May 22, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO - Google Maps has just announced the integration with IoT startup, Particle. With one line of code, an IoT device has access to Google’s entire geospatial database of Wi-Fi and cellular networks. IoT devices with cellular and Wi-Fi can now be pinpointed even without GPS modules thanks to Particle and Google. The Google
February 6, 2017
WASHINGTON — Commercial remote sensing company Planet announced Feb. 3 it was acquiring rival Terra Bella from Google for an undisclosed sum, bringing together what the companies believe are complementary capabilities to image the Earth from space. Under the deal, rumored to be in the works since December, Planet will acquire Terra Bella’s business, including
March 8, 2016
Skybox Imaging, acquired by Google in 2014, is now Terra Bella. Introducing Terra Bella Seven years ago, we started Skybox Imaging with the vision of a new era in space technology. Small satellites with big capabilities are no longer a dream. Today, two years and nearly 100,000 images separate us from the launch of our
February 3, 2015
In mid-December 2014, Google announced plans on the company’s Geo Developers Blog to deprecate or take down the Google Earth application programming interface (API) because of security concerns related to the API’s coding framework. The decision was the first of a series of changes that affect Google Maps and Google Earth developers and enterprise users.
November 18, 2014
Global Fishing Watch provides a global view of commercial fishing. The new platform was born from a partnership among Oceana, Skytruth and Google.
October 21, 2014
TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2014—Blue Water Satellite (BWS) a Toledo, Ohio, company that uses satellite and other spectral imagery and patented image processing to monitor the world's land and water resources announced its collaboration with Google Maps for Work. Working with the Google Maps for Work, BWS is providing feedback to the team to help