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☍ Google Earth Comes to the iPhone

Oh, sweet! :-) Can’t wait for this one. I’ve played around with Earthscape, but it’s just not quite the same.

Google Earth Comes to the iPhone – iPhone Atlas

the iPhone version replciates much of the desktop application’s core experience, downloading imagery from Google’s servers as the perspective shifts and dotting the map with landmarks, photos, and other information

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Update: It’s out, and it’s amazing. The autotilt function is very cool. I’ll never use Earthscape again.

See more on the Official Google Blog and the Google Lat-Long Blog. Get it from the iTunes App Store.

From Google:

With Google Earth for iPhone, you can:

Tilt your iPhone to adjust your view to see mountainous terrain

  • View the Panoramio layer and browse the millions of geo-located photos from around the world
  • View geo-located Wikipedia articles
  • Use the ‘Location’ feature to fly to your current location
  • Search for cities, places and business around the globe with Google Local Search
  • Here’s a nice video walkthrough:

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