Flickr photos in Google Earth
Jun 30, 2009 MS
Funny and interesting Google(TM) Maps Views Here is a selection of some nice map-segments you can find via Google Maps. Please note that the "aerial imagery" database will be updated sooner or later. So it's possible that several Markers I created will be outdated sometime. KML file from Wikimapia.org KML Network link from Wikimapia.org. The Goal of Wikimapia is to create and maintain a free, complete, multilingual, up-to-date map of the whole world. Zoom in to any place in the world and edit its information. Best viewed with the Google Earth Plugin or in Fullscreen mode! Google Search - worldwide Google Search in different countries/languages... Google Maps "Getting Started" video Google has created a "Getting Started" video for Google Maps. It should help educate people about the features in Google Maps. Live Earth concerts on 07.07.07 "Live Earth" is one of the largest global events in history. Inspired by "Live Aid", former US vice-president Al Gore initiated a worldwide series of Pop/Rock concerts to point to the danger of global warming. About 150 musicians want to reach more than 2 billion people on all continents (even on Antarctica). This map shows you all venues of the event. Ticket information (the concert on the Copacapana will be free of charge!) on... Most popular photos of Panoramio This KML-file features the most popular photos of Panoramio in Google Earth/Maps. Blitzortung.org KML Plugin Blitzortung.org KML Plugin. "Street View" introduction Google has created a introduction for the Street View feature in Google Maps. If you want to see Street View in action you can use the new GLOTTER Street View service http://www.glotter.com/streetview And the best of all - from now on you can even embed Street View in your own GLOTTER entries! Tutorial: KML creation with other applications Besides the creation tool of GLOTTER you can also use third-party-tools within Google Maps, Google Earth or Google Spreadsheets to create, import and edit KML. When you have created your KML you can upload it to a new GLOTTER entry. When you have finished creating your KML you can upload the file to a new entry and promote it on GLOTTER! BTW: If this tutorial is too complicated for you you can still use GLOTTER's easy Marker creation tool ;-) Google Inc. headquarters The Google Inc. headquarters (Googleplex) are located in Mountain View, California. Latest Imagery updates in Google Earth This KML, released by Google, shows the latest imagery updates in Google Earth/Maps. New imagery gets imported about two times a month and all updated areas are highlighted with red outlines. HOME - featured movie locations We are living in exceptional times. Scientists tell us that we have 10 years to change the way we live, avert the depletion of natural resources and the catastrophic evolution of the Earth's climate. The stakes are high for us and our children. Watch the film here for free: http://www.youtube.com/movie?v=jqxENMKaeCU&feature=mv_sr Photos of HOME: http://www.yannarthusbertrand2.org/index.php?option=com_datsogallery&Itemid=27&func=detail&catid=110&id=2300&p=1&l=1280&lang=en GoodPlanet Foundation http://www.goodplanet.org/en "3D Earth tour" introduction Introduction to the cool new feature "Google Earth tour". (1) View entry in "Earth Mode" http://www.glotter.com/entry-102-earth (2) We are starting our round trip in London. Just click on the first placemark in the list... (3) You can "fly" to any location by clicking on a placemark. The feature is available for all entries found on GLOTTER.com. From now on you can enjoy a new control mode like in Google Earth and "fly" to the locations on the map. You need the free Google Earth Browser Plugin to view the tour in 3D. Add "Google Latitude" to your User profile If you want to share your current "Google Latitude" location in your GLOTTER User profile you just have to add a KML URL like http://www.google.com/latitude/apps/badge/api?user=1234567891011121314&type=kml (non working example!) to your Userdata: http://www.glotter.com/edituserdata.php Give it a try! Flickr headquarters The headquarters of Flickr (owned by Yahoo!) are located in downtown San Francisco. Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. USGS earthquakes KML file KML file from United States Geological Survey’s (USGS) Earthquake Hazards Program: Real-time earthquakes and plate boundaries in the past seven days. Earth Hour 2009 Earth Hour is a global WWF climate change initiative. Individuals, businesses, governments and communities are invited to turn out their lights for one hour on Saturday March 28, 2009 at 8:30 PM (local time) to show their support for action on climate change. The event began in Sydney in 2007, when 2 million people switched off their lights. In 2008, more than 50 million people around the globe participated. In 2009, Earth Hour aims to reach out to 1 billion people in 1,000 cities. 360cities.net KML Layer 360cities.net KML Layer: View cities in 360° mode 10.10.10: One Day On Earth - The World's Story is Yours to Tell One Day On Earth - The World's Story is Yours to Tell. On 10.10.10 a community of filmmakers create a documentary and new media project about the amazing diversity, conflict, tragedy, and triumph that occurs in one 24-hour period on Earth. One Day on Earth is a multi-platform participatory media project supported by the United Nations http://www.undp.org the American Red Cross http://www.redcross.org and the Creative Visions Foundation http://www.creativevisions.org The Video platform Vimeo spotlights and connects users who participate in this event: http://vimeo.com/channels/onedayonearth Google Earth 5.0 - Launch Event Google Earth 5.0 - Launch Event at the California Academy of Sciences on 2 February 2009. This event announced the new features of Google Earth 5.0 including Google Ocean, touring, historical imagery etc.