KML相關

用Google的線上試算表產生地標,並且放入Google Map及Google Earth,可以隨時更新。
利用Google的線上試算表,選擇預先做好的樣版,填入相關資訊,馬上就可以發佈到Google Map及Google Earth上面!

 

http://earth.google.com/outreach/tutorial_mapper.html

簡易KML產生器教學

 

由Google和另一GIS公司Galdos Systems共同將KML送交給開放式地理空間協會(Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc),
目的將Google Earth軟體使用的KML格式,開放作為GIS公開使用的開放格式之一,而OGC組織,也在接受此格式之後,
於4/14日將該格式公佈為OpenGIS® KML Encoding Standard (OGC KML)標準,其所採用的標準是根據Google
所遞交的KML 2.2版本格式,並且也將相容現有的KML2.2版檔案和相關工具,該標準定義了KML相關
幾何編寫修改模式等等相關的應用程式相容資訊,以下是新聞擷取

引言:

April
14, 2008 - The members of the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC)
today announced the approval of the OpenGIS® KML Encoding Standard (OGC
KML), marking KML's transition into an open standard which will be
maintained by the OGC. Developers will now have a standard approach for
using KML to code and share visual geographic content in existing or
future web-based online maps and 3D geospatial browsers like Google
EarthTM.

全文網址
http://www.opengeospatial.org/pressroom/pressreleases/857