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GlobalXplorer blog series, part 1: monitoring and preventing looting in Peru

Earlier this year, National Geographic Fellow Dr. Sarah Parcak announced plans to use a $1 million TED Prize to turn everyday global citizens into space archaeologists. What does that mean, exactly? By leveraging DigitalGlobe‚Äôs high-resolution satellite imagery and crowdsourcing platform, volunteer explorers will be able to help monitor known archaeological…

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Curious about the buzz over crowdsourcing?

As a student of innovation and disciple of the teachings of Clayton Christensen and Geoffrey Moore, I feel really fortunate to be a participant in the market disruption occurring through the application of crowdsourcing to the GEOINT industry. Today we have over 1 million members of our Tomnod community who…

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