Links: ESRI ArcGIS Explorer, HoudahGPS

  • An ESRI ArcGIS Explorer crystal bowl gazing roundup:

    Good to see ESRI recognizes there are upsides to going multiplatform. Even in the business world, many graphics, advertising and news departments run Macs; they’ll choose the virtual globe that runs best for them, and that virtual globe gets all the PR perks.

  • Here’d be a cool KML layer, as reported by Amateur Photographer:

    An historic archive of 800,000 aerial photos of Britain has been bought for the nation, paving the way for the images to be enjoyed by the public.

    D-log had the idea first.

  • HoudahGPS is a new freeware Mac OS X tool for downloading GPX data from your GPS device. One output option is KML.