Google buys satellite imaging firm Skybox for $500 million

By Agence France-Presse
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 16:05 EDT
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Google buys satellite imaging firm for $500 mn (via AFP)

Google announced plans Tuesday to buy the satellite group Skybox Imaging for $500 million in a move to improve mapping and other services using geospatial data. “We’ve agreed to acquire Skybox Imaging, and we look forward to welcoming them to Google…

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