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Bringing the Power of Geospatial Big Data to Financial Markets

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One of DigitalGlobe’s information partners, Orbital Insight, was recently the subject of a Wall Street Journal feature (subscription required) about how information derived from high resolution satellite imagery is being leveraged by the financial services industry. With financial markets moving faster and becoming more complex by the day, traders are increasingly seeking new sources of [...]

DigitalGlobe Unveils 30 cm Imagery from WorldView-3

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A New Era of Information and Insight About out Changing Planet DigitalGlobe’s latest WorldView-3 satellite provides imagery with unprecedented quality that allows our customers to see the Earth clearly and in new ways resulting in valuable information to save lives, resources and time. In recent weeks, we’ve shared with you how WorldView-3 can see through [...]

From a bird, from a plane, from a … satellite?

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Mount Fuji has been the subject of untold millions of photographs, but this view captured by DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-3 satellite is truly unique. When the image was taken, WorldView-3 was in orbit 617 km above earth’s surface and 2,500 km southeast of the iconic Japanese mountain. The satellite’s telescope was pointed at the mountain almost at the [...]