Bringing crowdsourced mapping to the classroom

Education systems globally are focused on exposing more students to science, technology, engineering and math—STEM. Introducing students to the world of satellite imagery and crowdsourced mapping can help to teach them, through experiential learning, concepts of physics, geometry, geography, open source technology and more. DigitalGlobe is well positioned to enrich STEM curriculum…

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GEOINT for everyone

As we kick off the year’s premier geospatial intelligence symposium, GEOINT 2015, DigitalGlobe is thrilled to share some of the work we’ve been doing that aligns with the conference theme of broadening the discipline’s appeal to sectors beyond the early-adopter defense and intelligence communities. Earlier this month, the presence of…

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Selfie from space and the State of the Map

The State of the Map is strong. You could use a lot more words to summarize the energy at the 2015 State of the Map U.S. conference, but why bother? This past weekend, the future of geo teamed up at the United Nations (the most appropriate place on the planet…

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