July 2012 Archives
Monday, 23rd July 2012
Video: Now You Can Travel Back & Forth Through Time on Google Earth
Monday marks the 40th anniversary of the Landsat satellite program. It’s the longest-running continuous program capturing satellite images of Earth. Google is working with the U.S. Geological Survey and Carnegie Mellon University to make parts of the archive available to the public. Using Google Earth Engine, you can now travel back and forth…
Mark Zuckerberg Wins Approval For His First-Ever Patent Application - From 6 Years Ago
In the last few months, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took his company public, got married and scored a nearly $6 million home loan at just over 1%. What could possibly top all that? How about approval of his very first patent request from way back in 2006 - covering privacy issues no less?