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Location and the Web Are Quickly Merging

Today we have a guest post from Adam DuVander. We’ve asked WhereCampPDX participants to talk about what they’re excited about right now, and this is the first of the set. There’s no doubt that the Web has recently gone more mobile. Many of us have Internet access just about everywhere we go. Over the last […]

Join us for WhereCampPDX 2010

WhereCampPDX 2010 planning is in full swing and organizers are meeting weekly. The geo-unconference is slated for September 25th at Metro Regional Center. Several other WhereCamp events including parties, app demos, hacking sessions, and geolocative gaming are also in the works. WhereCampPDX is designed and built by the local PDX community and all are welcome […]

Unofficial CivicApps Meetup this Saturday

Join us to talk about CivicApps, the City of Portland’s open data project, this Saturday at NedSpace Oldtown. We’ll start at 10AM with a little show-and-tell session, then attendees can split into groups to look through the data or work on projects that use it. This is an unofficial meetup, not sponsored by the city, […]

Thank You!

Thank you so much to all of the WhereCamp organizers, volunteers, sponsors, and attendees who helped make the weekend fabulous. We had people traveling from as far away as Washington, D.C., as well as a great set of local Portland GIS users, planners, and geo-nerds. Here’s a few highlights from around the web. Kate Chapman […]

How to Win at WhereCamp

Are you planning to attend WhereCampPDX this weekend? Here’s a guide to making the most of it. Friday night: View Larger Map The kickoff party starts at 6pm sharp at Gallery Homeland. Help us finalize our plans by RSVPing on Upcoming. You can earn bonus points by helping set up and tear down (we need […]