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Create Time-availability Maps with Perl and Google Earth

Aug 29, 2008, 04:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nathan Harrington)

[ Thanks to jmalasko for this link. ]

"Any hardware with 3-D acceleration capable of running Google Earth has sufficient processing power for the code in this article. The KML described herein uses tens of thousands of polygon vertices for the United States alone, so faster processors may be required for global rendering or precision beyond the state level."

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