Experience the Burj Khalifa in Street View


The Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the tallest building in the world, is now accessible via Street View.  Google used a variety of devices and techniques (including the "trekker") to capture the building and … [Read more...]

Google releases a large update of fresh Street View imagery


It appears that Google has just pushed out a major update to Street View, covering areas in many states around the US and many countries around the world.  Thanks to GEB reader 'Munden' for being the … [Read more...]

Google releases 3D Imagery in Atlanta, Chicago and more


Google has quietly released 3D Imagery in more new cities including Atlanta, Chicago, Edmonton, Winnipeg, West Midlands (UK)  and perhaps a few others.  As with the previous cities they've updated, it … [Read more...]

Google continues to improve their ocean map


In celebration of World Oceans Day this past weekend, Google offered up a sneak peek at some improvements that are coming to the ocean data in Google Earth.  Some of the examples they showed were … [Read more...]

Check out “Mapping with Google” to learn more about Google Earth


Running from June 10-24, Google is offering a new online course two geo-related areas: Google Maps and Google Earth. Google Maps: Explore features of the new Google Maps. Learn to create and share … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – May 25, 2013


It appears that Google has just pushed out a new imagery update! Thanks to GEB reader 'Georg' for being the first to let us know about it, and thanks to 'Baba' and 'Munden' for finding some additional … [Read more...]

Google Earth arrives in the browser with no plugin required


The Google Earth Plugin has been an amazing tool to help bring Google Earth into the browser, but with the upcoming release of Google Maps you'll be able to view Google Earth in your web browser … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – May 9, 2013


Along with their updated Android app and new Timelapse tool, Google has just pushed out a large imagery update to much of the world. Thanks to 'Munden' for being the first to let us know about … [Read more...]

Exploring historical imagery with Google Timelapse


The historical imagery feature of Google Earth is an amazing tool, allowing you to browse imagery from a handful of different years for any given location on earth.  Google has recently been working … [Read more...]

Google Earth Android app gets a nice update


Google has just pushed out a nice update to their Android app, bringing a handful of new features to it including native Street View support! The official changelog for this update, version … [Read more...]