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Street View comes to Guatemala

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:54:39 +0000

Thank you to GEB reader Adino for letting us know that Street View has recently come to Guatemala. Street View coverage, Guatemala. View in Google Maps. View in New Google Earth (requires Google Chrome or Android app). View in Google Maps. View in New Google Earth (requires Google Chrome or Android app). View in Google […]

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Some insight into Google Earth’s 3D imagery

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:01:36 +0000

We recently came across the YouTube video below about Google Earth’s 3D imagery. It gives some insight into how it is gathered and we also get to see some of the faces behind Google Earth, such as Google Earth Product Manager Gopal Shah. Apparently the aircraft used to gather the 3D imagery use five cameras, […]

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Performance Tests on New Web Google Earth

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:03:30 +0000

The new Google Earth released last week is not yet a replacement for the classic Google Earth (version 7 and earlier). It is an early release of an effort by Google to completely re-write the 12 year old application to make it more current for new platforms the majority of people are utilizing today. Hence, […]

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A Tour Maker for the new Google Earth

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:43:16 +0000

Last week we had a look at the new Voyager tours in the new Google Earth and suggested that Google create a tour maker or at least release instructions on how to create them. It turns out that, Josh of GE Teach, has managed to figure out how it is done and has released a […]

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Voyager in the new Google Earth

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:33:02 +0000

This week Google released a new, browser based version of Google Earth. One of the first features you should check out in the new Earth is ‘Voyager’ (the ship’s wheel symbol). It consists of a number of interesting tours and resources from third party providers similar in concept to the ‘Gallery’ layer in Google Earth […]

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Fun stuff to do with the new Google Earth URL

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:35:39 +0000

This week Google released a new version of Google Earth that runs in the browser. One aspect of this is that it now has a URL that changes as you change the view. Today, we are having a look at this URL and what you can do with it. Links The simplest way to utilise […]

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Google Earth VR Now on Oculus Rift

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:47:09 +0000

I was just at the Google Earth press announcement today in New York. In a back room, they had Google Earth VR running on HTC Vive systems. After asking about whether they had a new version, they revealed they had a new version out which now runs on Oculus Rift (with Touch controllers). Google had […]

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First Review of New Google Earth

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:44:49 +0000

Google has released a new version of Google Earth today that has been re-designed for a new generation of 3D mapping applications. This first release is not a program you have to download and install on desktop OSes (Windows, Mac, Linux, Chromebook). It is a web application that loads in your browser. Specifically, this will […]

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New Google Earth Web Version Available Now

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:31:34 +0000

Went to check the Google Earth home page ahead of the press announcement this morning. Turns out there is a new home page which announces right at the top “Launch Earth for Chrome” with a big title saying “Gain a new perspective” followed by “Explore the reaches of the world, right in your browser”. Screenshot […]

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Attending Press Announcement for New Google Earth

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 09:53:07 +0000

As was mentioned last week by dozens of media outlets, Google sent out press invitations to an event for April 18th to roll out a “brand new Google Earth” experience. I will be attending and will report on this long-awaited event! New Google Earth Google didn’t say much in their invitation, and we have yet […]

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