The best of Google Earth for September 2015

As far as we are aware there have been no imagery updates in September. The most recent imagery currently available in historical imagery is dated 18th August. We have been waiting for coverage of … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for August 2015

Google has not released any 'satellite imagery update maps' since the introduction of the 'Voyager layer' at the end of June. Google has, however, been pushing out satellite imagery and there are … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for July 2015

Google has continued to roll out 3D imagery, with over 50 new or updated areas so far in July. In addition, we saw indications that Google is interested in getting 3D imagery for Indian … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for May 2015

We spent quite a lot of May looking at interesting satellite imagery, most of which was added to Google Earth in either April or May. We looked at imagery in Nepal captured after the April 25th … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for April 2015

Probably the biggest news in April was the release of a new minor version of Google Earth, the first in nearly two years. It is a minor bug fix release, but it does indicate renewed interest by Google … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for March 2015

Google continued to roll out 3D imagery this month with around 68 new or expanded areas found in March including the addition of a new country, Croatia. We had a closer look at the Niagara Falls … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for February 2015

We have spent a lot of this month exploring the features of the now free Google Earth Pro. Google has continued to add to 3D imagery, with 48 additions so far in February. Oddly though, they have … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for January 2015

[Update: Google have now made an official announcement that Google Earth Pro is free. ] The biggest Google Earth news this month is that Google Earth Pro is now free. Although there have not as yet … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for December 2014

December saw imagery updates on December 9th and December 17th, and we are told by GEB reader 'MapMaker' that there have been some updates since then. One of our biggest stories of December was the … [Read more...]

The best of Google Earth for November 2014

Google has continued pushing out new automatically generated 3D areas although the pace this month has been a little slower than in recent months. This month saw imagery updates on the 3rd, 8th and … [Read more...]