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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 1:20 pm    Post subject: Bing Maps Reply with quote

Microsofts answer to google maps is out in beta and its pretty effing sweet. Compared to google, it loads waaaaay faster. And you can download a 3d plugin for it to switch to a google earth style view, except that they've added actual 3d to the surface of the planet; its still in beta so there isn't a lot, but this means landmarks and structures stick up from the map and can be viewed in from the top and from a side view. Even this option loads very fast considering. Check it out; I might blog about it later.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 1:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

We've been using Bing Maps for months! I <3 them.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 1:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow, guess I'm behind the power curve. That's rare! Shocked
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 1:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cylinsier wrote:
Wow, guess I'm behind the power curve. That's rare! Shocked


What's more rare, is that I'm ahead! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 10:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Goooo, amom!!! I gotta try Bing Maps!
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 10:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

3d mode with aerial view on is so badass over Manhattan.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 04, 2009 10:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ohhhh...that must be REALLY cool!
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