AND Clark. I scored 17 on http://smartypins.withgoogle.com/#world-cup. See if you can beat me.
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Some great reviews here.

Comedy gold....
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Something I learnt today.
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some of the related ones are with a bit of a gringo accent though - you can get official pronounciations from search too: https://www.google.com/search?q=gigabyte
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Milk or not, that is the question.

(the answer is no milk of course).
Venture serving only porridge-based dishes follows trend for ‘brinner’ – using foods associated with breakfast and ‘reinventing’ them for dinner
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Nice view today.
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Nice weather-lucky you
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Some things are just worth doing.
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Hmm looks at Endomondo and thinks, why no Street View in you?
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Not many cycles racked here.
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Maybe a local wizard has a spell that turns bikes into dogs.
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Lead Geospatial Sales Engineer
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  • Google
    Lead Geospatial Sales Engineer, present
  • ESRI (UK)
  • Kingston University
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London-ish
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London - Kingston Upon Thames
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Geo shouldn't just be for academics and self appointed experts.
Introduction
I help people do geo.
Bragging rights
I once took a wicket.
Education
  • Cranfield University
    Remote Sensing, 1993 - 1994
  • Kingston University
    GIS, 1990 - 1993
  • St Dunstan's College
    1979 - 1990
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Good vegetarian options even on the BBQ. Great views in the summer. Can get busy so get there early.
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Great burgers if you like meat.
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Get up early and go hiking in this amazing place to beat the crowds in the summer. Get some water boots and go up the Narrows for some amazing fun.
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Great no frills motel/lodge that is convenient for local restaurants and amenities. Clean rooms and small spa and functional breakfast. For the price it's a steal.
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Awesome rocks, great hikes and rangers. What more could you want?
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Tenaya lake is one of the best places to stop in Yosemite. You can get away from the lazy road people by walking on to the beach or even hiking the trail on the far side. You can easily get some peace and quiet.
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