GPS Support Added To Google Earth Free Version

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I’ve been wanting to hook my GPS up to Google Maps for a while, and have always needed to boot into Windows to run MS Streets to track my position.  It appears that Google is finally allowing the free version of Google Earth to use a GPS. This news has been overshadowed by bigger news,… Read more »

Google Street View Car Hits A Deer

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It looks like the person driving the Google Car accidentally hit a deer in upstate New York.  Google Street View has removed the image from Google Maps because of complaints. The good news is that the Google car driver stopped the vehicle, and alerted the police, and by time the police had arrived, the deer… Read more »