Mountain Visions Google Earth tours

CuMo mine

Prompted by our series showcasing uses of the Google Earth plugin, Gary Grimm of Mountain Visions has shared with us some Google Earth tours that they have created. You can find a complete gallery of … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Monster Milktruck

MonsterMilktruck

This is the seventh in our series showcasing the Google Earth plugin. Today we are looking at probably the best known app built with the Google Earth plugin: The Monster Milktruck. It was developed … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: National University of Singapore Library

Chinese library

This is the sixth in our series celebrating the Google Earth plugin and all its uses. Today we are looking at the National University of Singapore Library that we first looked at back in 2008. The … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: GE Teach

GE Teach Video

This is the fifth post in our series showcasing the Google Earth plugin. Today we are looking at GE Teach, an excellent site that we have looked at a number of times in the past. Created by geography … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Street Earth

StreetEarth

This is the fourth in a series of posts showcasing the Google Earth plugin. Today we are looking at Street Earth from Map Channels. The free Street Earth tool helps you to embed three panels on your … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Paragliding simulator

Paragliding

This is the third in a series of posts showcasing the Google Earth plugin as both a farewell to the plugin, which was deprecated last month, and as a hint to Google to consider working on a … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: GEFS Online

GEFSOnline

This is the second in a series of posts showcasing the Google Earth plugin. Today we are looking at the unofficial Google Earth flight simulator known as GEFS Online. Google Earth has a built-in … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Rally Navigator

rally-navigator

This is the first in a series of posts we will be doing to showcase various uses of the Google Earth plugin. We are doing this as a farewell to the Google Earth plugin, which was deprecated in … [Read more...]

Google Earth Api deprecated

Google has announced the deprecation of the Google Earth API (also known as the Google Earth Plug-in and its JavaScript API). This has been expected, given that Google earlier announced that Chrome … [Read more...]

Timeline for the end of the Google Earth plugin in Chrome

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Last September Google announced that they would eventually drop support for NPAPI in Chrome, a key technology behind the Google Earth plugin. Then in September this year, they released a 64-bit … [Read more...]