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TomTom Inaugurates its First Global Innovation Hub in Pune, India

Aims to increase India headcount to 1000 by end of 2016 Pune, India, 30 August, 2016 – TomTom (TOM2) today inaugurated its first global state-of-the-art Innovation Hub in Pune. The

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Get Ready for the New Small Drone Rule!

A new world of opportunities for drone operators opens next week on August 29 when the new small drone rule for non-hobbyists becomes effective. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants

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Egypt to Map Archaeological Sites

A map of all of Egypt’s archaeological sites and museums has been created and will be launched for the first time on sites around the country The Geographic Information System

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Two UN Agencies Adopted Geospatial Technologies to Protect Cultural Heritage

Two United Nations agencies (UNOSAT and UNITAR) have signed an agreement to protect cultural and natural heritage sites by using the latest geospatial technologies, including a satellite imaging system. The

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DigitalGlobe to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on July 28, 2016

WESTMINSTER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 14, 2016– DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, will announce its second quarter 2016 financial results

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Blue Raster Incorporates Esri Technology into DC Office of Zoning Map

Constituents Can Leverage Open Data through Mobile Devices for Easy Access to Detailed Zoning and Planning Information Redlands, California—Esri has announced that the Washington, DC, Office of Zoning (DCOZ) has released

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EMSA Expands Use of RADARSAT-2 Information for Maritime Applications

Richmond, BC – MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (“MDA” or the “Company”) (TSX: MDA), a global communications and information company, has recently (July 13, 2016) announced that it has signed

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25 Years Ago – Europe’s First Earth Observation Satellite Was Launched

• First European radar satellite ERS-1 revolutionised satellite Earth observation by revealing never before seen details • ERS satellite programme laid the foundations for modern radar satellite technology and applications

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China Estimates Decline in Summer Crop Yield

According to recent news by The Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (RADI) under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China’s summer crop yield is set to drop for

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Old Map Denies the Philippines’ Claim Over South China Sea

NEW YORK – An old map published in 1899 by geographer J. Martin Miller shows that islands in the South China Sea have never been Philippine territory, Zeng Yingjing, the