Monday, August 31, 2009

Google Street View

Student Uses iPhone to Catch Robbery Suspects
FOXNews
... for example, was actually an Eat 'n Park by comparing the map displayed by MobileMe with a zoomed-in Google street-view map of the exact same location. ...


Google Streets News

German court rules against Google's terms
The Associated Press
... house numbers, license plates and individuals in Germany who have told authorities they do not want their information used in Google Street View.


Google News Update

Army: Street View could reveal military secrets
World Radio Switzerland
Google Street View's arrival in Switzerland has already raised questions about privacy, but now the military is concerned that it might reveal closely ...


Google Streets News

Student robbed Friday, uses iPhone to catch culprits
CMU The Tartan Online
An iPhone, Skype, and Google street view were all it took for one lucky Carnegie Mellon student to catch a group of armed robbers. ...


Saturday, August 29, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Is Google Street View Joining the Augmented Reality Fray?
Fast Company
BY Kit Eaton Fri Aug 28, 2009 at 4:58 PM Google's Street View revolutionized desktop maps, and its coverage of cities around the world is still expanding. ...
Google Adds Street View to Business Listings
Appscout (subscription)
The company has added a link to Street View directly onto the business listing dialog popup on Google Maps. Clicking on the Street View link will bring up ...


Google News Update

Google Street View Gets Steroid Injection Finding businesses on ...
Softpedia
Thus, Google urges any company that wants to use this service to register its business with Google Street View and have control over the placement of its ...


Google Street View News

Google makes it easier to switch to Street View
StrategyEye (subscription)
Google is integrating its Street View service more closely with Google Maps, making it easier to see real images of locations and businesses. ...


Google Street View - UK

Business Location And Photo For Google Street View
Search Newz
Google has finally connected Google Local Business Center and Street View to help people identify businesses by location and photograph. ...


Google Street View News

Google Maps Improves The View From The Ground
MediaPost Publications
Google Maps has made a few changes to its Street View feature, including a new pop-up bubble function. So, for example, if you search for "pizza restaurants ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View Now Uses a 3-D Marker to Point Out Businesses
eWeek
Google has also given its great Street View application a lift by making it easier for smartphone users to find local businesses. ...
Privacy Missing From Google Books Settlement
PC World
Google has taken extra steps to preserve privacy with other offerings. It has blurred faces on Google Maps Street View and kept records for Google Health ...


Google Streets News

Local Listings Come to Google Street View
Marketing Pilgrim
Google Maps uses has two features that have lived side by side for a while: local business listings and Street View. Although Google Maps would let you ...
Apartment Guide releases Android app
CNET News
The map mode is great for getting an overhead view of surrounding apartments via Google Maps and Street View. I recently had a chance to speak with ...


Friday, August 28, 2009

Google Street View News

Google Street View Gets Down to Businesses
PC World
An update to Google Street View drops an informational pin on the location, exactly like the one seen in the birds-eye view, making it easier to know where ...


Google Streets News

TECH.BLORGE.com
Google Maps gets Street View of business results
TECH.BLORGE.com
Google's Street View cameras have been drive-by indexing city after city, but until now the footage wasn't terribly useful. In large part, Street View has ...


Google Street View

Facebook & Twitter Usage Could Increase Burglary Risks
ITProPortal
It is easy to use social networking sites to target people and then find out more information on their actual home using other sites like Google Street View ...


Google Street View News

Mashable
Google Maps Upgrade: Finding Locations With Street View Made Easy
Mashable
It's a small tweak with some lovely implications: Google MapsGoogle Maps has just much more tightly integrated Google Street View, so you can switch ...
Google Fights Street View Ban In Switzerland
InformationWeek
The Swiss data commissioner worries that Google Maps Street View reveals too much and may force Google to blur or remove even more of its images. ...


