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Managing abandoned mine liability through better spatial data

The innovation of using satellite imagery to monitor land movement is becoming increasingly available to industries across the globe in assessing and identifying risk and the government sector is no exception. One of the...

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Hedge funds gaining trading edge through satellite imagery

Hedge Fund managers are getting more sophisticated in their forecasting. No longer are they leaving their “guess work” to market analysis or company quarterly reports. Instead, more and more hedge funds are f...

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Solving earth’s crises with satellite imagery

A solution to one of the world’s most pressing issues – a refugee crisis in the Middle East – may lie some 10 km away from the earth surface. Just like a scene from the Martian or Gravity, satellite imagery has been an i...

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How satellite imagery and big data analytics are changing the insurance industry

“By 2020 the reinsurance industry would be widely utilising satellite imagery for loss assessment,” says Dennis Kessler of Lloyd’s – one of the world’s largest insurance markets. The insurance industry is increasingly em...