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Google Maps Games

Google Maps Games

While Google Maps has many real world and practical applications, there have also been a few fun with Google Maps applications created.  Listed here are some of the noteworthy ones. The Wilderness Downtown Set to Arcade Fire’s “We Used to Wait”, the Wilderness Downtown mixes in aerial and street View […]

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GeoBriefs: Using Geographic Tools to Hunt Kony, Google Maps Game Released, SketchUp Sold to Trimble, 3D Photo Tours

GeoBriefs: Using Geographic Tools to Hunt Kony, Google Maps Game Released, SketchUp Sold to Trimble, 3D Photo Tours

The Geographic Travels blog explores how geographic analysis using “pattern of life” and “socio-cultural analysis” are being used to search for warlord Joseph Kony. Announced back in January, the Google game Cubed which is based on Google Maps is finally here.  The game, developed by the Google Maps team, uses WebGL to provide […]