News Roundup – Spanish GE Blog, My Maps Embedding, Misc

  • Spanish GE Blog – One of the Google Earth Community moderators called ‘Dulce’ has a new Google Earth blog in spanish. Here’s an announcement post at the GEC.
  • My Maps Embedding – DigitalGeography, an excellent resource for educators using mapping products, has a post about how to embed Google Maps My Maps on your web page.
  • Misc – John Bailey, who works at the Alaska Volcano Observatory & Arctic Region Supercomputing Center, wrote a lengthy E-mail to me and Stefan of OgleEarth summarizing a bunch of cool things he’s been quietly hiding from all of us. Stefan posts the entire E-mail with links to all the interesting things. I recommend reading it. One of the hidden gems in John’s post was a cool video which was taken by David Ralliant of Pict-Earth. See the video in the next post.

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.

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