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If you are considering the Bing Maps Platform as an alternative to MapPoint, there are several options that you can explore. Here’s a look at the Microsoft mapping solutions available.
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Today is Earth Day, an annual event first celebrated in 1970 to bring attention to the state of our planet’s environment. We at Bing Maps have the incredible opportunity to focus on the earth every day as we work on improving and adding to our vast collection of aerial and Streetside imagery. This month, in addition to delivering a lot of new imagery (see the listing at the bottom this…
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