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Tour de France 2010: Stage 17 Results By Live Blogs and Twitter

Tour de France 2010: Stage 17 Results By Live Blogs and Twitter

[ 0 ] July 22, 2021

When the 2010 Tour de France started we posted some information on Bing maps, and how Microsoft was providing coverage of the event, but today we would like to focus specifically on today’s stage.

New MapQuest Beta and Google Maps Differences

New MapQuest Beta and Google Maps Differences

[ 0 ] July 3, 2021

Are you looking to plan a journey in the near future? Do you need to find directions to your location? If so, then look no further. The new MapQuest Beta has been cleverly redesigned and looks to be stiff competition for its rival Google Maps. Why not check out the differences [...]

Download Google Earth 5.2: New features Include

Download Google Earth 5.2: New features Include

[ 1 ] June 16, 2021

The newest version of Google Earth 5.2 has just been released to the joy of waiting customers but mainly outdoor athletes such as hikers, bikers, runners etc, and as well as supporting their GPS devices, Google Earth 5.2 comes with some extra benefits. This includes tracking, elevation profiles, improved bedded browser and an updated [...]

Google Earth Named in Top Ten Maps

Google Earth Named in Top Ten Maps

[ 0 ] May 10, 2022

There’s a new exhibition currently showing at the British Library, which takes a look at the history of maps and how they have transformed the way we view the globe today. And what is rather interesting, is the fact that Google Earth has been named in the Top Ten.
According to a recent article at onlykent.com [...]

Google Earth Maps: More 3D updates with 1200 hours of work

Google Earth Maps: More 3D updates with 1200 hours of work

[ 0 ] April 13, 2022

For those that love to track changes in Google Earth and Maps, you may be interested in a recent update that included lots of new 3D scenery. This update includes various cities, Luna Park ferris wheel, and Machu Picchu in 3D.

Google Earth Plug-in: Slick 3D map showcases first city

Google Earth Plug-in: Slick 3D map showcases first city

[ 0 ] March 25, 2022

Google Earth has yet another new plug-in, this time a slick looking 3D map from 3DBizMap.com, which Google Earth Blogs reported today. This is the first web-based scalable portal – and is hoped to aid in the growth of cities and urban areas.

New Google Maps Feature: Hotel Prices

New Google Maps Feature: Hotel Prices

[ 0 ] March 23, 2022

Google never sleeps and are always trying to improve its Google Earth Maps feature. The latest update includes specific hotel prices being displayed, only a small number of users are able to enjoy this latest feature.

Stargaze from Bing Map’s street level view

[ 0 ] March 17, 2022

Who would ever have imaged that you would be able to use stargaze with the use of Bing Map’s street level view? This newly developed application allows you to locate and recognize planets, constellations and other objects while gazing in the sky at night.