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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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