To date, the model for geoanalytics has tended to be very transactional: request imagery, analyze imagery, deliver imagery analysis results. Earth Observation is now heading towards a revolutionary model where all data is immediately available, all analysis is performed in near real-time as the data is acquired, and the distribution of the imagery analysis results are […]
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The Planet Labs, one of the leading satellite and mapping startups, announced that it had acquired the Terra Bella – a satellite imaging unit of Google. Google started its short romance with satellite imagery back in 2014 when it acquired Skybox Imaging and rebranded it to Terra Bella last year. Two years ago Google paid for Skybox $500 million. The value of the deal […]
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This website provides access to information about free on-line training videos for use of LiDAR digital elevation data in soil and water conservation applications. It is hosted by the University of Minnesota Water Resources Center. The videos were developed and … Continue reading
Each year, on a Sunday at the end of January or beginning of February, tens of millions of Americans declare their unofficial holiday. More than half the adult population in the US watch The Super Bowl, which determines the championship of American football. The maps and charts below try to capture an essence of this fantastic […]