Google News Update

Google Ties Street View To Local Business Listings
Search Engine Land
As the announcement explains, when looking for businesses in Google Maps, a new Street View link will appear when available as part of the link options for ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View Updates, Makes Finding Businesses Easier
Lifehacker
By Azadeh Ensha , 3:30 PM on Thu Aug 27 2009, 17 views Google today introduced some changes to its Street View function that makes it easier to spot an ...


Thursday, August 27, 2009

Google Street View News

Canpages Street Scene launches in Montreal
The Gazette (Montreal)
Canpages is offering an alternative to Google's Street View offering, which lets users explore a city through picture of its streets. ...


Google Street View News

Loch Ness is first stop for Google's Street View camera trikes
Crave
By Nate Lanxon on 27 August 2009, 3:09pm A pair of cyclists mounted Google's Street View trikes this morning to pedal around Scotland's world-famous Loch ...


Google Street View - UK

BBC News
Google's trike takes castle view
BBC News
Images of ruined Urquhart Castle on the banks of Loch Ness are to be captured by a camera mounted on a trike for Google Street View. ...


Google Street View - UK

Swiss privacy watchdog demands withdrawal of Swiss Street View
Out-Law.com
"The Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner Hanspeter Thuer calls on Google Inc., to take the online service, Google Street View, ...


Google News Update

Telegraph.co.uk
Google to take closer look at Loch Ness after reports of monster ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Loch Ness will become one of the first sites in Britain to be photographed by the Google Street View camera "trike", following claims that the Loch Ness ...
Street View opens window to culture clash
World Radio Switzerland
Google Street View arrived in Switzerland with a bang last week. Google says demand for its mapping software went up by 80 percent=97but privacy complaints ...


Google News Update

Google Mobile Maps 2.3.0.9 now with Street View
Sense Applied
Google has recently launched a major update to their maps application Google Maps and now it even sport Street View , though it's of not much use in my ...


Google Street View

Google Asked to Block Street View in Switzerland After having ...
Softpedia
Google Street View was launched in Switzerland barely a week ago and, despite the company claiming it has provided the authorities with ample documentation ...


Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Google Street View - UK

CNET News
Loch Ness Monster surfaces on Google Earth?
CNET News
Google Earth has been feeding us tasty satellite maps for over four years now. If Google Street View can surface multiple puking drunks and streakers, ...


Google Street View - UK

Google to examine Swiss concerns about Street View
Manila Bulletin
GENEVA, August 25, 2009 (AFP) - Google has agreed to examine concerns about privacy on the new "Street View" facility on its online map of Switzerland, ...
Gov't to urge Google to say when it will take Street View footage+
Product Design & Development
The service provides close-up views of city streets as caught by Google's Street View cameras installed in vehicles driving along the roads. ...


Google Street View News

Erictric
Switzerland Demands Google Shut Down Street View
Erictric
Th=FCr claims Google Street View violates Switzerland's privacy laws. One of the images that caused a little controversy over the weekend was one that ...


Google News Update

Switzerland's Concerned Google's Street View Invades Privacy of ...
Marketing Pilgrim
Less than one week after the launch of Street View, Hans-Peter Thur, Switzerland's federal data protection and information commissioner (FDPIC) has called ...


Google Street View - UK

Swiss Govt. Not So Neutral On Google Street View
Search Engine Land
Just days after it was launched, Google Street View is now under attack in Switzerland. On Friday, a Swiss privacy official issued a statement demanding ...
300 complaints over Swiss Google Street View
World Radio Switzerland
Google's Street View software, which launched in Switzerland last week, has led to more than 300 complaints from people concerned about privacy. ...


Google Street View News

Swiss Jump on Google Streetview Bandwagon
Tom's Guide
By Jane McEntegart, published on August 25, 2009 at 12:20 PM So far this year, Google has encountered Street View-related problems in the UK, Germany, ...
Google Street View 'breaks Swiss law'
Irish Times
Google Street View offers detailed street-level images of more than 100 cities world- wide. Greece's data protection authority rejected Google's bid earlier ...
Digitaltrends.com
Swiss Demand Google Shut Down Street View
Digitaltrends.com
Google's Street View Switzerland went online last week, and already authorities are demanding they shut it down, citing privacy issues. ...


