New Version of Google Earth 7.1.4.1529

Google Earth Pro new version

Google has pushed out a new minor update to the desktop version of Google Earth. The new version is 7.1.4.1529 dated March 30th, 2015. Thank you to GEB reader AC for letting us know first (we have had … [Read more...]

The New Google Earth Community

Last Friday, Google made an announcement that they plan to "retire" the Google Earth Community (GEC) forums starting May 1st. Google wants to continue managing the Google Earth product help forums, … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – March 2015

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Google has updated its Imagery Update map to show March 2015. Thank you to GEB reader Sladys for letting us know. As before, you can view it in Google Earth using this KML file It is the same map … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – February 2015

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Google has finally produced an Imagery Update map for February 2015. Until now, the most recent map showed the December 17th, 2014 update although we had noticed a large quantity of new imagery since … [Read more...]

Where next Google Earth?

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A couple of weeks ago Frank wrote about changes in Google's Google Maps and Google Earth organization. Since then, we have also noted that Google is working with Esri, to assist Google Earth … [Read more...]

Brian McClendon Gone, What’s next Google?

Vienna

Since 2005, Google Earth has been one of the most popular applications on the planet - both literally and figuratively. It was the first, and best, application to enable you to explore our entire … [Read more...]

Google Earth Pro now Free?

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Last week we got an email from GEB reader Alan letting us know that Google Earth Pro, which formerly cost US$400 per year, appears to now be free. There has been no official announcement from Google … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – December 17th, 2014

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Google has updated the ‘Latest Google Earth Imagery’ map, showing an update on December 17th. Thank you to GEB reader 'AC' for letting us know. Latest Google Earth Imagery map – December 17th, 2014. … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – December 9th, 2014

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Google have updated their 'Latest Google Earth Imagery' map showing an update on December 9th. Thank you to GEB reader André for letting us know. Latest Google Earth Imagery map – December 9th, … [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...]