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...]