GeoEye-1 Satellite Inauguration Pic Still Looks Like A Lot Of People

By: Alex Covert - Published: Jan 21, 2009   Updated: Jun 16 2011 • References: newscom and blog.farhadmanjoo
GeoEye-1, the world's highest resolution commercial earth-imaging satellite, took this image of Washington D.C. during the Inauguration of President Barack Obama. The image was taken from 423 miles in space and shows Obama's fans as they started to mob the United States capital at around 11:19 AM.

The lesson here? Act like you're always being watched, because you are. See a hi-res image here.

Implications - Consumers are fascinated by technology that can show them things that they would not be able to see on their own. This type of technology is exciting because of its newness. Companies should consider leveraging technology that shows their customers a different perspective of reality.