Minor Update to New GE Beta 4 Beta – September 15

Google has informed me they have put up a new version of the GE 4 Beta to address some issues with the new release. Just go to the Google Earth download page to get the new version. New fixes:
– Joystick/flight controller now has a disable option and is off by default
– Problem with Mac time animation is now fixed
– A few Mac Japanese translations restored
– Linux version now updated
– Faster network performance for non-US users
Windows version is now 4.0.2091, Mac version is now 4.0.2093.

About Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor started the Google Earth Blog in July, 2005 shortly after Google Earth was first released. He has worked with 3D computer graphics and VR for many years and was very impressed with this exciting product. Frank completed a 5.5 year circumnavigation of the earth by sailboat in June 2015 which you can read about at Tahina Expedition, and is a licensed pilot, backpacker, diver, and photographer.


  1. how do u get it working on a windows vista pc in ireland?

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