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satellites

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Uber pairs with satellite imaging company for better location data

DigitalGlobe will be providing Uber with high-resolution satellite imagery for better data on pick-up locations.

By July 19, 2016

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Google Doodle celebrates NASA satellite Juno reaching Jupiter

Juno successfully enters Jupiter's orbit and Google is there to congratulate the NASA team with a pixelated, animated doodle.

By July 4, 2016

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Google Maps gets sharper thanks to satellite upgrade

Satellite images on Google Maps and Earth are now higher res thanks to a new, more powerful satellite launched by the search giant.

By June 28, 2016

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Watch a satellite get launched into space

The Atlas V rocket has just launched a satellite into space, and you can watch it live streaming on YouTube.

By June 24, 2016

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It took a satellite five months to make this remarkable view of Africa

A patient satellite collected thousands of images of Africa from space, and researchers pulled them together into an arresting cloud-free mosaic of the continent.

By May 18, 2016

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Teen finds ancient Mayan city using stars and satellites

15-year-old William Gadoury found the lost site by comparing constellations to known Mayan settlements on a map.

By May 10, 2016

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SpaceX founders want to put tiny satellites in orbit

While SpaceX's own rockets get bigger, two of the company's founders are betting big on smaller launches.

By April 26, 2016

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NASA satellite sees beauty in a moonlit blizzard

Moonlight and clouds star in a NASA image of the big US blizzard showing the storm lit up from above and below.

By January 25, 2016

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Toyota and Kymeta rely on satellites to power this Mirai's data connection

They're hoping to achieve gigabit wireless speeds within the next few years.

By January 12, 2016

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New Broadcom navigation chip improves positioning with worldwide satellites

At CES, Broadcom announced its automotive quality BCM89774 tri-band navigation chip, capable of seeing satellites from the US, Japan, Russia, China and Europe.

By January 6, 2016