With the Google Earth app for your Android tablet, it is now possible to view the entire world from the palm of your hand. You can easily check conditions in any part of the world with this app. View the damage done to certain areas by natural disasters, or keep an eye on your home while you are on vacation. With this app, you can feel as if you have traveled all over the world while sitting on your living room couch.
If you don’t have the option to travel to places around the world that you would love to see, use this app to give you an idea of what you are missing. If you are considering several different places to vacation, this app is a great way to view the areas you’d like to see and pick the one that looks the best for your vacation. You can also use this app while you are on vacation to check out locations that you are considering visiting and make sure they are safe places to be. With this app, you can narrow your search area down to a specific address and view the area around the address. Never has it been possible like this to see the world without traveling past your front door.
Google Earth for your tablet is easily navigated with simple swipes of your fingers over your screen. By using the following commands, you can view the entire area.
- move the globe with a one finger swipe
- zoom in and out with a two finger pinch
- tilt your view with two fingers swiped together
- zoom in with a one finger double tap
- zoom out with a two finger double tap
Simple finger swipes that are easy to remember help you to effectively use your app to view the world around you, or the scenery on the other side of the world.
Google Earth for your tablet also offers new 3D imagery that allows you to fly through new three dimensional views of certain larger cities in the world. You can see all that Boston, Rome, San Francisco and many other cities have to offer in 3D viewing. You will feel as if you are currently walking around the city with these new views.
This app also has a new tour guide feature that allows you to discover new places that may be just down the street. Whether you are traveling around the world or just simply looking for something new to do, this app is a great way to get what you want.
Google Earth for tablet requires version 2.1 and up, and has an average rating of 4.5 starts out of five.