Google Earth Stories February 11
Earth View is a “collection of the most striking landscapes found in Google Earth” that came about from people taking screenshots of the virtual globe for desktop backdrops. Google today added over 1,000 new high-resolution Earth View wallpapers.
Google Earth Stories December 14, 2019
Google Maps and Earth are two useful pieces of software for getting around or learning more about our planet, and this week, Google is offering up some details on just what percentage of the planet these two services have mapped.
Google Earth Stories November 20, 2019
Google Earth Stories June 20, 2019
Google Earth now available for most major web browsers, thanks to WebAssembly
Google Earth has been available on the web for just over two years now, but only for Google Chrome. This is because Google built it using Chrome-only technology. As of today, Google Earth is now available in all major web browsers, including Firefox and the new Microsoft Edge, having been completely rewritten.
Google Earth Stories May 15, 2019
Carmen Sandiego returns to Google Earth in Tutankhamum’s Mask Caper
Back in March, Google added a playable Carmen Sandiego game within Google Earth. The very latest episode in the on-going collaboration has been announced and is available to play right now.
Google Earth Stories April 25, 2019
Google Earth Timelapse arrives on smartphones, adds two more years of imagery, Material redesign
Launched back in 2013, Google Earth Timelapse has been an interesting way to look at how our planet has changed over the years. Today, an update to the tool has extended support to mobile, added more years, and given the entire thing a redesign with Material theming.