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Latest commit 52066e9 Sep 24, 2016 @pjcozzi pjcozzi committed on GitHub Merge pull request #4364 from AnalyticalGraphicsInc/deprecate-cast-re…

Removed deprecated castShadows and receiveShadows
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.externalToolBuilders Switch eclipse launch configurations to gulp. Oct 19, 2015
.idea Webstorm project updates Aug 30, 2016
.settings Avoid JS errors in Eclipse by ignoring gulpfile.js. May 6, 2016
Apps Merge pull request #4289 from denverpierce/czml-path-sandcastle-fix Sep 9, 2016
Documentation corrected remaining transpose typos Jul 13, 2016
Source Removed deprecated castShadows and receiveShadows Sep 23, 2016
Specs Fix debug camera primitive tests Sep 23, 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
.gitignore reset content of .gitignore to master Dec 28, 2015
.jshintrc Fix Eclipse jsHint integration Nov 16, 2015
.npmignore Don't include documentation in NPM package Dec 4, 2015
.project Remove ancient remnant of the JSLint eclipse plugin. Aug 11, 2014
.travis.yml Fix travis command line. Mar 28, 2016 Removed deprecated castShadows and receiveShadows Sep 23, 2016 Add twitter Aug 3, 2016 Update with credentials (see #4340 and #4341) Sep 21, 2016 Update Jun 3, 2016 Fix some demo links. Sep 21, 2016
favicon.ico Eliminate Images folder. Nov 7, 2012
gulpfile.js Change sort requires Windows newline to OS dependent newl\ines Aug 12, 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 chore(package): update jasmine-core to version 2.5.2 Sep 21, 2016
server.js Replace "use strict" by 'use strict' Feb 9, 2016
web.config Update web.config Nov 22, 2015

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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.

We appreciate attribution by including the Cesium logo and link in your app.

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