New Google Earth Imagery – May 1, 2014

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It appears that Google has just pushed out a fresh batch of imagery. Thanks to sharp-eyed GEB readers 'Horvath' and 'Munden' for being the first to let us know about it. The imagery has already … [Read more...]

The long history of Google Earth in Google Maps

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I just came across this old post on Google+ from Evan Parker on the Google Maps team and felt it was worth sharing. Evan's post goes back in time to walk through some of the history of Google Maps and … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – April 16, 2014

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It appears that Google has pushed out a fresh batch of imagery. Thanks to sharp-eyed GEB readers 'Jonah', 'Munden', 'Andreas' and 'Horvath' for letting us know. The new imagery can already be … [Read more...]

Google releases the Google Maps Gallery, with solid support for Google Earth

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Google has just launched the Google Maps Gallery to help "unlock the world's maps". It's an impressive collection of maps of various kinds, easily accessible in one place. The maps all have a … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – February 25, 2014

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It appears that Google has just pushed out a fresh batch of imagery. Thanks to sharp-eyed GEB readers 'Schorsch' and 'Munden' for being the first to let us know about it. Unlike some of the other … [Read more...]

The new Google Maps is going live for all

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Last May, Google unveiled a new version of Google Maps with many new features, including native support for Google Earth. The new version of Google Maps has been an optional upgrade for users, but … [Read more...]

New Google Earth Imagery – January 22, 2014

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It appears that Google has just pushed out a fresh batch of imagery! Thanks to sharp-eyed GEB reader ‘Ted’ for being the first to let us know about it and 'Munden' for help in tracking down additional … [Read more...]

New Google Earth imagery – January 9, 2014

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It appears that Google has just pushed out a fresh batch of imagery! Thanks to sharp-eyed GEBs reader ‘Munden’ and 'Andreas' for letting us know about it. This imagery is already in Google Maps … [Read more...]

Amazing nonprofits that are using “Geo for Good”

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Google has a great history of using Google Earth for good causes.  Google first unveiled the Google Earth Outreach program more than six years ago, and they've done amazing things with it in that … [Read more...]

Google Street View imagery released in Venice

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Over the past few years, we've seen Google use some great techniques to bring Street View imagery to unique places.  They've taken some of their devices and captured imagery from a snowmobile, a … [Read more...]