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Google Is Shutting Down The Google Earth API

Google Is Shutting Down The Google Earth API

By Chris Crum December 15, 2014

Google announced that it will stop offering its Google Earth API a year from now. The company says it’s going away for security reasons, and in accordance with its policy, will offer it for another year before turning it off. …

Google Maps And Earth Get New Satellite Imagery Google Maps And Earth Get New Satellite Imagery
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Google announced that it’s launching new satellite imagery for Google Maps and Google Earth, and says it’s “virtually cloud-free”. This, of course, means clearer and more accurate imagery. Google Earth Engine tech lead Matt Hancher writes in a blog post, …

The New Google Maps Is Real, And Here's What It Does The New Google Maps Is Real, And Here's What It Does
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It has been officially announced. Last week, a couple screen caps of an apparently upcoming Google Maps redesign leaked. While the authenticity of these was questioned, it seemed likely that they were real. Now, it’s pretty much certain than they …

Google Helps Create Amazing Earth Timelapse Imagery Google Helps Create Amazing Earth Timelapse Imagery
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Google has made it possible for Internet users to look at historical imagery of the Earth’s surface over time. The company has been working with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA and TIME on the Timelapse project, and is releasing …

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Google Launches Big Google Earth Update Google Launches Big Google Earth Update

Google launched a major update to Google Earth this week for the desktop, iOS and Android. The update includes the addition over over 100,000 new tours and a million new photos in Tour Guide. “As you navigate in Earth, tour …

Google Adds More High-Res Imagery To Maps And Earth Google Adds More High-Res Imagery To Maps And Earth
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Google announced another big Google Maps and Google Earth update, with the addition of more high resolution, satellite and 45° imagery. The aerial and satellite imagery in Maps and Earth has been updated for 164 cities and 108 countries/regions. The …

Google Earth 7 Gets Tour Guide, New 3D Imagery Google Earth 7 Gets Tour Guide, New 3D Imagery
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Google announced the launch of Google Earth 7, which brings the 3D imagery and tour guide features previously launched in Google Earth for Mobile to the desktop. It has tours of over 11,000 sites around the world. “The tour guide …

Cool Things People Are Doing With Google Maps APIs Cool Things People Are Doing With Google Maps APIs

On its Geo Developers Blog, Google will highlight a “map of the week” each week, looking at different, interesting ways developers have used its APIs in their own applications. This month, Google launched MoreThanAMap.com showcasing some of these things, where …

Google Maps, Earth Get New High-Res Imagery Updates Google Maps, Earth Get New High-Res Imagery Updates

Google announced its latest imagery update for Google Maps and Google Earth today. “Our quest to create the most comprehensive and accurate map of the world is ongoing, but we’re happy to take a pause and share some impressive progress …

Google Maps Gets A Ton Of New High-Res Imagery Google Maps Gets A Ton Of New High-Res Imagery
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Google announced that it has added a whole bunch of new aerial and satellite imagery to Google Maps and Google Earth, and new 45 degree imagery in Google Maps. Bordeaux, France Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH Google has new high-res …

Google Earth Scout Finds Two Lost Egyptian Pyramids? Google Earth Scout Finds Two Lost Egyptian Pyramids?
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People uncover weird stuff all the time using Google Earth satellite imagery – alien structures, crop circles, the lost city of Atlantis, and structures that resemble giant male members, just to name a few. But now, a satellite archaeology researcher …

Google Releases Marvelous 3D Imagery For More Cities Google Releases Marvelous 3D Imagery For More Cities
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Google has expanded its coverage of 3D Google Earth imagery to include Denver and Seattle. Google announced the imagery, to make its maps more appealing, back in June. The imagery, first available on Android, made its way to iOS a …

Google Maps Gets Beautiful New High-Re Imagery Google Maps Gets Beautiful New High-Re Imagery
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Google announced some new updates for Google Earth and Google Maps, including a new catalog of high-resolution and satellite imagery, as well as 45° imagery. Google has published high-res aerial and satellite imagery for 25 cities and 72 countries/regions. New …

Google's 3D Earth Imagery Hits iPad, iPhone Google's 3D Earth Imagery Hits iPad, iPhone

In early June, Google announced that it would be releasing a fully explorable, 3D version of Google Earth. Today, Google announced that the imagery is now available for iOS devices. In case you missed it, here’s the entire presentation from …

Google Shows Cool (And Disturbing) Views Of Earth Google Shows Cool (And Disturbing) Views Of Earth

Google has teamed up with the USGS and Carnegie Mellon University to make available timelapse videos of the Earth’s surface from the Landsat satellite program, in honor of the program’s 40th anniversary. “Over the years, Landsat has collected petabytes of …

See How Google Maps Will Save the World See How Google Maps Will Save the World

The over-brains behind Google Maps regularly get together with non-profit organizations to make maps that help those groups further their mission and hopefully make the world a more convenient place to live. Just this year, Google Maps has partnered with …