Valentine’s Day in Google Earth

Venice

Tomorrow is Valentine's day. As we have done in past years, we are sharing a collection of hearts from Google Earth Hacks. You can also view them in the YouTube video … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Thematic Mapping Api

EarthAtlas

This is the ninth in our series on the Google earth plugin. Today we are looking at the Thematic Mapping Api and an example product based on it called Earth Atlas 3D. The Thematic Mapping Api was … [Read more...]

Google Earth Pro importing addresses

BulkAddressImport

Google recently made Google Earth Pro available for free. As a result, we have been having a look at some of the premium features of Google Earth Pro. So far we have looked at the movie maker, … [Read more...]

Google Maps turns 10

Google Maps Earth View

Google Maps turned 10 on Sunday, February 8, 2015. For a brief history of Google Maps, see Google's Lat Long blog post, which features a nicely done graphical timeline. Its interesting that they … [Read more...]

New Street View imagery in Bangladesh

BangladeshStreetView

The last major addition of Street View imagery to a new location was the addition of Argentina and an expansion of the Malaysian imagery in September last year. Now Google has added Street View to … [Read more...]

Google Earth Pro map making tool

MapMakerTool

Now that Google Earth Pro is fee we are having a look at some of the features it has that are not found in the standard version of Google Earth. We have already looked at the movie maker and Viewshed … [Read more...]

Google Earth Pro: Viewshed tool

Viewshed

On Tuesday we had a look at Google Earth Pro's Movie Maker. Today, we are looking at another Google Earth Pro exclusive feature, the Viewshed tool. The Viewshed tool shows the line of sight from any … [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 Movie Maker

hooverDam

Now that Google Earth Pro is free it is worth exploring some of the features it has that are not available in the standard version of Google Earth. Google Earth Pro comes with a built in tool for … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Gaiagi Driver

Gaiagi

This is the eighth in our series on the Google Earth plugin. Today, we are looking at Gaiagi Driver that we first looked at back in 2008. Six years on and it still works well, although a reasonably … [Read more...]