Google weighs sale of satellite business

|By:, SA News Editor

Continuing to shed some of its bolder ventures, Google (GOOG, GOOGL) is mulling over the sale of its SkyBox Imaging satellite business, now called Terra Bella, which it had acquired for $500M in 2014.

The most likely suitor is said to be Planet Labs, a startup that provides high-definition satellite images and videos of the Earth for commercial purposes.

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