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Google Maps gets high-res aerial imagery for 72 countries, regions

According to the Google's Lat-Long Blog, the company has added new high-resolution aerial photography to Google Maps. This follows similar news from Microsoft a couple of weeks ago who also updated their own Bing Maps service with 215TB of high-resolution imagery. …

Google adds balloon and kite aerial imagery to Google Earth

Google has teamed up with The Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science in an effort to add balloon and kite imagery in Google Earth. The search giant is inviting anyone to capture and upload their own aerial imagery which…