EarthBrowser for Mac

EarthBrowser for Mac

Average User Rating:
4.2
out of 55 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.1.3
  • Total Downloads:
    688
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 06, 2009
  • Price:
    Free to try; $29.95 to buy
  • File Size:
    25.58MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    7
  • Platform:
    Mac
  • Product ranking:
    #32 in Math Software

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User Reviews
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1 stars

"didn't install on Mac OS 10.6.7 intel"

May 12, 2011  |  By castantzen

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 3.2.1

Pros

nothing so far! The former versions on earlier Mac OS versions were nice.

Cons

I don't see neither the globe nor anything valuable

Summary

version 3.2.1 is useless

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1 stars

"Murky graphics and markings - not as usable as V.2"

May 30, 2010  |  By cincia--2008

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 3.2.1

Pros

Can show country and state borders, satellites, spin at your own rate.

Cons

Numbers in the circles for earthquakes are not readable. Murky graphics. Doesn't show earthquake marks for 7 or over magnitude. I haven't been able to add markers to the map.

Summary

The previous version was much clearer and easier to use. I'm keeping it even though it only shows earthquakes up to 6 magnitude. Much better graphics and readable numbers in circles for earthquakes.

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1 stars

"Unable to install on my MacBookPro OS X 106.1."

October 27, 2009  |  By lmraskin

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 3.2.1

Pros

Earlier versions were downloaded vis a disc image and they installed easily; using the product was easy and desired data was always present.

Cons

The change to the Adobe Air download installer.

Summary

The Adobe Air Installer does not work with Mac 10.5.x or 10.6 OS. I have used the EarthBrowser application since 2005. SInce the installer change was made from a Disc Image to Adobe Air, I have lost my capability. Using the CNet access was the umpteenth time of trying to install v. 3.2.1 with the same non installation result.

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5 stars

"Great app and getting better!"

July 23, 2009  |  By GazBrad

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 3.2

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
Matt's continuously improving this app and now it's on the Flex platform updating is a synch. I've been using it for few years now and my only problem is I can't stop using it when I've started! You just keep getting deeper into the features and it's totally absorbing. Google Earth has it's place but this is a different beast and more scientific in it's approach. Still simple to use though and the earth is always north to south in orientation as you spin the globe. Try doing that in Google Earth!

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5 stars

"Excellent!"

April 07, 2009  |  By Foto555

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 3.1.3

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
EarthBrowser provides an incredible amount of info...beautifully!

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4 stars

"Great Little App"

November 24, 2006  |  By VersionTrackerUserOpinion

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 2.10.4

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
While not the most practical app I use on a regular basis, this one is one of the most entertaining. I love to look in on webcams from distant countries.

As an aside, Matt Giger responds personally with fixes should there be a problem.

Even if it is only an entertainment program, it is very fun to play with. Try it now!

J

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5 stars

"Great Detail"

June 03, 2006  |  By JapanBimmerman

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 2.10.2

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
I've been using this app for some time and must say that it is really amazing. It eats a lot if processor power is quite nice to watch and when I show it to people they are quite impressed. I know it serves no real perpose but it is fun to play with and see other parts of the world.

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4 stars

"improved with every update;-)"

May 29, 2006  |  By smokeonit

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 2.10.2

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
maps are now very good, not like google earth, but that's not treally needed, unless weather data gets more accurate and the weather frogs can send us data which is accurate to the millimeter, LOL...

never crashed on me the last 5 updates... very fast now, but one needs a fast internet connection now, even with my 6mbit it takes some seconds for the maps to load, but once they're cached it's blazing fast...

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3 stars

"mmm"

March 29, 2006  |  By annano--2008

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 2.9.2

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
still a bit slow and still some problems with webcams...

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5 stars

"Good Wine"

December 02, 2005  |  By thebiggles

 |  Version: EarthBrowser 2.8.1

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
Earthbrowser has improved like a good wine. Product support is very good.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.1.3
  • Larger earthquakes show up on top of smaller ones
  • Fixed bug: Google Map window fixed
  • Fixed bug: Internal manual works
  • Fixed bug: Embedded web browser works
  • Speed increase
General
Publisher Lunar Software
Publisher web site http://www.lunarsoft.com
Release Date April 06, 2009
Date Added April 06, 2009
Version 3.1.3
Category
Category Educational Software
Subcategory Math Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 25.58MB
File Name EarthBrowser.3.2.1.dmg.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 688
Downloads Last Week 7
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price $29.95

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