For Developers

Processing big data with GeoWave (part 1)

What happens when Big Data repositories become too big to analyze? GeoWave is a software library that connects the scalability of distributed computing frameworks and key-value stores with modern geospatial software to store, retrieve and analyze massive geospatial datasets.

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The SpaceNet Challenge: help us to harness machine learning to make maps more current and complete

We recently launched SpaceNet on AWS, an open corpus of training data established with the goal of enabling advancements in machine learning using satellite imagery. To accelerate this initiative, we’re thrilled to announce The SpaceNet Challenge in collaboration with CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA, which is being facilitated by Topcoder. This…

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Harnessing crowds of humans to train machines

If you’ve recently searched your phone’s photo library using face recognition technology or read about the recent road tests of self-driving cars, you’ve seen applications of deep learning in action. Most of us still associate artificial intelligence with popular science fiction movies, but many real world applications of for these…

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