A Google Map Image Overlay in Google Earth

Last year, when experimenting with Google Earth popups we created a popup with a Google Map in it. It was intended only as a demonstration of the functionality of Google Earth popups, and not as a … [Read more...]

Correcting map data – claiming ownership of your business

This is part of a series of posts expanding on our Google Earth Blog FAQ. Yesterday we looked at how to make minor corrections to placemarks, such as moving misplaced placemarks, adding or correcting … [Read more...]

Correcting map data – placemarks

Back in July last year we wrote a Google Earth Blog FAQ to try and answer some of the most common questions we receive via email. One of the questions we answered was about making corrections to … [Read more...]

Google Earth placemark popups: part 2

Yesterday we had a look at what appears in Google Earth placemark popups for placemarks in the “Borders and Labels” layer. Today we are looking at places from the “Places” layer.The information … [Read more...]

Google Earth placemark popups

We noticed a few months ago that the Google Earth placemark popups now usually include a photo, a short description and some basic facts about a place. It turns out that the information displayed is … [Read more...]

Google Maps in Google Earth

Following on from our post on Google Earth's internal browser we are exploring what can be done within placemarks in Google Earth.A very underutilized feature of network links is the ability to send … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 6: Resolution

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 5: A detailed look – the Americas

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 4: Continuing the detailed look

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 3: Starting on a more detailed look

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]