Discussion in 'Computer Science & Culture' started by leopold, Apr 4, 2007.
I'm surprised they haven't put up their own satellite.
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Hi, why not posting the image of interesting places that you could find in google earth?
Sam: "I'm surprised they haven't put up their own satellite."
I doubt it would improve the imagery much: Either they would submit to U.S. censorship, or suffer unfortunate "technical difficulties".
I mean, seeing as they are so on top of all other media control.
They could certainly afford it.
the instructions say to open this file from its current location.
that doesn't seem to work with my machine so i saved it to the setup files for google earth and opened it from there.
google earth software was purchased from another company that was planning on selling it to the masses. google snatched it up and gave it away. pretty nice of them i would say.
I only was trying to answer this question.
"Originally Posted by DNA100
I am using it for nearly a year now.And I have to say it's cool.
I wonder what is the future of this technology. "
las vegas has resolutions good enough to see people on the ground.
It is fun to look up all the old 'secret' ICBM silos in the US and ex-USSR. Some are blurred out and many hundreds of others are in plain, crystal-clear view.
Google Earth Version 4.3.7284.3916
What is the difference/improvement?
Don't forget to check off those "Layers" section to get even more stuff added to your views. I didn't check off 3D buildings photorealistic setting until recently and that gives an even better view of everything. I just don't like it because it isn't "real time" but photos from over a year or more ago. Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image!
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I would lock you in a tower like Cinderella.
Actually that was Rapunzel by the Brothers Grimm.
I didnt think sam would have heard of Rapunzel.
She's a very bright woman, never think there's anything that she doesn't understand.
When I need to go somewhere and I don't know exactly where it is I use google maps before I leave. I think that it is a good alternative to taking a map with me or a navigation computer in the automobile and it helps me train my memory.
I checked out all the houses in England I have lived in (8). I tried to do this with only the image and no place names or anything; kept me amused for a while.. And found the town and compound I used to live in in Saudi Arabia called Khamis Mushayt. I also found many landmarks we used to pass on the way to our fishing trips to the Red sea.
see if you can find the robbery in progress that is surposedly on itPlease Register or Log in to view the hidden image!
There is one in Manassas, Virginia
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