Please stop making the map of a user's location use satellite view by default. [more inside]
Possible sidebar? The mission planner for a orbiting satellite chimes in with corrections and interesting information.
Anyone remember a video going around the web that showed a guy manipulating satellite imagery--maybe directly in Google Earth--by using hand gestures instead of a mouse? I recall he was using both his hands. It was some kind of a demo video for a new human interface technology. I might have not even found it via MeFi. Ring a bell for anyone?