Advanced Technologies

How DigitalGlobe is helping people “see better oceans”

Did you know that about 71% of the earth’s surface is covered with water? That’s why the work performed by DigitalGlobe Marine Services—which enables government agencies and commercial fishing organizations to unlock critical information about our changing oceans—is so important. The fishing industry is critical to our global economy and…

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See the world, vividly

It’s my pleasure to announce an exciting milestone in the initial build out of Basemap +Vivid. This week, our world-class production team finished the mosaic of Alaska–meaning we’ve completed the +Vivid mosaic of the entire world. Our revolutionary large-area mosaic product covers over 99% of the world’s population (across 155…

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Spatial on Demand: even better for 2017

A lot of people ask me, “Shea, what exactly do you do?” Now, I could give them a long speech about working for the leading satellite imagery company on the planet, and that we do cool stuff like put satellites in orbit and collect the images your Uber driver uses…

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