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Of Skype, wooly mammoths and Big Macs

Last week, Skype announced they attained the 100 billion minute level in terms of  free Skype-to-Skype voice and video calls since Skype launched in 2003.As a representative of Skype just pointed out to me, frequently cited research that estimates the number of humans who have ever lived as 100 billion, that 100 billion level equates to one minute of free talk for every man, woman and child that has ever walked the Earth!

February 20, 2008 by

The sun rises on Google Earth

Google Earth has added a new layer in partnership with the Discovery Channel that lets you see video and photography of one of the natures most beautiful events -- sunrise.  The new feature can be enabled by following these steps:Find the "Layers" sectionExpand the "Featured Content" nodeExpand the "Discovery Network" nodeEnable the "Sunrise Earth" layer by placing a check mark in the box next to it.

January 29, 2007 by

Microsoft mapping goes 3D

New Virtual Earth interface merges gaming world photorealism with images of real-world cities. Photos: Virtual Earth 3D marries maps, search Video: Microsoft takes on Google

November 6, 2006 by

These maps have live video

CNET's Rafe Needleman was on hand for the Where 2.0 Conference in San Jose, Calif., on June 13, 2006, and spoke with Skyline, a company that creates 3D Earth visualization software. Take a look at how live video is integrated into the 3D maps.

June 15, 2006 by

Google Video Player for the Mac

Earlier this year Google released a version of Google Earth for the Mac and just recently Picasa was ported over to Linux using an implementation of Wine.  Now, another piece of software joins this group which now works on a Mac -- Google Video Player.

June 6, 2006 by

Google Base for sellers

Google has announced they have selected a few sellers to try accepting payment for their Google Base items.  The same payment system makes selling videos on Google Video, licenses for Google Earth, and items in the Google Store possible.

February 24, 2006 by

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