How big is the Google Earth database?

This is the fourth and final in a series of posts about the size of the data in Google Earth. We already looked at: How much data 3D imagery requires How much data different types of 2D imagery … [Read more...]

How much historical imagery is there in Google Earth?

This is the third post in a series looking at how much data is in Google Earth. We have already looked at how much data per unit area 3D imagery requires and how much data different types of 2D … [Read more...]

How much data do different types of imagery need?

This is the second in a series of posts on Google Earth data sizes. Yesterday we had a look at 3D imagery and also compared it to the aerial imagery in the same location. Today we are looking a the … [Read more...]

How much data is in Google Earth’s 3D imagery?

Google continues to add new 3D imagery on a regular basis. Most of the major population centres in the US and Europe will soon be covered and many other parts of the world have significant areas … [Read more...]

News Roundup – Google Earth Data Size, Live Local, New languages coming

How much data does Google store for Google Earth? According to GoogleOperatingSystem blog, he found a paper from Google about their database technology and buried in there were some statistics. The … [Read more...]