North Carolina, USA, 22 June 2007: TerraServer announced the launch of the new version of TerraServer.com website. The new version includes new subscription features and download options with redesigned layout. In order to provide users with more benefits with new site it has formed new contracts with DigitalGlobe, GlobeXplorer, AirPhotoUSA, LandVoyage and MyTopo for imagery data and printing applications.
The new website is simplified and streamlined providing all the benefits from the previous version with new TerraServer bringing some features including the ability for all users, both subscribers and non-subscribers, to zoom in to the full extent of the requested imagery. The free image viewer allows users to view all of the aerial photos, satellite images and USGS topo maps on TerraServer.
Subscribers will get access to a new drawing and measuring tool that allows the user to measure distance and area while drawing on the imagery. Users can change the line width and color while drawing. The overlays feature is also available to subscribers, which displays information on the image such as street names, zip codes, schools, hospitals, and natural disaster data.