7 stunning satellite pictures that show Earth like never before

Who needs Google Earth? Planet has released a breathtaking collection of satellite imagery of famous places around the world – but it’s nothing like...

Can navigating to parking spots instead of destinations make cities smarter?

A simple survey proved what the team at Coord had long suspected: A driver would give up the perfect parking spot in a heartbeat...

Check out this new powerful remote sensing platform for agriculture

 Earth Observing System (EOS) one of the hottest remote sensing startups in Silicon Valley has recently released their new cloud-based platform focused on agriculture...

April Fool’s Day: Waldo invades Google Maps, OS maps fake island

It has almost become a tradition for tech companies around the world to pull a fast one on their consumers on April Fool’s Day,...

A Chinese space station is falling back to Earth and we don’t know where...

A space station manufactured by China is spiraling uncontrollably toward the Earth at this very moment. It may sound like the plot of a sci-fi...

Bike-sharing locations for 179 cities now available on Apple Maps

Struggling to keep up with your fitness goals for 2018? A new feature in Apple Maps can help you with that! Apple has partnered with...

This startup swears it can make satellite internet really, really affordable

Satellite internet is expensive. The hardware will set you back by hundreds of millions of dollars, and the cost to deliver a satellite into...

How Esri helped Blade Runner 2049 take home an Oscar

Director Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 may not have set the box office ablaze, but the film is nothing short of a visual feast....

Citymapper’s bus-taxi is proof why we need more public-private collabs

Remember when we told you Citymapper was starting its own nighttime bus service in London to fill the gaps in the transportation system? Well,...

How to get real-time, personalized info on Google Maps for iOS

Nobody likes to be late for a meeting or event. And when you’re on the go, juggling between different apps for essential information like...

Heartbreaking tragedy shines light on efficacy of Snap Map’s web debut

Last Wednesday, on Valentine’s Day, a teenager opened fire in a Florida high school, killing 17. Now, the United States is no stranger to...

Watch the chilly Winter Olympics 2018 from space

Before the games begun, meteorologists had predicted that 2018 Winter Olympics could be the coldest in the history of the games. They weren’t wrong....

Troubling satellite images reveal how Cape Town ran out of water

In a few weeks from now, the South African tourist hub of Cape Town will be forced to shut down most of its water...

Planning a trip? Google says it can help you save money

When it comes to travel planning, Google has been on something of an overdrive lately. Its mission is clear: Planning a vacation should be...

BBC changes controversial weather map after 13 years, sparks more controversy

In 2005, the British public service broadcaster BBC ditched its old-style Mercator maps for a tilted/curved version. The aim was to give weather-watchers a...

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