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Virtual Earth 3D. Microsoft Virtual Earth. Live maps.

How much software is worth in this blog?

For more than two years I have been writing about crazy topics about technologies, generally about software and its applications. Today I want to take the opportunity to analyze what it means to talk about software, with the hope of forming an opinion, highlighting virtues and how they respond to economic income and generating traffic words in ...

Virtual Earth, image update April 2009

Virtual Earth is updating at a much faster pace than Google Earth, just March rose 21 TB and in April they have uploaded another large amount of data that many of them are from our Hispanic environment. At this rate I could reach him soon, because that is one of ...

Virtual Earth updates 21 TB of images

This is how big is the amount of data that Virtual Earth has uploaded in these days of March, and the countries of the Hispanic environment have not been left out; Mexico and Brazil have been the biggest beneficiaries. The names are in English, as advertised in Virtual Earth. Central and South America ...

Virtual Earth updates images from Spain

The last time we had a lot of Spanish-speaking cities that were updated by VirtualEarth, in this case in October has announced another massive update, which certainly add the ridiculous amount of 41.07 Terabits But this time only Spain takes the prize. The cities are: Barcelona Malaga Manresa Mijas Oviedo Sagunto ...

Connect Virtual Earth with ArcGIS 9.3

If Microsoft wants to seriously enter the geospatial world and gain ground, Google should partner with specialized software companies and make it "more professional". This is what happened in the case of the launch of TrueSpace to ridicule Sketchup !, now with the agreement with ESRI, it seeks to reach the users of ...

Microsoft Launches TrueSpace

I hope a good excuse for the curse that could be offensive in some countries, but shit is the waste that Microsoft is doing with a powerful tool that acquired 5 months ago to Caligari. And why does it seem that Microsoft shits in TrueSpace? Well, because it suggests a simple intention to compete against the ...

MapBuilder surrenders ... another

It is painful to see interesting projects tear their clothes and accept that they retire ... just a few days ago we mentioned the weakness of the projects not associated with an aggressive marketing plan that gives sustainability. It is not exactly the case of MapBuilder, a project that was born in December of 2003, with good results ...

Ask maps surrenders to Microsoft

A while ago we talked about six different alternatives of online map services; then one of them must be subtracted and another put in danger of extinction. Goodbye Ask maps Ask has decided to surrender, now it shows Virtual Earth on its page, which does not suppose that Microsoft also decides to buy the minimum million ...

View mesh lat / long in Virtual Earth

Virtual Earth can be viewed in a version similar to Google Earth, but not desktop but web platform, activating installing the 3D plugin ... it gives a bit of a can because you have to authorize the plugin but finally it works. Now they have added a kml file that allows to see the mesh of latitudes and longitudes to each ...