Google Earth & Google Maps

Google Earth Mapping vs iBase MapInfo Mapping

Google Earth Mapping vs iBase MapInfo Mapping

Exploring the functionality of Google Earth and iBase MapInfo within IBM® i2® Analyst’s Notebook. IBM® i2® Analyst’s Notebook® is a visual intelligence analysis environment that can optimise the value of massive amounts of information collected by government agencies and businesses. It allows analysts to quickly collate, analyse and visualise data from disparate sources while reducing the time required to discover ...

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Google Maps: The many dimensions of a modern map

Google Maps: The many dimensions of a modern map

For the last decade we’ve obsessed over building great maps for our users—maps that are comprehensive, accurate and easy to navigate. This video gives you a glimpse into that journey, and also talks about what’s next for Google Maps.

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Google Geospatial Summit

Google Geospatial Summit

A quick overview of the Google Geospatial Summit. Featuring Google Geo leaders and customers, the summits covered the latest cutting edge examples of Enterprise’s Google Earth Pro and Maps API.

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How to display geotagged photographs in Google Earth

How to display geotagged photographs in Google Earth

Learn how you can use free software downloaded from the Internet to create a KMZ file of your geotagged photographs. KMZ files are opened in Google Earth and users can click on any thumbnail to see the full photo. The KMZ file can be emailed and viewed to anyone who had Google Earth installed on their computer.

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Combining Google Maps and Google Search to Empower Decision Making

Combining Google Maps and Google Search to Empower Decision Making

Employees spend a significant amount of time looking for information from a wide variety of sources and then interpreting that information; and that information is often retrieved from different data stores, slowing down the decision-making process. Join Google and its partner, Thermopylae, to learn how to empower your teams with fast, relevant search results returned on a map. By combining ...

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How to digitize vector data in Google Earth and export them to Shapefiles

How to digitize vector data in Google Earth and export them to Shapefiles

We know the importance of google earth and its high resolution imagery of any area. Sometimes we like to use this imagery to create updated vector data. In this tutorial, you will see an efficient way for the creation of vector layers like to digitize vector data directly in google earth, import them in QGIS, and save them finally as Shapefiles. ...

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Check Google Earth’s Accuracy over an area of Interest

Check Google Earth’s Accuracy over an area of Interest

It can be more convenient to use Google Earth to get coordinates of a ground feature, than going out in the field with a GPS. However, Google Earth’s accuracy can vary depending where you are This video shows how users can check the accuracy of Google Earth over an area of interest.

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