The Apple iPhone just got a little more exciting, because Google has officially released Google Earth for the popular touchscreen handset. As you can probably imagine, the app works just fine with the iPod touch as well.
The satellite view in Google Maps is pretty good already, but Google Earth is just so much more intense. With the Google Earth app for Apple’s handhelds, you can move around, zoom in and out, and tilt the device for some funky effects as well Yeah, it’s probably just a novelty, but you can probably find some use for it.
Check out the video below for a demonstration of what you can expect. The app, as with most things from Google, is free and can be found through the App Store.