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DIY Google Earth 3D Simulator by Google!


Wanna go on a ride of your life? Perhaps explore the earth using Google Earth?

Google has been working on a Google Earth 3D simulator as shown in above video, pretty cool huh?

We had a chance to get a live demo of the system from its creator, software engineer Jason Holt, who used an off-the-shelf controller device to virtually fly us around the world (and under the sea!). Check out the video below (be cautious if you’re prone to motion sickness) and let us know what you think: Would y

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2011 Audi A8 is First Car Equipped Google Earth and Maps!

With Google’s new GoogleMaps Navigation threatening to take over the whole map industry, here’s the first bite from Google, a 2011 Audi A8 that will be equipped with Google Maps and Google Earth!

As for me, I will be happy that Google Maps is finally making their way into new cars as I find on-board GPS from other manufacturers either horrible, un-usable, or simply are out of style/date.

Why didn’t they do this earlier?

Definitely, year 2010 and 2011 will be the year of Google, especially when you consider the fact that Google is rolling out th

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Download Google Earth on the iPhone!

Well, Google Earth is now available as a free app for your iPhone/iPod Touch.  Although I don’t think I will need it as GoogleMap satellite imagery and street views are enough for me, if you need the whole 3D map in your iPhone, go knock yourself out.

Download Google Earth for iPhone here

Google Earth lets people virtually fly around a 3D view of the world made from satellite and aerial imagery mapped onto the planet’s mountains and valleys.

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Google Earth API now let’s you put Google Earth in your website!


Here’s a great news that you can now put Google Earth into your website using Google Earth API.

The Google Earth Plug-in and its JavaScript API let you embed Google Earth, a true 3D digital globe, into your web pages. Using the API you can draw markers and lines, drape images over the terrain, add 3D models, or load KML files, allowing you to build sophisticated 3D map applications. If you have an existing Maps API site, you can 3D-enable your page with as little as one line of co

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