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Google Timelapse gets petabytes of imagery data up to 2016

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Google has made its largest update to Timelapse yet, adding four years of imagery. That is around petabytes of new data which gives sharper view of earth in a timelapse from 1984 to 2016. http://techprolonged.com/2016/11/google-earth-timelapse-detailed-imagery-space-and-time/
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"Kashmir is Ours" - TPL Maps shows Indian occupied Kashmir in Pakistan

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Google Maps has been showing AJK as Indian Territory for over…
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Google Earth/Maps Imagery gets over 700 Trillion Pixels to make it sharper

In a recent announcement, Google has stated that both the Google Maps…
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"Theta S" Camera shoots & shares 360-degree photos on Google Maps, facebook, twitter etc.

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ricoh-theta-s-main Ricoh Theta S spherical camera captures 360-degree photos of surroundings and allows the images to be shared on Google Maps Street View, Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Youtube 360 degree channel.
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Google's New Street View App - Share your own 360-degree photos, Explore as well

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google-street-view-app Google has introduced a new Street View app which makes it easier for users to explore Google Map's 360-degree imagery as well as allows to contribute their own photos over the Google Maps.
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Google Cultural Institute brings Pakistan’s history and culture online

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gci-street-view-pakistan Six institutions join online platform, adding over 400 new artifacts and 12 new exhibitions to Google’s virtual museum. Google Cultural Institute Pakistan held a press event in Lahore to present how they bring Pakistani history and culture online 
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Google to launch Street View Maps of Pakistani cultural sites

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google-street-view-pakistan Google is all set to launch long awaited Street View Maps in Pakistan for major cultural sites across the region. Google is organizing local event in Lahore, Pakistan to announce the launch of Cultural Institute Pakistan.
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Google Earth Pro is now free to download - worth $399 previously

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google-earth-pro-free Google has announced today to make Google Earth Pro free for everyone. The multi-purpose software with 3D interactive maps and data visualization tools was previously used to cost $399 for a year. The Google Earth is a desktop based software which you can use to view satellite imagery, maps.
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Amazon to adapt Nokia Maps for next Kindle Fire, ignoring Google Maps

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According to the reports, Nokia Maps are going to be used by Amazon for the next Kindle Fire. While currently Kindle Fire does not support mapping or location services, however stepping on to Apple's path Amazon also decides to avoid Google Maps. That is told by tells some people to Reuters.

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Pakistan - excellently mapped country on Google MapMaker; Says VP of Engineering, Google Maps

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pakistan-google-maps"Pakistan is an excellent example of a country who's almost fully mapped for mapmaker and this is one of the best examples I've ever seen. Over four year this one went from a naked map to something that's more detailed than almost any American city that I know of." Says Brian McClendon - VP of Engineering, Google Maps.