Tech Magazine

Google Earth Downloaded More Than One Billion Times

Posted on the 10 October 2011 by Gerard @presurfer
Google Earth Downloaded More Than One Billion Times
According to the official Google Blog, Google Earth has been downloaded more than 1 billion times since its launch in 2005. Keyhole Inc. set up shop in 2001 and, with the launch of Earth Viewer application suite, pioneered the use of high resolution satellite imagery, 3D graphics hardware and cloud computing to offer a 3D virtualization of the Earth, illuminating every corner of the globe. Google acquired Keyhole Inc. in 2004 and the following year Google Earth was born.
At, Google collected stories from people all over the world who use Google Earth to follow their dreams, discover new and distant places, or make the world a better place.The Presurfer

Back to Featured Articles on Logo Paperblog

Paperblog Hot Topics