Google Maps Engine and My Tracks coming to an end

We mentioned last week that Google Maps Engine is being shut down and as a result three Google Earth Pro only layers that depended on Google Maps Engine have been dropped. They were still visible over … [Read more...]

Google Maps Gallery drops Google Maps Engine

Released in February 2014 the Google Maps Gallery is a good way to find interesting maps that are based on Google's mapping products. The Gallery used to include maps from several Google products, … [Read more...]

Google Maps Engine deprecated

Last week Google sent an email to users of Google Maps Engine notifying them that support for the Google Maps Engine product will end on January 29th, 2016 at which point the product will be … [Read more...]

Moving to the new My Maps

Back in 2007 Google first introduced My Maps which allowed anyone to create and share their own maps directly in the Google Maps interface. Since then Google Maps has received a significant upgrade … [Read more...]

Learn more about Google Earth Outreach with their Hangout on Air

Last week we showed you the excellent "Hangout on Air" (multi-user video chat on Google+) that a few members of the Google Earth team participated in. It was quite informative, and a great way to … [Read more...]