Surfing the marble

Van Mensvoort
March 14th 2006

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The world is flat again! Here's how the worlds largest search engine company describes its newest toy: To put it simply, Like a game community, Google Earth is growing its own: thousands of people every day, scratching the marble, looking for that state secret bunker and alien vessel launching facility.

Google Earth next nature? The point is: we are getting to know our planet so much better now that it is downloadable.

www.theregister.co.uk/2005/09/13/google_earth_threatens_democracy/
www.theregister.co.uk/2006/02/06/greenwich_meridian/
www.theregister.co.uk/2006/01/09/google_lancaster/

If you don't want to download Google Earth: www.flashearth.com

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Koert
Posted 14/03/2006 – 15:47

The map becomes the territory (even though the territory can not always support the map).

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