Google Street View News

Switzerland Kills Street View
The Big Money
By Chris Thompson Ah, Google (GOOG), weep copious tears for Europe's rocky soil. Your Google Street View service may go over like gangbusters here in the ...
Swiss latest to buck Google Street View
iTWire
by Jake Widman In the latest European pushback against Google's Street View depictions of identifiable cars, houses, and people, Swiss officials have ...


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Sydney Morning Herald
Mapping Australia one road at a time
Sydney Morning Herald
It looks like a cross between a Dalek and a Google Street View Car as it cruises the suburbs with its 270-degree roof-mounted camera, but the Navteq maps ...


Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Google Streets News

Google Maps Now Shows Live Traffic Reports For Back Roads
eWeek
... has offered multiple searches for one search destination session, shown users how to get Google Maps on Web sites, and offered a Street View tutorial. ...


Google Street View News

Now the Swiss go after Google Street View
ITvoir
Google must be used to having its neutrality questioned by now. However, when the alleged home of neutrality comes after you, perhaps you wonder if all this ...


Google Street View News

Business briefs
Durham Herald Sun
BERN, Switzerland -- A Swiss government official is demanding that Google Inc. immediately take off the Internet any "Street View" images of Switzerland, ...


Google News Update

CNET News
Now the Swiss go after Google Street View
CNET News
And he demanded that "Google immediately take its Google Street View online service off the Internet." Ah, Switzerland. I have no reason to believe the man ...


Monday, August 24, 2009

Google News Update

Swiss ban Google's street view
Bizjournals.com
The Swiss joined a growing chorus of nations by demanding that Google Inc. stop its =93street view=94 service in Switzerland. Google has been taking photographs ...


Google News Update

Biz Break: A big Apple in the Big Apple; plus: RealNetworks ...
San Jose Mercury News
We're also fascinated with Google: We're a frequent user of its Google Maps Street View service, which helps us scope out places we've never been. ...


Google Streets News

Ars Technica
Swiss privacy commissioner says "nein" to Google Street View
Ars Technica
Google launched Street View in Switzerland last week, and the Swiss Privacy Commissioner isn't satisfied that it will safeguard the privacy of Swiss ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View zooms in on Switzerland
World Radio Switzerland
Google Street View, which works in conjunction with Google's existing map software, was launched for Switzerland last week. The launch prompted warnings ...


Saturday, August 22, 2009

Google News Update

Watchdog calls for Street View to disappear
Swissinfo
"Numerous reports from the public and our own research show that Google Street View does not respect the conditions that were laid down. ...


Friday, August 21, 2009

Google Street View - UK

San Diego Entertainer Magazine
Google introduces Street View of SDSU, Legoland
San Diego Entertainer Magazine
Well the new implementations in Google Maps will make those wishes come true, starting in San Diego. Google Maps is known for its convenient overhead street ...


Google News Update

Swiss watchdog demands shutdown of Google Street View
Sydney Morning Herald
He "demands that Google Inc. immediately withdraw its online service Google Street View concerning Switzerland," the statement said. ...


Google Street View - UK

Portuguese 'Street View' launched on Google
Portugal News
This week Internet search engine Google launched 'Street View Portugal', a service that is part of the popular 'Google Maps' and allows the user to view ...


Google Street View - UK

Good Question: How Does Google Get Street Photos?
WCCO
"When Street View first launched, the platform used to capture images was a van," wrote Matt Williams, Google Street View Operations Manager. ...


Thursday, August 20, 2009

Google News Update

Three in a Row? Banks Lead Modest Rally
FOXBusiness
The retailer also upgraded its full-year guidance above the Street's view. Heinz (HNZ) weighed in with a better-than-expected 7% decline in second-quarter ...


