Google’s Satellites Could Soon See Your Face from Space

Google’s Satellites Could Soon See Your Face from Space

Google’s hired eyes in the sky will soon be able to make out “manholes and mailboxes.- What else?

Google will soon have an unprecedented ability to spy on you from space. Theoretically, at least. How?

Two months ago, after much lobbying by the biggest satellite company in North America, DigitalGlobe, the US government relaxed restrictions to allow for commercially available satellite imagery up to 25 cm resolution—twice as detailed as the previous limit of 50 cm.

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