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Google Maps improves its performance

Google has released a new beta version of its map browser, with quite interesting tools. In this case, to activate it you have to run the link New! To the right of the laboratory test symbol, and activate the options. The warning is clear, they are just tests that are being done, so [...]

Allallsoft, download maps from Google, Yahoo, Bing and OSM

Allallsoft has a number of applications that help download images from the most popular online map services. These programs are evolved versions of what was Google Image Donwnloader, of which I spoke almost two years ago and that for a moment seemed to have stopped working. The basic difference between these programs [...]

How much software is worth in this blog?

For more than two years I've been writing about crazy technology issues, mostly software and its applications. Today I want to take advantage of an analysis of what it means to talk about software, with the hope of forming an opinion, highlighting virtues and how they respond to economic income and traffic generation 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 it could reach him soon, because that is one of [...]

Connect Manifold with Open Street Map

Some time ago I told them that Manifold can connect to Google, Yahoo and Virtual Earth. Now the connector has already gone out to link with Open Street Maps (OSM), which by the way has been developed in C # by a user of the forum called Jkelly. The news appeared this week in the forum of Manifold, where [...]

Virtual Earth updates 21 TB of images

So great is the amount of data that has gone up Virtual Earth 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 they are advertised in Virtual Earth. Central and South America [...]

Geomatics, other news

Apart from the magazine that a few days ago was published by Geoinformatics, there are some other issues published this month in its portal that is worth sharing. While some of these ads are looking to be sponsored, they contribute something to the progress that technology is having and that sets the tone for what [...]

Virtual Earth updates images from Spain

The last time we had a large number of Spanish-speaking cities that were updated by VirtualEarth, in this case in October has announced another massive update, which add to 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 get seriously into the geospatial world and gain ground, Google must partner with specialized software companies and make it "more professional." It's what happened in the case of the launch of TrueSpace to ridicule Sketchup !, now with the agreement with ESRI seeks to reach users of [...]

Microsoft Launches TrueSpace

I expect a good apology for the insult that might be offensive in some countries, but shitting is the waste that Microsoft is doing with a powerful tool that 5 bought months ago from Caligari. And why does Microsoft seem to freak out in TrueSpace? Because it suggests a simple intention to compete against [...]

MapBuilder surrenders ... another

It is painful to see interesting projects rip their garments and accept that they retire ... just a few days ago we made mention of the weakness of projects not associated with an aggressive marketing plan that would make it sustainable. It is not exactly the case of MapBuilder, a project born in December of 2003, with good results [...]

Virtual Earth updates images, including Hispanic countries

The update of high resolution images of Virtual Earth of this month of July goes quite well, long ago that we did not see that such massive amounts were updated, including Spanish-speaking countries. It seems that his offensive to find data has worked, although most are taken with UltraCam, [...]