Google Street View

Businesses Can Submit Their Property to Google Street View
WebProNews
By Chris Crum - Tue, 08/18/2009 - 16:57 Google introduced its Street View Partner Program today. This lets organizations and businesses apply to have their ...


Google Street View News

Lifthill
Legoland CA captured in Google Street View
Lifthill
Street View is a feature of the search giant's Google Maps service that allows users to look around a given address or area as if they were standing in the ...


Google Street View - UK

Google launches Street View of SDSU
San Diego Union Tribune
By Eleanor Yang Su San Diego State University's Hepner Hall is seen in a screen grab from Google Earth's Street View of the university. ...


Google Street View

Appscout
Google Adds Portugal, Taiwan, Switzerland to Street View
Appscout
Google's Street View "trike" has also traversed the campus of San Diego State University and Legoland California (above).


Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Google Street View

Biologist creates own 'Streetview' of Spitsbergen town
GlobalPost
Biologist Maarten Loonen from Groningen figured that it might take a while before the Google Streetview cars and bikes venture deep within the Arctic circle ...


Google Street View News

LEGOLAND California is first US theme park on Google Street View
Examiner.com
For the cost of an Internet connection, Web wanderers can now tour Legoland California and garner a 360-degree street level view. Google Maps on Tuesday ...
SDSU, Legoland make Google Street View debut
SDNN
Google Maps has long provided Internet users with overhead street views of public roads but until this week had not given a 360-degree view of spaces ...
Orbitz.com adds Google Street View giving its customers a virtual ...
Travel Daily News International
Orbitz.com made choosing a hotel easier with the integration of Google Street View into its mapping functionality. Orbitz is the only major US online travel ...


Google Street View News

Woman caught on Google Street View allowing young boy to lie in road
Telegraph.co.uk
A woman in Gateshead was captured on Google Street View allowing a young boy to lie in the road. The woman can be seen standing in an apparently relaxed ...


Google Streets News

Google means business with Maps and Streetview
Searchcowboys
Google clearly believes in the future of Streetview and Maps. Google's Phippe Dauman says: "While we can't accept every property into the program, ...


Google Streets News

Google Maps Adds Countries to Map Maker and Street View (Plus ...
Search Engine Watch
Want to have your business featured in Street View? Google is now accepting applications to the Street View Partner Program.
Learning to travel with technology
Bradenton Herald
Some of the most breathtaking tools on the web are Google Earth and Google Street View. Google Earth requires a download onto your computer. ...


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Los Angeles Times
Legoland California gets the Google Street View treatment
Los Angeles Times
Legoland California became the first US theme park mapped by Google Street View, the Web giant's interactive walk-through mapping application. ...
Artist finds inspiration in Google Maps
Christian Science Monitor
Since he began using Google Street View to create his artwork, Google Maps has been supportive of Guffey's creative approach and use of the program. ...


Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Google Streets News

Google Street View Adds More International Coverage
Mashable
Google's effort to photograph every corner of the earth =96 better known as Google Street View =96 is already fairly far reaching in the US and in parts of ...


Google Street View News

SFist
Google Doesn't Like 11th St, DNA Lounge
SFist
Apparently, most of 11th Street (between Mission and Bryant Streets) was deleted from Google's Street View a few months ago, which was not fixed in ...


Google Street View News

Orbitz adds Google Street View: How it can help you book a hotel
Los Angeles Times
Orbitz announced Monday that it has added Google Street View as a feature in its mapping functionality. I for one think this is a great addition, ...


Google Street View

Curbed
In Google's View, At Least, Bed-Stuy Still Not Gentrified
Curbed
Sure enough, the place was in/around the Myrtle & Marcy Ave. intersection, and the best part of all was the Google Street View that showed up." "Irony! ...


