Google Earth | Release 4 Beta
- a new, simpler user interface
- larger image as a result of navigation tools being moved
- support for "textured" 3D buildings that you can create yourself using Google SketchUp
- smart loading techniques built into KML
- versions of Google Earth in French, Italian, German, and Spanish.
- improvements to our GPS support (in Google Earth Plus only)
- improved terrain, so peaks and valleys are more realistic