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Latest commit fa354c8 May 23, 2016 @bagnell bagnell Merge pull request #3938 from AnalyticalGraphicsInc/models-on-terrain
Added heightReference to models
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.externalToolBuilders Switch eclipse launch configurations to gulp. Oct 19, 2015
.idea Tweak WebStorm auto-formatter Apr 25, 2016
.settings Avoid JS errors in Eclipse by ignoring gulpfile.js. May 6, 2016
Apps Merge pull request #3879 from AnalyticalGraphicsInc/open-polygon Apr 26, 2016
Documentation Added section for configuring s3 bucket Apr 11, 2016
Source Fixed issue where modifying the position didn't actually move the mod… May 23, 2016
Specs Fixed some shadiness in the tests for billboards on terrain. May 20, 2016
ThirdParty Added space back Apr 7, 2016
Tools Make the link to the site navigate at the top level. Feb 1, 2016
launches Switch eclipse launch configurations to gulp. Oct 19, 2015
.gitattributes Add .gitAttributes file for line-ending normalization. May 3, 2013
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.travis.yml Fix travis command line. Mar 28, 2016 Updates based on PR comments. May 19, 2016 Tweak Apr 18, 2016 add theOgrable to the file Apr 13, 2016 Updated LICENSE Apr 6, 2016 Remove duplicate Apr 20, 2016
favicon.ico Eliminate Images folder. Nov 7, 2012
gulpfile.js Deploy zip and npm packages Mar 28, 2016
index.html Create credit containers in CesiumWidget. Jan 6, 2016
index.js Replace "use strict" by 'use strict' Feb 9, 2016
index.release.html Don't build or include Cesium Viewer as part of release. Oct 29, 2015
logo.png Switch the release process to a single zip file Jun 25, 2014
package.json Bump version and tweak CHANGES. Apr 30, 2016
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Cesium is a JavaScript library for creating 3D globes and 2D maps in a web browser without a plugin. It uses WebGL for hardware-accelerated graphics, and is cross-platform, cross-browser, and tuned for dynamic-data visualization.

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Our mission is to create the leading 3D globe and map for static and time-dynamic content, with the best possible performance, precision, visual quality, platform support, community, and ease of use.


Apache 2.0. Cesium is free for both commercial and non-commercial use.

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