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Old 03-19-2007, 12:50 AM   #1
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I think this is neat

earth.download - Download Google Earth

Just something fun!


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Old 03-19-2007, 02:42 AM   #2
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Yes, google earth is amazing.

I have 2 friends that work for them in Mountain View, joined for lunch one day. WOW, they have a luxury cafateria! They even have a sushi bar!!!

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Old 03-19-2007, 10:29 AM   #3
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This one is pretty cool, too.
Zillow - Real Estate Search Results
I got enough detail on my property to see my vehicle, construction road out to my field and the poured pad of my business.
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Old 03-19-2007, 11:00 AM   #4
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another neat trick is when you go in as close as you can and it saws that the image is not available, you can change the z parameter in the address bar and insert another quality, and get the image.

Here is info, and pics of it in action.
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