Earthmine – Street Based Mapping

By June 28, 2007 2 Comments

Microsoft is currently ahead in the battle to produce 3D city from models from the air see our post and movie on New York in Virtual Earth.

The current move is towards street level with Google’s Street View continuing its capture programme and new kid on the block EveryScape launching soon.

We now have ‘Earthmine‘ aiming to create a new kind of map:

It’ll be interesting to see some of its output…


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.