Monopoly City Streets
Hasbro and Google have teamed up to create the biggest game of Monopoly ever, with the board being the entire world in Google Maps. “We’ve enlisted Google’s help to find three new Monopoly game pieces. You have the chance to have your building design (and bearing your name) included in the biggest game of Monopoly of all time. Use Google SketchUp to design a 3D building, then upload your dream structure to the Google 3D Warehouse to enter it into the competition. “Use Google SketchUp to design a 3D building, then upload your dream structure to the Google 3D Warehouse to enter it into the competition.
“It is a worry for us because it causes a delay on us being able to rescue the girls,” he said.
- Google / Monopoly City Streets (nickburcher.com)
- Screen Shots & Videos of Google Monopoly City Streets (seroundtable.com)
- Play Monopoly City Streets Online …….. When It Gets Fixed (lockergnome.com)
- Google’s Monopoly City Streets Launches Today (blippitt.com)
- Trapped girls updated Facebook instead of calling police (telegraph.co.uk)
- Google gets a Monopoly, but it’s only a game (geeksaresexy.net)
- Monopoly City Streets turns Google Maps into a game board (downloadsquad.com)
- Google Monopoly City Streets: Down on Launch Day (mashable.com)
Will the end to the Recession be Local?
The Sacramento Bee has a Google Map that helps you see which parts of America should come out of recession first – and which last. The map was made with projections from IHS Global Insight that forecasted when each metro area will return to employment levels seen before the recession. You can drill down to quite a detailed level.