Articles tagged “google earth”

Google Earth Revamps to Focus on Exploration and Entertainment

Google Earth Revamps to Focus on Exploration and Entertainment

Associated Press

It's not exactly virtual reality or augmented reality, but this interactive approach could be used as another platform for destinations looking to promote themselves to would-be visitors.

2 years ago

Google Unveils Tour Builder That Lets Tourists Map Their Travels

Google Unveils Tour Builder That Lets Tourists Map Their Travels

Samantha Shankman, Skift

A small number of travel startups just gasped their last dying breath. The desire to physically see the distance covered on a map dates back before the guidebook, but this new tool lets users add context and quickly share it across the web.

5 years ago

Despite Dreamliner incidents, 23 Boeing 787s airborne at the moment

Despite Dreamliner incidents, 23 Boeing 787s airborne at the moment

Dennis Schaal, Skift

It's business as usual for now for major airlines with Dreamliners in their fleets as the investigation proceeds in London.

6 years ago