Real-time tracking of busses

Over on the Keyhole Community bulletin board (Keyhole is what Google Earth was called before Google bought it and made it free), somebody has converted GPS data of live locations of public transport buses in Boulder, Colorado, and turned them into a KML file that updates in real time. Great proof of concept.

German Wikipedia Google Earthed

The German Wikipedia has had 2,600 of its place entries Google Earthed into a KML file.

Context in English here.

Notes on the political, social and scientific impact of networked digital maps and geospatial imagery, with a special focus on Google Earth.