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Google’s ‘Dynamic World’ Offers a Real Sense of Earth’s Surface

Satellite imagery showing off the devestation and transition to shrubland in El Dorado County, California after the Caldor Fire burned 221,775 acres of land in 2021.gif: Google I can remember when Google Earth was merely a tool for me and friends to zoom in on our old streets and homes. I recall squinting at the …

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Why You Should Plan Your Next Vacation on Google Travel Instead of a Spreadsheet

screenshot: Emily Long Stoked to go on vacation, but not stoked to DIY your travel plans? The very idea of ​​the dozens of browser tabs and the hours of work it could take to find flights, hotels, restaurants, and things to do—and then actually make all those reservations and keep everything organized—is (almost) enough to …

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Android Auto Makeover Lets You Watch YouTube in Your Car

Android Auto’s refresh will make it easier to mind your maps and messages while driving. Picture: Google Android Auto in the dash is getting a much-needed refresh. During a session at its developer conference, Google introduced has revised interface coming to the Android-based car software. It includes a new split-screen mode that’s more scalable across …

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