So cool, yet soooo frustrating. 
Google’s Fusion Tables allows you to geocode large data sets for free. But what if you want to take that information to perform basic analysis in your free GIS program? Well, you’re out of luck because Google doesn’t allow you export the geocoded data - even in a KML file. That’s very annoying.
(above: crime incidents plotted in and around Milwaukee’s Washington Park)

So cool, yet soooo frustrating. 

Google’s Fusion Tables allows you to geocode large data sets for free. But what if you want to take that information to perform basic analysis in your free GIS program? Well, you’re out of luck because Google doesn’t allow you export the geocoded data - even in a KML file. That’s very annoying.

(above: crime incidents plotted in and around Milwaukee’s Washington Park)