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  • Planet signs deal with European energy analytics startup Kayrros June 25, 2019
    USA: Planet has announced a commercial agreement to provide European energy analytics startup Kayrros with access to subscription-based Earth observation imagery and data. Through this agreement, Kayrros will use Planet’s data to provide facility monitoring for energy traders in order to bring more transparency to their markets. The company will also utilize Planet’s tools to […]
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  • Highest level of precision with new Airbus ground control points June 25, 2019
    Germany: Airbus has launched a new series of Ground Control Points (GCPs) to give centimetre level accuracy and higher points density. These highly precise 3D coordinates are automatically extracted from Airbus’ high-resolution stereo radar imagery, using an innovative geodesy processor. GCPs are essential for accurate orthorectification of aerial, optical satellite and drone data, as well […]
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  • DJI creates high-security solution for government drone programs June 25, 2019
    USA: DJI is introducing DJI Government Edition, a new comprehensive drone solution created specifically for use in high-security situations by government agencies around the world. While DJI customers have always had full control over how the data they generate with drones is collected, stored and transmitted, Government Edition’s unique architecture ensures that drone data – […]
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  • Autonomous truck startup TuSimple completes driving test for USPS June 25, 2019
    USA: Autonomous-driving truck startup TuSimple, has announced the successful completion of a two-week, five round trip pilot project for United States Postal Service (USPS). The deliveries were made between Postal Service’s Phoenix, Arizona and Dallas, Texas distribution centers. All deliveries were made ahead of schedule and without any traffic incidents, according to TuSimple. The route […]
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  • ESA maps global urban habitation patterns June 25, 2019
    ESA( European Space Agency) has created World Settlement Footprint 2015 (WSF-2015), which is the world’s first map that combines radar data and satellite imagery for providing an overview of human habitation patterns globally. Massive migration to urban areas, in search for better prospects, is growing at a rapid pace and it is expected that by […]
    Aditya Chaturvedi
  • MMC signed deal with Aeronext on joint development of 4D gravity grone June 25, 2019
    China: MMC (Micromulticopter Aviation) signed a deal with Aeronext on joint development of 4D Gravity drone on June 20th in Shenzhen. The two companies will jointly bring into implementation the idea of a 4D gravity drone which features gravity controlling technology to further the expansion of the UAV-Ecosystem. The new drone boasts higher stability to the extent of capable […]
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  • Hexagon acquires AMendate to shape generative design market June 25, 2019
    UK: Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence has announced that Hexagon has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AMendate, a German-based start-up providing simulation software solutions that support the generation and optimisation of designs for additive manufacturing. AMendate will join Hexagon’s MSC Software business, a global leader in computer-aided engineering (CAE) simulation software and services. With this […]
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  • Intermap strengthens geospatial data processing capabilities June 25, 2019
    USA: Intermap Technologies has announced it has strengthened its patented Intelligent Resolution Improvement System (IRIS) with enhancements to its geospatial data processing capabilities that improve speed, accuracy and efficiency. “Our recent upgrades to IRIS, Intermap’s proprietary technology for adding spatial content and resolution to existing three-dimensional models, enable the immediate generation of an automated edit […]
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  • SimActive launches new drone processing service June 25, 2019
    Canada: SimActive, has announced a new drone data processing service based on Correlator3D.  Clients can now upload full projects and have SimActive experts generate optimal results from their imagery, including DSMs, DTMs, 3D models and orthomosaics. As opposed to common cloud-based solutions where outputs are generated automatically and delivered as-is, the new offering includes quality […]
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  • International Charter uses satellite data to assist disaster response June 25, 2019
    Set up towards the end of 2000, the International Charter ‘Space and Major Disasters’ has so far provided satellite images to support rescue operations in 610 major disasters in 125 countries. Last month when a severe cyclonic storm, ‘Fani’, made landfall in the Puri district of Odisha, an international charter was activated by the Indian […]
    Avneep Dhingra