Images: Microsoft maps take a bird's-eye view

Images: Microsoft maps take a bird's-eye view

Summary: Microsoft unveils a beta version of Windows Live Local, which gives a 45-degree bird's-eye view of major landmarks.

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  • adding pushpins

    Another new feature of Windows Live Local allows users to add pushpins by right clicking on any location and adding identifying information.

  • driving directions

    Driving directions can be obtained directly from the map by right clicking and highlighting the "from" and "to" locations. Notice the Bird's Eye view box in the upper left corner of the map.

  • bird's eye view

    An unlabled image from the beta version of Bird's Eye.

Topics: Microsoft, Operating Systems, Software, Windows

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