February 3, 2015
In mid-December 2014, Google announced plans on the company’s Geo Developers Blog to deprecate or take down the Google Earth application programming interface (API) because of security concerns related to the API’s coding framework. The decision was the first of a series of changes that affect Google Maps and Google Earth developers and enterprise users.
October 27, 2014
With Skybox joining Google there is a tremendous opportunity to leverage our imaging satellites for positive change in the world. At our annual Geo for Good User Summit, we announced the Skybox for Good program, under which we will contribute fresh satellite imagery to projects that save lives, protect the environment, promote education, and positively impact humanity. We’ve
September 11, 2012
Several days after Microsoft said Bing Maps completed its U.S. high-resolution image project, Google reported it increased the amount of high-resolution imagery on its geospatial websites.