Virtual Earth Resources April 2009

This is a simple list of the various resources available for your development needs. Sign up for you developer account here: https://mappoint-css.live.com/mwssignup Official Microsoft: Virtual Earth API on MSDN Virtual Earth Interactive SDK Virtual Earth Forum on MSDN Microsoft MapPoint Web Service API on MSDN Silverlight Control CTP VIRTUAL EARTH SERVICE API TERMS OF USE…

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New Version of Virtual Earth 3D released

Today the Virtual Earth team announced the new version of the 3D control. To install simple goto to http://maps.live.com/?mkt=en-us and click on the 3D button. Checkout New York rendering very quickly with trees and weather! I noticed a new 3D option also “Use ansiotropic filtering”. The full list of new features for the 3D control…

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Tracy Whitelaw speaking at Girl Geek Dinner 5

For Girl Geek Dinner 5 in Brisbane we’re fortunate to have Tracy Whitelaw as our guest speaker who will talk about women in gaming which is very appropriate for our Girl Geek Guitar Hero night!  If you haven’t signed up for the event you can register here: http://girlgeekdinnersbrisbane05.eventbrite.com/ Tracy Whitelaw is a self-confessed geek and…

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Virtual Earth Wrap Up March 2009

March was a big month for Virtual Earth, if you missed something here is the VE Wrap Up: Silverlight CTP Released The big news was the release of the Silverlight Virtual Earth control CTP. This is the next generation of mapping for the web and something you simply must consider today for your future applications….

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