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2013-12-11 23:27:05

Free Interactive Map Displays the Likely Ancestral Country of Origin for All 164 Million Registered Voters in the U.S. Down to the Rooftop of Each Address Eugene, Oregon (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Ethnicity.Censusviewer.com sets itself apart in many ways. Instead of using broad ethnic groupings the map shows the ancestral country of origin for more than 75 different countries. The site does not use data from the Census Bureau (which is anonymous and limited to a few broad ethnic...

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...

Bing’s Bird’s Eye Gains 270TB Of Image Data
2013-06-12 16:10:07

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In the map arms race, Microsoft looks to close the gap by adding close to 270 terabytes of data to Bird's Eye imagery, as well as other updates to Bing Maps. The update was introduced on Bing Blogs on Tuesday. Beefing up Bird's Eye data might be the biggest in the Bing Maps nest. The post states that 270 terabytes of data is the equivalent of 100,000 DVDs. Microsoft offered a few examples of new images, with high-resolution...

Australian Scientists Un-Discover Small Island In South Pacific Ocean
2012-11-23 08:48:13

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to uncharted territory, discovering a new island would seem pretty exciting. But, when you make an un-discovery, you got yourself a whole new ballgame. That´s what happened in the South Pacific Ocean just recently. A small strip of land, showing up on Google Earth and Google Maps, does not exist, say leading scientists from Australia. The supposedly sizeable land form, called Sable Island by the Times Atlas of...

Google Earth 3D Now Available For Apple Devices
2012-07-29 07:56:53

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Android users no longer have exclusive access to Google Earth's 3D imagery on the go, as the feature was unveiled this week for select Apple iOS-powered devices, according to Deborah Netburn of the Los Angeles Times. According to Netburn, anyone who owns an iPad 2, an iPhone 4S, an iPod Touch 4, or a more recent device will now have the ability to take virtual tours of detailed three-dimensional landscapes -- a feature that those...

2011-03-30 00:00:29

IHS information access workflows gain online access to Bing Maps imagery, roads, obliques, and routing transactions and other energy-specific datasets Boulder, CO (Vocus/PRWEB) March 28, 2011 Spatial Energy, the leading source for digital imagery and services for the energy industry, and IHS, a business information and analytics provider, today announced a subscription agreement to provide online access to Microsoft Corp.'s Bing Maps through IHS products. Bing Maps is a worldwide...

2011-01-18 00:00:41

Over 35 major and independent Energy sector companies using Bing Maps for their global basemap through integration with Spatial on Demandâ“ž¢ Boulder, CO (Vocus/PRWEB) January 17, 2011 Spatial Energy, the leading source for digital imagery and services for the energy industry, today announced that as of December 31, 2010, over 35 major and independent Oil and Gas industry companies are using Microsoft Corp.'s Bing Maps Map Control through Spatial on...

2010-12-21 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearStay.com, a subsidiary of HomeAway, the world´s leading vacation rental marketplace, which features properties managed by professional vacation rental managers, today announced the release of the first vacation rental search application on Microsoft's Bing Maps. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101221/LA20167LOGO) This new initiative allows users to search through more than 21,000 vacation rental homes from...


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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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