A Google Earth tour of Scott Jurek running the Appalachian Trail

Scott Jurek tour

We have looked at Steven Ho's work a number of times before. My personal favourite was his Flying around with Blue Magpie Tea in Taiwan. Ultramarathon runner Scott Jurek is currently running the … [Read more...]

Google Earth plugin showcase: Trans Taiwan Ultra-Marathon

Race in progress

This is the thirteenth in our series showcasing the Google Earth plugin. Today's story demonstrates that although the Google Earth plugin has been deprecated it is still very much a working product … [Read more...]

3D Fireworks in Google Earth

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By the time you read this, it will already be 2015 in the Line Islands of Kiribati, as it is the first location on Earth to celebrate the new year. It is an interesting fact about the peculiarities of … [Read more...]

Flying around with Blue Magpie Tea in Taiwan

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Over the years we've seen some great files come from Steven Ho, such as his panorama from the top of Mount Everest, his tribute to Steve Jobs and his Trip View Bowl visualization. He's back with … [Read more...]

Qihou Lighthouse 360 panoramo & Kaohsiung 3D City Tour

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Over the years we've seen some great work from Steven Ho, including items such as Taiwan from Above, a panorama from the top of Mount Everest, a tribute to Steve Jobs and many other items. Steven … [Read more...]

Taiwan from Above

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Steven Ho has done some great work with Google Earth over the years.  He's shown us tours of mountaineering trips, a panorama from the top of Mount Everest, a tribute to Steve Jobs and much more. A … [Read more...]

Great use of Google Earth by the Urban Planning Department of Taipei

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The Urban Planning Department of the Taipei City Government has built some amazing map-based features on their site that are worth checking out. The first is their swipe map, which allows you to … [Read more...]

Steven Ho creates an excellent tour of a recent mountaineering trip

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Steven Ho has built some amazing things with Google Earth over the years, including things such as the Trip View Bowl, the World Marathon Majors, a panorama from the top of Mount Everest and a neat … [Read more...]

A tribute to Steve Jobs in Google Earth

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Steve Jobs undoubtedly had an effect on almost all of the technology that we use today. While he had relatively little impact on products like Google Earth (because Apple never created competing … [Read more...]

A panorama from the top of Mount Everest

Back in 1989, Australian climber Roderick Mackenzie become the 271st person to reach the summit of Mt. Everest. While up there, he captured a 360 degree panorama of the view from the top, which … [Read more...]