Saturday, October 31, 2009

Google News Update

Trish Long: El Pasoans share their ghost stories
El Paso Times
Her ghost was caught on the Google street view camera. Google search for 2700 Silver El Paso, and select 'street view,' or zoom in until it puts you on ...


Google News Update

Android This Week: Droid Lands on Verizon; Google Adds Navigation
GigaOm (blog)
The features rival those of dedicated navigation devices =97 and even surpass them with the ability to display the route in either satellite or street view. ...


Google Street View

Google Navigator for Android Review: Good For Free But Far From Perfect
Gizmodo.com
One of the things I was super excited about when Brian came back from his secret Google meeting was the Street View feature: When you came to a tricky ...


Friday, October 30, 2009

Google Street View

Reuters
Google creates roadblock for TomTom, Garmin, Nokia
Reuters
... with Google navigation would be placed in a car dashboard holder -- like the other devices -- and have navigation information plus Street View images. ...


Google Street View - UK

Australian Personal Computer
Google builds turn-by-turn navigation into Android 2.0
Australian Personal Computer
The next wave of Android-powered smartphones will include free turn-by-turn navigation software powered by Google Maps and Google Street View. ...


Google News Update

Using Google Maps on the Samsung S5600
Know Your Mobile
And Google's Street View can be used in places where's it's available. It's easy to set up and use. Here's how... You can launch the Google Maps application ...


Google Street View - UK

Metro
Google deals a blow to sat-nav king tomtom
Metro
The new app combines several Google services, including the search engine to find addresses by name, Google Street View for photos of locations, ...


Thursday, October 29, 2009

Google News Update

Telegraph.co.uk
Is Google Maps Navigation a satnav killer?
Telegraph.co.uk
The news that Google is releasing free satnav software for Android handsets that will provide Street View images and turn-by-turn directions has sent the ...
Google music search and Google navigation may have long term impact
Khabrein.info
Google is ready to venture out to GPS navigation market with its free navigation app that adroitly weaves together Google Maps and Street View services. ...


Google News Update

Google Maps Navigation causes slump rivals' shares
Telegraph.co.uk
And users will be able to switch between overhead maps and display based on Google's Street View program. It also integrates Google's search facilities ...


Google Streets News

RTT News
Motorola Turns To Profit In Q3; Sees Q4 EPS Above Street View; Names Edward ...
RTT News
Further, the company issued fourth-quarter earnings forecast, above Wall Street view. Separately, Schaumburg, Illinois-based Motorola said it appointed ...


Google Street View - UK

BBC News
Free Google sat-nav shakes market
BBC News
Google Maps Navigation, revealed on Wednesday, combines services including a search engine to find addresses, Google Street View for photos of locations, ...


Google News Update

Gnews
onebox and Google Maps Navigation Get Show on Road
Gnews
... leaders at their own game, but also introducing Google twists like giving customers the option to use their navigation in conjunction with Street View. ...
Manchester by Google
Manchester HippoPress
Until now, Le Bot's main source for his paintings has been Google Street View. See his work at manchesterbybed.canalblog.com. Le Bot: The process, yes. ...


Google News Update

Google makes being a tourist in SA simpler
Mail & Guardian Online
The company is also collecting data for Google Street View, a component that displays street-level images of a location, which will be up and running before ...


Google Street View

PC World
Motorola Droid Review
PC World
One nice aspect of the new navigation features is the nifty use of Google's Street View: As you approach your destination, an interactive photo of the ...
CNET News Daily Podcast: Droid navigates its way to market
CNET News
Street view satellite view live traffic , layered maps live updates from the cloud. And Apple charges you for an inferior app. We know who is going to win. ...


Google Street View News

A New California Law Places Paparazzi Under the Spotlight
Wall Street Journal
Last year, a western Pennsylvania couple filed a suit against Google Inc., saying pictures of their home that appear on Google's Street View feature are an ...


Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Google News Update

Google Should Make Apple Beg For Maps Navigation
Washington Post
Beyond the advanced features of the Google Maps Navigation app (voice search, crowdsourced traffic data, Street View navigation), what makes the app ...


