an online application to view real-time top news stories by location on a 3D globe.
like nothing happened recently...?
[link: next.yahoo.net & next.yahoo.net|via swissmiss.typepad.com & chrisglass.com]
see also Etsy geo-locator & IBM world listening habits & live stats on a globe & blogosphere globe & data globe.
good idea with poor data so far. only three location in the USA have news events today? :)
This globe application from Discovery is much cooler:
Reminds me of the News Channel on the Wii:
Though not as good looking, nor nearly as fun!