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Re: Bing Maps Beta Opens New Avenues of Exploration
Posted by: Erika Morphy 2009-12-03 13:54:23
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Taking on one of Google's most popular Web applications, Microsoft introduced a beta for Bing Maps that incorporates improved imagery, 3-D photographs and street views using tools made possible by its Silverlight technology. The Streetside feature puts users on street level, letting them walk around to find "that good parking lot," for example, "or figure out exactly where the door to the club is located," according to a blog post by Satya Nadella, Microsoft's senior VP for online services.


But what if you don't like coffee?
Posted by: billybobb 2009-12-03 17:47:18 In reply to: Erika Morphy
This is awesome...now we don't even need to go out of the house. Just hook my fat butt up to some diet coke, and I can see the world!
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