Google Street View - UK

First Look: Verizon Droid with Google Maps Nav GPS
PC World
When you get closer to your destination it can switch to Google's Street View (an interactive street-level photo). It also supports voice navigation, ...
US HOT STOCKS: Apollo, Goodyear, Massey, Ashland, Harris
Wall Street Journal
Revenue slipped from a year earlier, falling short of Street's view, but climbed 5% from 2Q, helped by strong margins that were bolstered by higher volumes ...


Google News Update

DailyTech
Motorola unveils DROID smartphone and Google Maps Navigation ships with the ...
DailyTech
Gizmodo offers more details on the free Google Maps Navigation app that Google is offering on the DROID. The app has street and satellite view and voice ...
US HOT STOCKS: Apollo, Goodyear Tire, Massey Energy, Harris
Wall Street Journal
Peet's Coffee & Tea Inc.'s (PEET, $32.03, +$3.76, +13.30%) third-quarter results topped Wall Street view and the company raised 2009 guidance. ...
Eclair =96 The Sweet New Version of Android.
geeks
You can also view a Satellite Image or a Street View version of your intended route and destination. Whats more, the Google GPS system will be free.


Google Street View

Google Maps Navigation Service: Another Shot at the iphone
BusinessWeek
In fact, the service offers bells and whistles beyond those of dedicated navigation devices, such as integration with Google's Street View, ...
Hello Humans: DROID by Motorola Arrives Next Week
FOXBusiness
See live traffic, use Street View or satellite imagery to view your route, and get access to the most recent maps and business information from Google Maps ...


Google Street View News

Google Maps Navigation takes a turn
CNET News
Perhaps the most interesting and useful feature comes from Google Street View, allowing Google to provide a Street View image at every turn that the ...
Droid arrives on Verizon Nov. 6 with Google Maps Navigation
Apple Insider
The service will allow users to search by voice, offer live traffic updates, and integrates with the Google Maps satellite view and Street View. ...


Google Streets News

Searchcowboys (Blog)
EveryScape? Have you heard of it?
Searchcowboys (Blog)
What I like about this is it enables you to step into a very intuitive and engaging environment to navigate around as Google street view does. ...


Google News Update

Google Working on Free [Ad Supported] Turn-by-Turn Navigation App?
the iPhone Blog (blog)
Google already provides the free Google Maps service (with Street View, pictured above), but could they be planning to step up to full on turn-by-turn ...
Microsoft maps out Google beater!
AutoExpress
Computing giant Microsoft is plotting a rival to Google's Street View software =96 and the new set-up presents your pre-planned route in the form of a video, ...


Google News Update

Samsung Moment review
infoSync World
Once you've arrived, the Samsung Moment comes with Google Maps to help you search your new location, and the Moment gets the great Street View we've enjoyed ...


Google Street View

IACI Q3 Revs, EPS, Cash Flow Top Street View
Barron's (blog)
By Eric Savitz IAC/Interactive (IACI), Barry Diller's Internet conglomerate, this morning posted Q3 revenue of $336.6 million, slightly ahead of the Street ...


Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Google Street View News

Phandroid.com
Google Navigation: GPS, Turn-By-Turn Directions?
Phandroid.com
They've already got Google Maps, Streetview and Traffic indicators. They've already got Google Latitude which pinpoints where you and your friends are on a ...


Google Street View - UK

Mashable (blog)
Little Buddy Child Tracker Makes Spying on Your Kids Easy
Mashable (blog)
It looks like you can track where your child is using a Google Maps Street View type feature, designate a perimeter that your child is supposed to stay in, ...


Google Street View News

DIYer concocts homegrown View-Master, relies on HTC Magic and Google Street ...
engadget (blog)
... an HTC Magic and Google Street View, the designer was able to mimic that "immersive" environment we've grown to know and never forget. Don't believe us? ...
Cool: Augmented Reality Heads-Up-Display
mediabistro.com (blog)
Ever used Google StreetView on your iPhone? Notice that as you turn, the image on your screen reacts. Combine that with the crazy cardboard HTC goggle setup ...
TheCarConnection.com
Top 5 Social Media Apps For Your Car
TheCarConnection.com
Then there's street view, satellite view, the new augmented-reality view...what's not to love, other than your evanescent privacy? Waze does Google one ...


Google News Update

5 web technologies to make you say 'WTF?'
TechRadar UK
By Gary Marshall With most things online, the benefits are immediately obvious: Google Street View, say, or online banking, or social networking. ...


