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WorldWide Telescope Will Be Announced By Microsoft On February 27

WorldWide Telescope Will Be Announced By Microsoft On February 27 

Microsoft will launch new desktop software called WorldWide Telescope on February 27, rumors say…

The service will be accessed through a downloadable application – Windows only for now is what we hear. Users will be able to pan around the nighttime sky and zoom as far in to any one area as the data will allow. Microsoft is said to be tapping the Hubble telescope as well as ten or so earth bound telescopes around the world for data. When you find an area you like, you can switch to a number of different views, such as infrared and non-visible light.

Let’s wait for the TED Conference on February 27…

February 19, 2008 Posted by | electronics, News, photography, raw art gallery, Technology, Uncategorized | | Leave a comment

   

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