Thursday, June 9

Google Maps in 3D

    Not only has Google toppled the market with their impressive E-Mail services, web site and image searches, news updates, froogle product searching, blogging tools, translation abilities, instant messaging tools, and desktop search; but they have also surpassed competitors yahoo and microsoft's map services... Google Maps gives users the ability to plot driving directions, search for local interests, and allow the user to click 'n drag on a fullscreen virtual map or on highly detailed satellite images... As kick ass as that is, they are now working on a 3-Dimensional map consisting of buildings and views of city streets... Although, their plans are only for major U.S. cities such as San Francisco, Houston, and Detroit for now... Full Story

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