Google Earth New Data Update
Posted on 25th March, 2006
Some of the updates include:
- The basemap for the whole Earth has been changed to another source called TrueEarth which is reportedly better tha the old one.
- Most of Germany is now in high resolution
- It also appears many Tropical Islands are in higher resolution than before, this includes French Polynesia, some in the Caribbean and the Azores.
- New high resolution photos for parts of the Maldives Island group.
Further information available here