Using Google Earth to test Fresnel Zones


Earlier this year we showed you the WiNPT, a visualization that used Google Earth terrain data to help plan wireless networks. WiNPT has rebraned to become EngineMaps and has released a new … [Read more...]

Create your own Google Earth app with Smarturbia


Back in 2011 we told you about youbeQ, an innovate "3D social network" from the iNovmapping team.  They've now developed a new app called Smarturbia, which they consider to be the gaming side of the … [Read more...]

Tracking the Tour de France in Google Earth on Android


As he's done in years past (2012, 2011), Dennis at has built some great tools to help track the Tour de France in Google Earth.  However, this year he's added a new way to track the … [Read more...]

Flight Sim Problems in New Google Earth

GE Flight Sim Problems

Did you know Google Earth has a built-in flight simulator?  One of the coolest features Google added to Google Earth was the built-in Flight Simulator (a feature originally added as an easter egg in … [Read more...]

Meograph adds search features


We've been fans of Meograph since we first showed them you nearly a year ago.  In that time they've made a wealth of improvements, and the latest update is another great feature -- … [Read more...]

The Google Earth Satellite Tracker

Google Earth PLUGIN required.

Since the creation of this blog in 2005, our page featuring satellites in orbit around Earth has remained our most popular page on the site with over 650,000 page views in the past eight years. There … [Read more...]

Meograph adds paid licenses

We've been big fans of Meograph since we first discovered it last May. Their "four-dimensional storytelling" makes it very easy to create digital stories that include audio, video, images, text and … [Read more...]

New iOS app to view the SES Astra satellite info

Last year we showed you the excellent satellite info from the folks at SES Astra. They created a great map that showed the locations and details of their 50 satellites. Now they've released an iPad … [Read more...]

Cycling the Alps releases Android App

A little more than two years ago we introduced you to the excellent Cycling the Alps website. They feature hundreds of Google Earth tours of various cycing routes in the Alps, and they've added many … [Read more...]

View all of your Google Contacts in Google Earth

Here's a neat script from digital inspiration that can grab your contact list from Google Contacts and covert them into a big KML file to view in Google Earth. If you use Google for your main contact … [Read more...]