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What Are Your Favorite Ways to Get News?

Technology changes everything. My kids have more social contact that I ever did at their age.


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POB … A Place to Connect

Offices are fine. Plenty of staples, swivel chairs and people who share the same grievances about parking lots and vending machines.


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Ford Replaces E-Series Vans With Popular European Transit

Ford replaces E-Series commercial vans with popular European model.


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Laser Scanners on Prime-Time TV

 In July, laser scanning historic structures went prime time with the PBS TV series “Time Scanners,” and that’s a good thing for the professionals who read POB.


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Will Government Enforcement Get Ahead of the Proliferation of Drones?

Alfred Gates is a big believer in the potential of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), also commonly referred to as drones.


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Lions and Tigers and Technology … Oh My

How do you feel about technology’s impact on what you do?


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Rules for Use of Drones Are Needed Soon

 Getting a structure of rules of use for drones as well as a standard of competence for operators is essential and needs to be done as soon as possible.  


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As laser scanners become more popular, the need for training grows

 Two-thirds of laser scanner users plan to take training but only one-quarter of users believe there is adequate training available. 


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Salary & Benefits Study Shows Who POB Readers Are

Thanks to our annual Salary & Benefits Study conducted by the BNP Market Research Division, we have a pretty good snapshot of who you, the readers of POB, are. 


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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

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2015 January

In this January 2015 issue of POB, we take a look at integrated technologies that provide real-time 3D measurements of a Brisbane construction site.

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Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)

With the unmanned aerial system (UAS) presence growing in surveying, you will in 2015:
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