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DigitalGlobe's new satellite yields first images

Satellite imagery company releases some early views taken Monday of Texas. WorldView-2 images will be used by Microsoft and Google.

By October 20, 2009

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DigitalGlobe's new satellite view is twice as sharp

New satellite from DigitalGlobe sends supersharp images for military and commercial use.

By November 14, 2007

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Photos: DigitalGlobe gets up close with satellite photos

DigitalGlobe, which provides satellite images for commerical use, released the first photos from WorldView-1 which show objects that are less than a meter.

By October 15, 2007

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Site lets people search satellite images for lost Malaysian plane

A crowdsourcing platform called Tomnod is letting volunteers comb through satellite images and tag objects of interest.

By March 11, 2014

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Web collects 650K clues in satellite-image search for missing plane

Thanks to Tomnod users, every pixel from available satellite images has been scanned by human eyes at least 30 times.

By March 12, 2014

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20 awe-inspiring views of Earth from space in 2013

This collection of satellite images shows historical ruins, tiny sea animals, and a giant rubber duckie, just for starters.

By December 6, 2013

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U.S. contracts fund next-gen satellite imagery

GeoEye and DigitalGlobe, which count Microsoft and Google as clients, stand to earn more than $3 billion each for long-term projects focused on improving satellite photographic abilities.

By August 9, 2010

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Whale-watching from space totally works

Researchers enlist a satellite in the quest to take a count of endangered southern right whales. Eerie pictures result.

By February 20, 2014

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15 space organizations join hunt for missing Malaysian jet

China activates an international charter started in 1999 to aggregate global space data from satellites in an effort to locate Malaysian Airlines' flight MH370.

By March 12, 2014

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A new space race: Bing vs. Google

Last year, Google sponsored the GeoEye-1 satellite launch. This year, it's Microsoft's turn with DigitalGlobe's WorldView-2.

By October 13, 2009