When the iPhone is tilted, the earth begins to rotate and you can navigate to another part of the globe. The application is currently being run locally but ideally youd want real geo-spatial information downloaded over WiFi or 3G.
● Experience social geobrowsing.
Earthscape users mark choice spots with stories, photos and travel tips. Fly to your own favorite places to see what others have shared. You'll also find restaurant reviews, Wikipedia articles and other dynamic content.
● Access the widest range of imagery.
Earthscape zooms you into the most diverse collection of geographic imagery. Toggle between spectacular summer and winter images of snow-capped mountains. Compare the place you live with aerial images from the 1930s. You can also overlay topographic and aviation maps.
● Create custom applications.
Currently the software is in private beta.