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Blue Marble Geographics Launches New Website

May 14, 2001
Weekly update

Blue Marble Geographics, Gardiner, Maine, launched www.BeyondGeo.com, which offers online map services.

The site enables users to customize their maps online. It includes a location database that displays on the map and the ability to create hyperlinks to images, video, audio, web pages, E-mail and more.

Other features that can be displayed on the user’s customized map are a center, zoom in and out feature; a reset and bookmark the map view feature; a popup notes feature that gives more detailed information; and a search feature.