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2014-04-24 07:27:26

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google is looking to its archives to add a fun feature to Street View. Street View will make older images of certain landmark locations and sites of interest available so that users can see a chronological progression of development, or rebuilding in some cases. This time-traveling feature of Google Maps was recently discussed on the Google Maps blog. The historical images date back to Street View imagery from 2007. Users will know that...

2014-03-11 12:27:10

Continued Commitment to the SketchUp Community BOULDER, Colo., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Limitless Computing Inc.(®),( )a leading provider of 3D mobile Augmented Reality, today announced that as part of its ongoing commitment to the SketchUp community, its SightSpace(®) Mobile Augmented Reality products now support SketchUp 2014. Limitless Computing's suite of Augmented Reality (AR) products for Trimble SketchUp pre-visualizes buildings, materials, fixtures, and more, using a mobile...

2014-01-14 23:25:48

Professionals and amateurs who use Google Maps in their daily activity benefit from using the mobile Android application “Planimeter - GPS area measure” on their phones and tablets. The app helps users to perform all kinds of measurements or mapping using touch screen or real-time GPS tracking. http://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vistechprojects.planimeter Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 "Planimeter - GPS area measure" is an Android application launched by...

Political Borders Of Ancient Antioch Realized Using Google Earth
2014-01-02 14:44:04

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online University of Cincinnati researchers have used Google Earth to display the boundaries of ancient Antioch. Antioch was an ancient city on the eastern side of the Orontes River near the modern city of Antakya, Turkey. The city is said to have been founded in 293 BC, and has seen cultures like Greek, Roman and Arab pass through it. Kristina Neumann and colleagues used Google Earth to convert historical data from a coin database into a...

2013-11-21 23:27:30

Real Estate Portal USA, a leading provider in Web-based real estate information for searching and mapping parcels, announced today that its national coverage now includes nearly 130 million parcels (property boundaries), encompassing more than 90 percent of the United States population. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Real Estate Portal USA, a leading provider in Web-based real estate information for searching and mapping parcels, announced today that its national coverage now...

2013-08-06 23:27:44

Industry-leading Mac OS X, iOS, and Windows forensics software delivers significant speed improvements, enhanced details view, and advanced Google Earth GPS evidence mapping capabilities. SAN JOSE, Calif., (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 BlackBag Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of forensics software and training solutions, today announced the immediate availability of BlackLight 2013 R2, a comprehensive iPhone, iPad, Mac OS X, and Windows forensic analysis tool. This latest release...

Google Loans Trekker Backpacks
2013-06-28 10:35:26

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google announced their Street View Trekkers last year in the midst of their maps war with Apple. The backpack devices are packed with cameras and other equipment and are worn by hikers to generate Street View maps of the natural world just as Google's cars map out the roads. Now the company is loaning these backpacks out to adventurers who want to document and build out a 360 degree map of an area important to them. The company has...

Word of the Day
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).