Google Street View - UK

Legoland Is Live on Street View
NBC San Diego
Staff with Google Street View toured the Carlsbad park in May 2008. Using their equipment, they captured images and mapped out the park. ...


Google Street View

Pocket-lint.com
Picasa photos added to Street View
Pocket-lint.com
Google has announced in a post on its Lat Long mapping blog that it's integrating Picasa Web Albums into Street View. The move means that photos taken by ...


Monday, August 17, 2009

Google Street View News

Google Street View continues on tricycle
Bigmouthmedia News
by Search Copywriter Google Street View has changed the way many of us get around, from letting us plan out a journey before getting behind the wheel to ...


Google Street View - UK

Orbitz.com Adds Google Street View Giving Its Customers a Virtual ...
PR Newswire (press release)
17 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbitz.com (www.orbitz.com) today made choosing a hotel easier with the integration of Google Street View into its mapping functionality. ...


Sunday, August 16, 2009

Google Street View

CNET News
Where will Google send its new Street View tricycles?
CNET News
No, this is surveillance, Google-style. Those nice people at Google Street View became frustrated that their cars couldn't access every single corner of the ...


Google Street View

Street View Adds Picasa Photos To supplement the user-created ...
Softpedia
It introduced user photos along with the Google ones in Street View earlier this year, although those only came from Panoramio, Google's ...


Saturday, August 15, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Google is coming to a street near you
Swindon Advertiser
By George Hamilton =BB SWINDON will soon become the latest town in Britain to be the subject of the controversial Google Street View. ...


Friday, August 14, 2009

Google Street View

Google Taps Photos on its Own Picasa for Street View
WebProNews
"When you try it out, you'll discover how easy it is to seamlessly navigate between images from Street View, Panoramio, and now Picasa -- particularly with ...


Google Street View

Google Street View car maps Laguna Seca racetrack
Telegraph.co.uk
Google Street View cars are more usually spotted driving through urban areas, mapping public roads as they go. This is the first time Google has used its ...
Are Google's Images a Security Threat, Invasion of Privacy or ...
TFM
The poll asked 100 facility practitioners if they =93see Google Street View as a potential security threat in any way=94 to their organization. ...


Google News Update

ElectricPig.tv
Google Streetview takes to the racetrack
ElectricPig.tv
Google Streetview has found itself in some pretty strange places of late. First Coronation Street, now Laguna Seca racetrack in the US. ...


Google Street View News

Can You Tell Me How to Get to ... Google Street?
Memphis Flyer
I love Google Street View, but I never really figured out how they did it =97 how you turn your cursor in any direction, even overhead, and still get a ...


Thursday, August 13, 2009

Google Street View

Google Street View As Art
BlackBook Magazine
But whenever I looked at his screen, all I saw was him wandering about aimlessly on Google Street View, an eternal virtual roadtrip with no final ...


Google News Update

Man Paints the World With Google Street View
Switched
by Caleb Johnson (RSS feed) =97 Aug 13th 2009 at 8:46AM Bill Guffey has seen the world from his rural Kentucky home, thanks to Google's Street View ...


Google Streets News

Core77.com
The Nine Eyes of Google Street View
Core77.com
In "The Nine eyes of Google Street View", artist Jon Rafman posts selections from his collection of Google Street View screenshots, exploring the range of ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View Leaves Stonehenge For Other Landmarks
ITProPortal
Google's controversial Street View service has gone off-road to capture snapshots of some of the prominent UK landmarks including The Angel of the North, ...


Google News Update

Google on its bike at Stonehenge
The Press Association
Google Street View cameras have saddled up to go off-road and snap images of Stonehenge. Google's car-mounted cameras used to photograph Britain's streets ...


Google Street View - UK

Artist Paints Worldly Paintings Via Google Street View; Google ...
Techdirt
Ed Kohler points us to a story of a painter, Bill Guffey, who has been using Google Street View to find scenes around the globe to paint. ...


Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Google News Update

Report: Google Street View Drives Laguna Seca Raceway
AutoGuide.com
Apparently the folks at Google were curious and so they sent out one of the Google street view cars onto the track. For some reason the Google street view ...


Google Street View

Mapping the world, one street at a time
CNN
Images collected by the vans' cameras don't make it to the public because Tele Atlas doesn't have an application like Google Street View. ...


Google Street View - UK

Telegraph.co.uk
Google Street View captures Stonehenge
Telegraph.co.uk
One of Google Street View's tricycles has ventured off-road to capture Stonehenge, as the service goes off-road to capture landmarks which will include Loch ...


Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Google Streets News

Google Street View comes to University Park
Penn State Live
Clair Poletti The Google Street View Project has visited Penn State University Park. For photos, click on the image above. The Google Street View project ...
Facebook buys FriendFeed
San Jose Mercury News
Why, Facebook even noted in a press release that FriendFeed co-founder Paul Buchheit was the "originator" of Google's famous motto, "Don't be evil. ...
CBC.ca
Google capturing Charlottetown streets
CBC.ca
The internet giant Google is roaming the streets of Charlottetown this week, capturing images for its Street View feature. Street View shows ground-level ...


Google Streets News

ABC News
Kentucky Man Uses Google Street View to Paint the World
ABC News
Kentucky painter Bill Guffey has never visited the intersection of Broadway and Broome Street in New York City. But he painted it using Google Street View. ...


Google Street View - UK

Google tricycle roams France to add Street View images
Telecompaper
Separately, 01net reports that French data protection agency CNIL received dozens of complaints about Street View in the first half of the year. ...
GeoEye Q2 profit beats Street view
Reuters
N), provides imagery for Google (GOOG.O) Earth and Google Maps and government agencies in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. ...


Google News Update

Google Street View goes off the beaten track<br />
guardian.co.uk
The Google Street View trike and all the equipment it carries weighs around 18 stone, but actually it's not as hard as you think to get moving. ...


Google Street View

Google facing competition
Metro Canada - Toronto
Similar to the Google Maps Street View feature, Canpages' Street Scene offers panoramic street-level images of city streets, allowing users to explore whole ...


Google Streets News

Google Mapping in Paris
BlackBook Magazine
Google Maps has moved on from the big intersections and broad avenues in Paris to the tiny pedestrian walkways so that Street View covers all these nooks ...


Monday, August 10, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Google Pitches Benefits, Ease Of Using Google Maps
Search Engine Land
Google's outreach last week was all about Street View. This week it appears to be Google Maps' turn in the spotlight, thanks to a new page that touts the ...
How to amp up your astronomy cred
KIVI-TV
... Telescope operate: Just as Google Earth allows you to change perspective from a satellite view of the entire Earth to a street view of your home, ...


Google Streets News

Have Fun Storming 'The Castle.' Weekend Home-Invasion Robbery Was ...
SF Weekly
As for its nickname, move between the 1500 and 1600 blocks of Newhall on the Google Street View above. The house with the crenelated towers -- that's not ...


Google Streets News

The Buzz: Aug. 10
Turn to 10.com
See what you think. You've probably heard about Google's street-view vans, which take pictures to compliment their extensive maps.


Google Streets News

REFILE-GeoEye Q2 profit beats Street view
Reuters
O) Earth and Google Maps, and government agencies in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Shares of the Dulles, Virginia-based company were ...
AFP
Google, on tricycle, captures gardens of Versailles
AFP
PARIS =97 Google's tricycle-mounted cameras on Monday shot footage of the 17th century gardens of France's Chateau de Versailles destined for its Street View ...


Google Street View News

Baltimore Sun
Help Edie plan her friend's bachelorette party
Baltimore Sun
Put the intersection of O'Donnell Street and South Linwood Avenue into Google Maps, and use the Google Maps street view to take a look at the square. ...


