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Google Glass introductory course on LinkedIn

Google GlassGoogle Glass is a polarizing technology—a wearable computer that places both a screen and a camera near your eye, allowing unprecedented convenience but also raising ethical questions given the ease with which one can surreptitiously capture images and video. Author and gadget enthusiast Doug Winnie calls Google Glass a “heads-up display for your life.” You can also use it to capture and stream a live broadcast of the world around you. In this introductory course, Doug shows off the features and functions of Google Glass while exploring the privacy concerns and social ramifications of this new device for users. Click here to access to the course…

Trainer: Doug Winnie

Planet to acquire Terra Bella

PlanetPlanet Labs is thrilled to announce that we have entered into an agreement with Google, wherein Planet will acquire the Terra Bella business including the SkySat constellation of satellites, and Google upon closing, will enter into a multi-year contract to purchase Earth-imaging data from Planet. Click here for more…

Below you can find a short presentation for the Planet activities.

Here is the Skybox constellation (Terra Bella) description from the co-founder Ching-Yu Hu.