Thursday, May 13, 2010

Google Street View - UK

Moby1 (blog)
Google Cannot Afford More Mistakes Like Buzz and Street View
Moby1 (blog)
The search engine company stepped on plenty of toes locally in the UK when they started taking street level images of UK's roads for their Street View ...

Google Street View News

Opinion: e-Passport technology
ElectricNews.net
In capturing pictures for Google's Streetview the company was doing more than just taking snaps. by ElectricNews.net The e-Passport revolution: the next ...

Google Street View News

Adobe tries to prod Apple to bury hatchet by placing full-page ad laced with ...
San Francisco Chronicle
Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam told the Wall Street Journal that his company is working with Google on a tablet that will help it catch up to Apple in the ...
The Technology newsbucket: Microsoft releases Office 2010, IBM's roadmap ...
The Guardian (blog)
Microsoft defends its Web Apps, says fidelity tops Google Docs -- Techflash Google retorts: "It says a lot about Microsoft's approach to customer lock-in ...

Google News Update

Brisbane Times
Google gets sneak preview of second Gateway
Brisbane Times
"And then they will be loaded up into Google Maps. "And so it definitely will take a few months." Images that you see on Google's streetview were taken in ...

Google News Update

Sydney Morning Herald
Google's Wi-Fi data trawl
Sydney Morning Herald
The Google Street View car. Photo: Ron Erdos The Street View photos are overlayed onto Google Maps and concerns that Wi-Fi data could potentially be used to ...
EU Is The Latest To Criticize Facebook's Privacy Changes
paidContent:UK
Unclear what steps the Article 29 Working Party could take next; the group has also criticized Google (NSDQ: GOOG) over Street View and has taken a hard ...

Google Street View

SunPower reports 1st-quarter profit
San Francisco Chronicle
The measure creates a coordinated approach to privacy issues that could arise as Street View is rolled out in Europe, Gerard Lommel, one of the officials, ...

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Google Street View News

The economics of newspapers in two charts
Washington Post (blog)
A very good point was made that newspapers can't hold a candle to a web-based ad with lots of pictures, no character limits, links to maps and street view, ...
Five Practical Ways to Look at Facebook Privacy
Fast Company
She found the address on one service, and then used Google street view to find the house. You can be found on the internet without being on Facebook. ...