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I'm not sure what forum to post this, many of us use Google Earth though so here it is, the new version which I just saw released.

https://www.google.com/earth/

Kinda let down personally... Cloud storage of my KMZ's...not going to ever happen with me. Also, looks like they eliminated most of the actual useful tools from the desktop version, bummer.

There does appear to be some previously unreleased high res imagery in at least some locations anyways though so that's cool.

Haven't really had time to look through it a lot yet, maybe I'm missing something new that is actually useful, dunno.

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Some one recommended Google Earth Pro to me a few years ago. Used to cost $399/year. It is now free and may have the tools you require. Current version is 7.1. You can tell if you got the pro version as the icon  of the earth is gray.

 

Just want to say I am enjoying your videos!

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Cool, thanks for taking the time to post this Jasong.I appreciate it, I will check it out.

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21 hours ago, jasong said:

Kinda let down personally... Cloud storage of my KMZ's...not going to ever happen with me.

As we say in the IT Audit/Infosec space "Cloud..... someone else's computer"

Agree 100% G

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