Google Earth Becomes Second Life

Google Earth Becomes Second Life
technology

An article in Business 2.0 suggests that Google Earth may become a virtual world like Second Life - just that Google's World will be connected to real events, places and businesses.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 15 may 2006

An article in Business 2.0 suggests that Google Earth may become a virtual world like Second Life – just that Google’s World will be connected to real events, places and businesses:

You can already download user-generated layers that sit on top of Google’s 3-D Earth and show you, for example, the location of celebrity houses or hiking trails or famous landmarks. One dating service has even started showing people looking for partners as a Google Earth layer.

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