Google Street View

VODAFONE UK LAUNCHES QUEST FOR MAGIC ANDROID APPLICATIONS
Mobile Burn
... the quirky barcode (scan your product, find out where it's stocked locally), to visually amazing Street View (Google Map based view of UK streets). ...


Google Streets News

Oops, now it's iphone Apps
Southtown Star
If you press the orange person, it becomes a Google streetview image. And you can move around. SO COOL." You can type in your own address, too. ...


Google Streets News

Boston Globe
Hub got their wheels turning
Boston Globe
It stayed with me,'' said Harrelson, who works at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Harrelson started talking to colleagues inside Google about ...


Sunday, August 9, 2009

Google Streets News

Erictric
Google 'Trike' Spotted In Paris, France
Erictric
Remember the Google Street View 'Trike' [tricycle]? Well, it was recently spotted mapping the narrow streets of Paris, France. Initially, it was said to be ...


Saturday, August 8, 2009

Google News Update

A peek inside the castle as Google Street View camera comes to Warwick
Warwick Courier
A Google Street View camera tricycle arrived in Warwick last week to record 360 degree images. The castle is among the first tourist attractions in Britain ...


Google News Update

Smile, you're on Google camera
Peterborough Examiner
Google, the online search engine giant, is roaming the streets of Peterborough in a car with a camera, collecting images for its Street View map service. ...


Friday, August 7, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Sign heist just a sign of the times
Akron Beacon Journal
If you plug in ''134 Monroe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls,'' and go to the street view, you can see a woman pushing her garbage container out to the curb. ...


Google Streets News

The Associated Press
Odd tricyle mapping Paris streets for Google
The Associated Press
But the contraption tooling around the French capital needs all that gear to do its job =97 adding three-dimensional images to Google's Street View Maps. ...


Thursday, August 6, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Torontoist
Google Street View Car Spotted Again, and Again, and Again
Torontoist
Last Friday at Bloor and Lansdowne, Torontoist reader Caitlin Jane spotted one of Google's Street View cars, caught precariously in the middle of an ...


Google News Update

Google Street View Car Hits Krakow
Krakow Post
If you see a small black car with a giant rooftop camera driving around Krakow, don't panic - it's just Google Street View. The Street View car, ...
NOW Toronto
Give us our Street View
NOW Toronto
In April, it was a flurry of easy press for Google, as it promised its Street View map of Toronto within "weeks." It's now August, and guess who still ...


Google News Update

Google revamps Street View site
Web User
Google has overhauled its Street View website to act as a portal for all types of information about the service. The controversial service has attracted ...


Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Google Streets News

Google Street View Sees the Light... in Brooklyn
Switched
by Terrence O'Brien (RSS feed) =97 Aug 5th 2009 at 3:20PM Google Street View is well known for some of the crazy things picked up by its roving band of ...


Google Street View - UK

US HOT STOCKS: AIG, Garmin, Whole Foods
Wall Street Journal
Its second-quarter EPS beat Street view by 8 cents and revenue met target thanks in part to preclinical service revenue dropping by less than expected. ...


Google Street View News

Google has its eyes on Cobourg
Northumberland Today
It's just Google (of Internet fame) getting visual material from street level for its new service, Google Street View, that is to launch in Canada, ...
findwell Partners With Estately to Upgrade Real Estate Search
PR Newswire (press release)
Google Street View - View images of the surrounding neighborhood online. School Details - Quickly view nearby schools and school ratings. ...


Google Streets News

T-Mobile myTouch 3G available today for $199.99
ZDNet
And naturally, Google's Android offers one-touch Google service access, including Google Search by voice, Google Maps with Street View, YouTube and Picasa. ...


Google Streets News

Google Maps Plots Attractions, Points Of Interest
Search Engine Land
Google keeps adding layers of data to its maps: images, articles, video, user lists and so on. In addition to a new, dedicated Street View site, the Google ...


