Today, Google Earth Pro becomes free -- are there strings attached? "Over the last 10 years, businesses, scientists and hobbyists from all over the world have been using Google Earth Pro for everything from planning hikes to placing solar panels on rooftops.
Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now free. Access to the software previously cost $399 per year. "Starting today, even more people will be able to access Google Earth Pro: we're making it available for free.
The Pro version of everyone's favorite virtual globe used to cost $399 -- per year! Now it's free. Freeeeee!
Versions of Google Earth Pro 6.0 and earlier are no longer supported on any platform. If you are a Linux user, you can use the standard version of Google Earth available here, or you can download the latest version of Google Earth Pro for Windows or Mac.
It’s not all that surprising that Google Earth is one of Mountain View’s most loved products. But most didn’t know that there was another version of Google Earth called Google Earth Pro, which is now free. The Pro version used to cost an eye-watering $400...
Last week we got an email from GEB reader Alan letting us know that Google Earth Pro, which formerly cost US$400 per year, appears to now be free. There has been no official announcement from Google as yet on the subject.
Google Earth Pro now costs the same thing as the core version of the mapping software. Google drops the $400 price tag off Google Earth Pro and the reasons for doing so appear to be plain.
Google Earth is a free download for personal use, but Google Earth Pro costs $400 for an annual subscription.
Google makes Earth Pro available to virtual travelers for free.
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