Google Maps API: Make Your Maps 3D With Just Four Lines Of CodeBy: Chris Crum - March 3, 2012
Google has posted an interesting video about how to easily add a 3D view to your map, when using the Google Maps API, by taking advantage of Google Earth.
In the video, Josh Livni, of Google Maps Developer Relations talks about integrating Google Earth using just four lines of code. He walks through a basic Maps API example, adding a 3D view.
There’s a code library for the Google Earth API available here.