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Google Earth and Maps updated with sharper satellite imagery

Google Earth and Maps updated with sharper satellite imagery

The tech giant has added more details and better colours to the apps. Both the applications will feature the data captured by Landsat 8 satellite, which was launched in 2013. Now users can witness new and improved services in both the apps. The new update will enhance the image quality and provide sharper satellite imagery to users.

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NASA plans to send robotic service mission in space

NASA plans to send robotic service mission in space

NASA is considering of sending a robotic service mission in space. The objective is to create affordable technology which will help US space industry in becoming a leader of satellite servicing in the space. If succeeds, the mission can change the experimental status of present technology to something which is utilized regularly and commercially available. And therefore, SSCO is developing ...

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DigitalGlobe signs contract to provide World Imagery Map for ArcGIS platform

DigitalGlobe signs contract to provide World Imagery Map for ArcGIS platform

Earth imagery provider, DigitalGlobe has signed a contract to provide more World Imagery Map to Esri’s ArcGIS platform. The contract will evolve the partnership between the two companies. It will also provide access to ArcGIS Data Appliance users’ to current and complete high-resolution satellite imagery mosaics. New imagery will start flowing into the World Imagery Map later this year. The ...

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BigData Earth Completes Project on High-resolution (1 meter) Vegetation Mapping for 48 Contiguous U.S. States

BigData Earth Completes Project on High-resolution (1 meter) Vegetation Mapping for 48 Contiguous U.S. States

Through wider collaborations in acquisition, storage and processing, BigData Earth Pty Ltd have access to the comprehensive, orthorectified digital aerial imagery from the USDA National Agriculture Imagery Program (NAIP) and performed advanced imagery feature extraction. The latest NAIP input imagery acquired in 2015, 2014 and 2013 growing seasons (at 1m-resolution and for  48 contiguous U.S. States) has been analyzed. This is the first ...

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basemap.at – Austrian Open Government data basemap wins Geospatial Excelence Award

basemap.at – Austrian Open Government data basemap wins Geospatial Excelence Award

The project is a First national Map of Austria supporting: free and unlimited use, free of charge, very rapid update, high accuracy, high quality, homogeneous for whole of Austria, integration of the best and official geodata of Austrian administrations, high mapscale up to 1:000, in some areas up to 1:500.

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GeoSage Releases New Software to Rapidly Process Sentinel-2 Imagery

GeoSage Releases New Software to Rapidly Process Sentinel-2 Imagery with a few Simple Button Clicks

Free and easy access to the latest high-quality Sentinel-2 imagery from ESA and Landsat-8 imagery from NASA/USGS has made Earth Observation in the early 21st century even more exciting. The new imagery promises enormous opportunities for innovation and applications. While the imagery source is great, easy-to-use, advanced and affordable image analysis tools are always demanded by not only geospatial professionals ...

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Booking.com Travel Destination Database wins Geospatial Excellence Award

Booking.com Travel Destination Database wins Geospatial Excellence Award

Booking.com the world leader in booking accommodations online has won the Geospatial Excellence Award for its Travel Destination Database that is driven by geospatial technologies. Each day, over 1,000,000 room nights are reserved on Booking.com. The Booking.com website and apps attract visitors from both the leisure and business sectors worldwide. It has implementation of geospatial capabilities across its business process ...

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