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Even more to do with Google Earth

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OK, I am changing topics a little bit at least… moving to Google Earth vs Google Maps. I just heard this on the This Week in Tech podcast. Check out some interesting pretty pictures at Google Earth Hacks – Lots of downloads, information and hacks for Google Earth.

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MSN Virtual Earth – A sad reality

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The beta is up and Microsoft has NOT caught up to Google. My three largest issues with this are, in no particualr order: -Pulling B&W imagery -Vector overlays on imagery are weak…i.e. too transparent -No API (at least yet) One nice thing might be the scratchpad if they take in the right direction. That is […]

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Show notes for AVSP Episode 01

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This episode is generally an introduction of things to come. We will be focusing on Geography and geospatial technologies, with an eye to bring a discussion of Geography to a broader audience. With the ever broadening use of geospatial technologies such as internet mapping and GPS this clearly a good time to try to share […]

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VerySpatial Podcast Promo

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We are approaching the inaugural episode of the VerySpatial Podcast. In order to get a little experience with the microphone we decided to make a promo for distribution prior to release. http://www.veryspatial.com/podcast/VerySpatial_Promo01.mp3

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Wikipedia entry – Virtual globe

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As with most of the things in the world, there are Wikipedia entries for many spatial subjects from tech to concepts. Here is our frst pointing out of something on Wikipedia…I am sure it will not be the last. This, of course, continues the general focus on all things virtual and globish that I have […]

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Google Moon – Lunar Landing Sites

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This is nicely tied to the upcoming moon rover that will be catching satellite imagery and elevations (along with other sensors) of the moon. I can’t wait to be able to play with lunar data 🙂 “In honor of the first manned Moon landing, which took place on July 20, 1969, we’ve added some NASA […]