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The Polar Geospatial Center (PGC) at the University of Minnesota has produced high-resolution imagery and maps of the Antarctic and Arctic in unprecedented detail. Now the National Science Foundation-funded center has created a series of web-based mapping applications for viewing...Read more
The BBC Click podcast interviews Patrick Meier who is on his way to The Philippines about the crowdsourced response to the typhoon.
A powerful Web-based system enabling people worldwide to better predict such things as damaging floods and potential effects of climate change is the goal of a $4.5 million, four-year project begun by Purdue University researchers.
Eighteen person Paracosm has 15 employees in Gainesville, FL and three in Silicon Valley. The company, founded last January, plays in the 3D space.
Paracosm processes data from 3-D scanners, such as the PrimeSense camera and Xbox Kinect, to create 3-D models...Read more
DigitalGlobe held its investor day on November 20th at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Denver, Colorado. Editor in chief Joe Francica provides a report on what investors were told about how the company plans to grow beyond the core imagery business.