tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-18157064.post1694053322280590191..comments2024-06-03T02:11:45.450-07:00Comments on Google Operating System: Bring the Mashups to Google MapsAlex Chituhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/02618542750965508582noreply@blogger.comBlogger3125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-18157064.post-6703750424335311072007-05-30T06:09:00.000-07:002007-05-30T06:09:00.000-07:00Google Maps added bus stop information with time t...Google Maps added bus stop information with time tables to the Austin, TX area.<BR/><BR/>http://www.brandonkraft.com/weblog/archives/2007/05/google_maps_tra.phpKrafthttps://www.blogger.com/profile/04407809732324773673noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-18157064.post-63808554530035045302007-05-29T17:27:00.000-07:002007-05-29T17:27:00.000-07:00It uses the great circle distance, which is the di...It uses the great circle distance, which is the distance along the surface of a spherical approximation to the earth:<BR/>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great-circle_distanceBen Appletonhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/10560574327870341618noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-18157064.post-34837809423128008472007-05-29T13:53:00.000-07:002007-05-29T13:53:00.000-07:00Anybody know how the distance mapplet work? Is it...Anybody know how the distance mapplet work? Is it as simple is using the distance formula on the lat/lng coords and then multiplying by a constant to get from lat/lng degrees to meters? Or is there some trickery involved due to the curvature of the earth? Does anybody know?CJ Millisockhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/02334936756648727605noreply@blogger.com