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Category Archives: Imagery at Work

Go Map the World

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Olivier Ricordel / @ricordel Marketing @digitalglobe As the State Of The Map 2014 event in Washington, DC is now behind us, I want to share the pleasure it was for the 10-plus DigitalGlobe team to engage with the OpenStreetMap community at this event. If you were lucky enough to attend Kevin Bullock’s (@kevin_bullock) presentation about [...]

Mapping the World with OpenStreetMap via Mapbox

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Kevin Bullock (@kevin_bullock), Senior Manager Product Management at DigitalGlobe We are partnering with Mapbox to bring timely and relevant imagery to OpenStreetMap. As of today you can access DigitalGlobe imagery for tracing through the Mapbox Satellite layer available in popular OpenStreetMap editors like iD or JOSM. DigitalGlobe has been a supporter and contributor to OpenStreetMap for many years now, [...]

Search for Flight MH370 – Possible Debris in the Indian Ocean

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DigitalGlobe today confirmed that it provided the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) with the satellite images that appear to show debris that may be related to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which has been missing for 12 days and counting. The satellite images were captured on March 16 by our WorldView-2 satellite at a resolution of [...]