Google News Update

Baidu 3Q Earnings Jump, But 4Q Rev View Disappoints >BIDU
Wall Street Journal
The company has grown by leaps and bounds over the past few years but is starting to see inroads from Google Inc. (GOOG) and Alibaba.com Ltd.'s (1688. ...


Monday, October 26, 2009

Google Street View

Tech Jackal
Google Street View In Canada
Tech Jackal
Google street view is now available in several Canadian cities. Whether you want to check out someplace you have been, or a place where you want to go, ...
RTT News
Verizon Q3 Profit Falls On Charges, Yet Tops View - Update
RTT News
However, adjusted earnings and operating revenues surpassed the Street view. The company's third-quarter net income attributable to Verizon was $2.89 ...


Google Street View

Google is Hiding Something
Torontoist
The neighbourhoods of Alderwood and Long Branch have been almost entirely omitted from Google Street View. The blue lines represent the areas covered by ...
DIY virtual reality goggles: make your own
ElectricPig.tv
Attach it to a pair of Goggles with some cardboard and a bit of retro felt tip writing, and because Google Street View integrates with the compass and ...


Google Street View News

Google Makes Biggest Design Upgrades To Maps
eBrandz
In another Google Maps related comments, you may have seen that Google officially announced its Street View Trike last week, even though it has been around ...


Google Street View News

Sound map of Britain to be built up
Telegraph.co.uk
He believes eventually the project could be linked to Google Street View so that people could hear a place as well as see it =96 and so get a better ...


Google Street View

Google Maps' Biggest Little Refresh For Map, Hybrid Styles
eWeek
Crowdsourcing of Maps, Google Earth buildings and Street View has been the latest Maps binge, but late last week the Maps team rolled out dozens of ...


Saturday, October 24, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Google Makes Biggest Design Changes to Maps Yet
WebProNews (blog)
Google shows a few more examples here. On another Google Maps related note, you may have seen that Google officially announced its Street View Trike last ...


Google Streets News

The Toronto neighbourhood Google Street View forgot
National Post
Toronto's Google Street View map extends from Oshawa and Whitby to the west, to Oakville and Hamilton to the east, so there may be other holes. ...


Google News Update

Ontario Now
Google Street View: A Cool Look At At Canada
Ontario Now
Street View is a Google service has experienced the highest growth of use in 2008, said the head research and development of Google, Luc Vincent. ...


Google Street View

B.C. Catholic Newspaper
Blurring of photos a work in progress for Google
B.C. Catholic Newspaper
The Google Street View car had driven by as his father and several colleagues were standing on the sidewalk. He checked with his father, who recalled a ...


Google Street View

Google Street View Adds New Spartanburg Images
Spartanburg Spark (blog)
By Steve Shanafelt | 1 Comment I'm not exactly sure when Google's Street View updated their Spartanburg section of the map, but it must have been in the ...


Google Streets News

Google Street View Adds New Spartanburg Images
Spartanburg Spark (blog)
By Steve Shanafelt | Comment on this post I'm not exactly sure when Google's Street View updated their Spartanburg section of the map, but it must have been ...


Friday, October 23, 2009

Google Street View News

=93White Collar=94 Show Creator: =93I wrote the pilot using Google Street View.=94
Wall Street Journal (blog)
=93I wrote the pilot using Google Street View,=94 says Eastin, who also serves as the series's executive producer. =93As soon as I decided on writing a show on ...


Google Street View - UK

Smile =96 you may be on Google Street View
Squamish Chief
Street View is a feature of Google Maps and Google Earth that, instead of showing a boring old coloured map, shows ground level photographs stitched ...


Google Street View - UK

Plug In music
Editors Announce US Release Of New Album
Plug In music
The locations are normally unavailable on the regular Street View. Editors modified version of Google Maps allows users to enter into these locations and ...
Google Maps "Street View" car spotted in North Platte
North Platte Bulletin
by Ben Schwartz (North Platte Bulletin) - 10/22/2009 A Google Maps =93Street View=94 vehicle was spotted on Fourth Street in North Platte Thursday afternoon. ...
Google Street View not doing enough to protect Canadians' privacy, MPs told
Calgary Herald
OTTAWA =97 Canada's privacy police say Google Inc. needs to do a better job of protecting the identity of Canadians captured on Google Street View. ...


