As an educational center, this offers unparalleled scope for exploration and will undoubtedly spark much healthy discussion. Some of these knowledge cards are accompanied by videos and behind-the-scenes features too, providing further context to the images. … [Read more...] about What’s new with Earth? First impressions of the relaunched Google Earth
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Google announced in the Google Maps Help forums that they have finally released Google Earth Pro 7.3.0 for Mac, Windows and Linux. With this release, Google Earth Free users will automatically be upgraded to the Pro version for free. … [Read more...] about Google Releases Google Earth Pro: Google Earth Free To Upgrade
Aside from that, let Gmail and Talk be open not for the social aspect (they don’t have that really, as explained above), but just so that you can say Gmail and Talk can be embedded in apps anywhere. Facebook apps get embedded in, yep — only Facebook. So saying you let your apps go anywhere again makes you sound open and also maybe gives you an edge in being on pages across the web (which, you know, already have all your ads — which now also, conveniently, are being even more promoted inside of apps/gadgets). … [Read more...] about Google To Pressure Facebook To “Free” Social Data & Planning Google Earth World?
10:05am: Greg Farrington, Executive Director of California Academy Of Sciences welcomes. “I like to call this building the Kingdom of Wow.” Reference to how kids are amazed by what they find here. They use Google Earth for lots of things. One person tries to map all the ants in the world (not individually, he plots clusters). Later we’ll see real-life 4th graders (no thrill for me, I own one already). … [Read more...] about Live Blogging The Google Earth 5.0 / Google Ocean Event
Google has made little money (some licensing, modest ad revenue) on Google Earth since 2004, making any meaningful “actual damages” calculation difficult. And since triple damages for willful infringement is a multiple of actual damages (3X) this is where the case may actually be fought. … [Read more...] about German Design Firm Claims Willful Patent Infringement Over Google Earth