3d mapping

07.26.12
PSA: Google's 3D City View and Tour Guide arrives for Google Earth on iOS today
07.26.12

PSA: Google's 3D City View and Tour Guide arrives for Google Earth on iOS today

Google's 3D City View is now available on iOS. The Google Earth update adds three-dimensional imag...

By D. Cooper,   07.26.12
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07.26.12
Drone-maker Parrot invests $7.5 million in two EPFL spin-offs, sets sights beyond toys
07.26.12

Drone-maker Parrot invests $7.5 million in two EPFL spin-offs, sets sights beyond toys

Switzerland's EPFL has managed to catch our attention with its various UAV-related activities, and...

By D. Melanson,   07.26.12
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07.16.12
New Recce 3D map app offers location-based services and games, Sim City possibilities abound
07.16.12

New Recce 3D map app offers location-based services and games, Sim City possibilities abound

The mapping scene has seen plenty of activity lately -- what with Apple ditching Google to launch...

By J. Hidalgo,   07.16.12
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07.02.12
Amazon reportedly acquires UpNext, 3D map wars begin in earnest (update: value might vary)
07.02.12

Amazon reportedly acquires UpNext, 3D map wars begin in earnest (update: value might vary)

We might as well call 2012 the year of the 3D map. We've seen both Apple and Google show their car...

By J. Fingas,   07.02.12
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12.15.11
Microsoft Kinect used to map asteroids, glaciers, other scary things
12.15.11

Microsoft Kinect used to map asteroids, glaciers, other scary things

Ken Mankoff is a PhD student at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where he studies ice...

By A. Toor,   12.15.11
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10.29.11
Apple reportedly acquires C3 Technologies, iOS Maps overhaul on the horizon?
10.29.11

Apple reportedly acquires C3 Technologies, iOS Maps overhaul on the horizon?

Last we saw of C3 Technologies' 3D mapping software it was making an appearance on Sony Ericsson's X...

By C. Trout,   10.29.11
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08.23.11
3D virtual sound shown off on mobile device, dance party ensues (video)
08.23.11

3D virtual sound shown off on mobile device, dance party ensues (video)

Nothing beats the head banging bliss of being in the front row of a concert, but if you left your...

By L. Leavitt,   08.23.11
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07.13.11
USC computer scientist makes geo-immersion maps, leaves other maps feeling inferior
07.13.11

USC computer scientist makes geo-immersion maps, leaves other maps feeling inferior

Google's Maps and Earth services provide us with 3D maps, the means to track St. Nick, and even t...

By M. Gorman,   07.13.11
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07.06.11
Google, MapQuest, Microsoft and Aol sued for allegedly infringing 3D mapping patent
07.06.11

Google, MapQuest, Microsoft and Aol sued for allegedly infringing 3D mapping patent

The saga continues for Google's voyeuristic mapping service, but this time Microsoft Streetside a...

By B. Steele,   07.06.11
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