Saturday, November 06, 2004

Google Buys 3D Map Service Keyhole to Enhance its Local Search Capabilities

In an obvious move to increase and enhance its local search capabilities Google, has purchased a 3D map service called Keyhole. Keyhole will no doubt make the local search for information (20% of all online searches) a more rich experience.

Keyhole's technology purports to make photo-realistic maps of local areas from satellite and airplane photos. People can use this advanced mapping technology to find things like cafes, restaurants, or museums in a neighborhood. It sounds like very exciting and promising technology.

This will really take local search to the next level. This is an area of Internet marketing that is really beginning to take off. To see more about how this technology works: Click Here

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