Nathaniel Rich, of Saul Bellow:
He was, in his own term, a world-class noticer.
On Tuesday, DigitalGlobe announced Vricon, a new partnership with Saab to create a fully accurate 3D model of the Earth.
What we are in the process of building is a vast real-time, 3-D representation of the world. A permanent record of us. But where does the meaning in all this data come from?