Category: Recreation

Google Earth

Yesterday I wrote about the Keyhole application that provides 3D satellite imagery for much of the Earth. It appears that Google has a new version of Keyhole in beta that will add several new features including 3D buildings for some cities instead of the flat texture mapping used in Keyhole. More Keyhole information

Keyhole: Google satellite imagery on steriods

(No, this isn’t another steroids scandal. I’m only speaking figuratively here.) If you’re one of the millions of people that have started using Google’s new mapping service, you know how great it is. Even better, Google Maps has satellite imagery for many regions. Imagine if you could take that satellite imagery, rotate and tilt it,