Google Maps + Digital Camera + GPS

produces a walk-through the town of Keene, in the U.S. state of New Hampshire.

Fascinating. I think the preparation of the presentation, and the way it appears in the web page is almost as interesting. Udall calls this screencasting, and has this to say about it:

A year later it’s clear that my instincts weren’t leading me astray. I’m now using screencasts — that is, narrated movies of software in action — to showcase application tips, capture and publish product demonstrations, and even make short documentaries. And I’m seeing others around the Net starting to do the same. Now’s a good time to explain why I think this mode of communication matters and will flourish.

More on screencasting here, and a discussion of applications for recording screens, from O’Reilly Network here.

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