Following Google Earth 5.2 release, Google Earth is now available for Apple's iPad. "With the combination of an intuitive touch interface, a large screen, and snappy A4 processor, you a great new way to explore the globe & share your adventures with your friends. we now have native support for iPad, which means that you get to see world in beautiful full-resolution imagery. There's a custom toolbar at the top, you can click on individual icons to open "balloons" without having to navigate away from the 3D view," said Google.
- As with iPhone version, you can easily navigate with your fingers, using one finger to move the globe; two fingers to change your viewpoint; a single finger double-tap to zoom in; and a two-finger double-tap to zoom out. And like all Google Earth products, you can search for geographic features & businesses by typing your query in search box.
- Along with Panoramio photos, Wikipedia articles, and Google Places, you can also view roads rendered directly on the terrain. Select any of these layers from "Layers" menu in the toolbar.
Download from: iTunes store