Google News Update

Huffington Post
Google Maps Finds Heaven in Brooklyn?
Huffington Post
An image from Google Maps' Street View has people wondering just what is going on on 9th Street in Carroll Gardens. Buzzfeed first reported the heavenly ...


Google Street View

Google Launches New Street View Site
Hard OCP
Google has invited you to take a peek at its new Street View site. You can now see where in the world Street View is available, where the street view cars ...


Google Street View - UK

How Well Do You Know Google Maps Street View?
WebProNews
By Chris Crum - Tue, 08/04/2009 - 13:24 You may know a lot about Google Maps Street view, but you might not know everything there is to do with it. ...


Google News Update

Searchcowboys
The Dutchies have made their Streetview choice
Searchcowboys
After Stonehenge in the UK it was up to Holland to vote for where the Google Street View Trike was heading. Over the last two weeks the Dutch got to vote ...


Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Google Streets News

Google Refreshes 'Street View' Web Site
PC Magazine
by Chloe Albanesius Google has launched a refresh of its Street View Web site, with updates on the cities in which Street View is available as well as ...


Google Streets News

Google Explains Street View In Detail to Fend Off Privacy Concerns
eWeek
People are still leery of the service, and can get creeped out seeing Google Street View cars patrolling their neighborhoods for footage. ...


Google News Update

Google: Come See The Softer Side Of Street View
Search Engine Land
All of the material is written with a focus on simplicity and a clear message that Street View is nothing to fear. Google is clearly trying to do a better ...


Google Streets News

Appscout
Google Launches Updated Street View Web Site
Appscout
Google has launched a refresh of its Street View Web site, with updates on the cities in which Street View is available as well as background on the ...
CNET News
Bing sees slight uptick in July
CNET News
I like Google's financial space and news space better, but that's about it. I do miss street view, but bird's-eye view is better than google's arial view. ...


Google Streets News

GOOGLE STREET VIEW OF HEAVEN
Weekly World News (satire)
By Marge Floori NEW YORK, NY =96 Another supernatural scene has been caught on Google Street View, this time as a possible entrance to heaven! ...


Google News Update

Daily Mail
Forget spy camera cars - bring back the traffic wardens
Daily Mail
We don't need Smart cars impersonating Google StreetView cameras as well, especially when they can't actually tell if someone is breaking the law or not. ...


Monday, August 3, 2009

Google Street View News

Times Online
My spying mission for Google
Times Online
The Google Tricycle was designed to extend the reach of Google's Street View service. When it was launched in March, Street View allowed anyone to go online ...


Google Streets News

Amazing Video, Try It Yourself
Erictric
You've likely used Google Street View at some point in time, and thought, =93That was pretty cool,=94 right? Well if Google's Street View impressed you, ...


Google Street View News

Dead-Finger Tech: Google Maps
ZDNet Blogs
It also incorporates Street View, which can be helpful in knowing what an area looks like beforehand. It's particularly nice during those painful housing ...


Sunday, August 2, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Bing search engine is promising, but keep eye on Google
Tulsa World
Bing has a mapping feature like Google, though it's lacking Google's extremely handy street-view feature that allows you to see pictures of any given ...


Google News Update

Google Maps Mobilizes Layers
Mobility Site
Now, I can copy an address from SkyFire and paste it into a search field in Google Maps with no problems. My other favorite feature is Street View. ...


Google Street View - UK

Exploring the Moon in Google Earth
Scientific Computing
Explore =93Street View=94-style panoramic images, watch previously unreleased footage from Spacecraft films , and read about the places astronauts saw on their ...


Saturday, August 1, 2009

Google News Update

Google search for 'agent' scammers
Brisbane Times
Last week they realised a photo of their home, instead of their business, was being shown when customers clicked on the street view option of the Google ...


Google Streets News

Northern News Services (subscription)
Google is watching you
Northern News Services (subscription)
photo courtesy of Jason Simpson Google is in the process of collecting data for Street View all over Canada - including Yellowknife and Whitehorse. ...