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Why does truth matter in satellite imagery?

Last December, my 14-year-old daughter made a frantic call to her IT support person: me. “Dad,” she shouted, “I need help with my computer!” She makes these calls regularly, since (like most of us) there’s always something about technology—hardware, software, network, device interoperability—that she finds totally frustrating. “What’s the matter,…

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Bringing satellite imagery into classrooms to inspire students

Yesterday DigitalGlobe employees across the country participated in a classroom outreach initiative in honor of GIS Day, a global celebration of geographic information systems technology during Geography Awareness Week. DigitalGlobe partnered with the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) to present the magic of satellites, mapping and crowdsourcing to over…

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