Satellite Imagery

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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Making imagery more useful and beautiful with automated methods

Our friends at Planet Labs recently published a blog post on the manual methods that can be used to compensate for the ways that atmospheric conditions can affect the usefulness and visual consistency of satellite imagery. As the author points out, all earth observing satellites have to deal with the…

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