- Gigapan’s panorama tool for digital cameras is now in public beta, at a surprisinly cheap $279. Only 400 available this round; apply by October 19.
- BBC News has a fascinating article about how indigenous people in the Congo basin are being given special GPS devices to map the locations special to them.
- ArcGIS Explorer gets a Time Navigator. Powerful stuff that encompasses pretty much all the wish-list items for Google Earth’s timeline tool:If only it would do all that with KML…
Notes on the political, social and scientific impact of networked digital maps and geospatial imagery, with a special focus on Google Earth.