Google said on Tuesday it had bought Skybox Imaging, a company that provides high-resolution photos using satellites, for $500 million in cash.
Go onto Vimeo and do a search for what Skybox can do. Whoa.
A sample: http://ift.tt/1qvFcML
|Google Pays $500M for Satellite Maker Skybox, for Photos and Eventually Internet Access
Those cameras up in the sky can see quite a lot.