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Category Archives: Imagery at Work

DigitalGlobe Launches Crowdsourcing Campaign to Help Save Hawaii’s Native Forests

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In partnership with The Nature Conservancy, DigitalGlobe today activated its Tomnod crowdsourcing platform to help preserve Hawaii’s remaining native forests, the areas that remain mostly untouched by civilization. Invasive weeds, such as the Australian Tree Fern and African Tulip Tree, are aggressively spreading throughout Hawaii’s high-elevation rainforests. In fact, invasive species have contributed to the [...]

DigitalGlobe Teams with Cloudera to Accelerate Delivery of Geospatial Big Data Analytics

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On May 23, 2014 we had the opportunity to host Bob Gourley, former CTO DIA, at DigitalGlobe’s Herndon, VA office. We spoke about DigitalGlobe’s Insight line of business and delivering advanced geospatial analytic solutions.  We were excited to learn that he planned to publish a blog on our Geospatial Big Data Analytic solutions. Full post below. DigitalGlobe [...]

Crowdsourcing Malaysia Flight #MH370 – Campaign Comes To a Close

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We wanted to take a moment and thank you. Your response to our search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was incredible. Over 8 million of you joined DigitalGlobe’s campaign on the Tomnod platform and together we tagged millions of possible clues spanning 1,007,750 square kilometers of high resolution satellite imagery. We are humbled and thrilled [...]