Google Street View - UK

Privacy not protected on Google Street View, MPs told
National Post
Google Street View Screengrab A Google Street View of Yonge and Dundas Street in Toronto. OTTAWA - Canada's privacy police say Google Inc. needs to do a ...


Thursday, October 22, 2009

Google Streets News

Views Of Manchester From An Ocean Away
WMUR
He uses the technology of Google Maps' street view to bring the city to him and inspire his paintings. Le Bot said he thought it would be a neat social and ...


Google Street View - UK

Stray Google Street View Driver Doomed to Map Hell For All of Eternity
Gizmodo.com
After careening into a wall outside of Rankin, PA, one Street View photographer has been trapped, and condemned to send dispatches from a horrifying ...


Google News Update

Google Street View a privacy worry
Toronto Star
Then imagine that friend checking homes of friends and relatives through Google Street View and seeing the painting that you had gushed about out on the ...
Obama & Google (a love story)
CNNMoney.com
Google may win this one: Obama, his FCC chair, and his deputy CTO share Google's proneutrality view. Google is in the business of gathering scads of ...


Google Streets News

Twitter strikes search deals with Google, Microsoft
The Money Times
The Wall Street Journal blog, All Things Digital, which was the first to report on the ongoing search talks had earlier this month stated that Twitter is ...


Google Street View - UK

Google releases University map
University Daily Kansan
McClendon is in charge of Google's geographical content, which includes Google Earth, Google Maps and Google Street View. He said that Google decided to add ...


Google Streets News

COMMENT: Google promises sharper Street Views as it re-photographs NZ
National Business Review
As an example of the enhanced quality, a Google rep points to this snap of Rue St-Sulpice, taken during a similar update of Street View for Montreal.


Google Street View - UK

PC World
Nokia's Future Is All About Location--Indoors and Out
PC World
... establishing location, similar to the way cars fitted with cameras cruised through city streets gathering the images we see in Google Street Views. ...
the iPhone Blog (blog)
UPDATED: Google to Partner with iLike, Lala, Launch Music Service, Compete ...
the iPhone Blog (blog)
I don't see them wanting to be Apple/iTunes completely since data and software on the client side is minimal in their world view. I've mentioned before how ...


Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Google Street View News

Cult of Mac (blog)
Pic of The Day: Tokyo's Apple Store Looks Like Giant iMac
Cult of Mac (blog)
Here's another view, courtesy of of Google Street View. Leander Kahney is senior editor of Cult of Mac, editor of two books about technology culture, ...


Google News Update

Loss of privacy exceeds new info
BCLocalNews
Online images now available on Google's street view can be used for nefarious purposes, writes Dave Blair. Re: Were you caught on Google's new street view?, ...


Google Street View

Londonist
Met Maps Crime
Londonist
And we'd just like to congratulate The Mail for dovetailing this story with a handy reminder of how Google Streetview can be used to casing joints and ...


Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Google Street View News

INSTANT VIEW: Yahoo beats Street view, shares up
Reuters
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc's third-quarter profit more than tripled from a year ago, beating Wall Street estimates and sending its shares ...


Google News Update

Web 2.0 Attracks Much More Venture Capital Than Any Other Industry
IBLNEWS
A Google engineer, who happens to be an avid mountain biker, created this Google Street View's photo-device. It mapps trails, zoos, campuses, landmarks, ...


Google Street View News

VIDEO: Microsoft may one-up Google Street View with virtual video drives
Autoblog (blog)
The project took the snapshots of cities collected by mapping companies (like Google Streetview does) and 'plays' them like video at important sections of ...


Monday, October 19, 2009

Google Streets News

Curbed (blog)
When Stalking the Google Car Pays Off!
Curbed (blog)
[Photo of Will Femia by Google Street View car.] Next: Google Street View catches Lockhart Steele longingly peering into the windows at Palazzo Chupi.


Google Street View News

How Google May Be Overreaching
Minyanville.com
Requests are being considered for off-road locations in Google's Street View project. And Google Wave's recent beta launch had people clamoring for ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View finds new places with trike
StrategyEye (subscription)
Google is mapping previously inaccessible locations for its Street View project with a camera-mounted trike. The trike can collect images from areas such as ...


Google Streets News

Google goes off the beaten path
Daily Breeze
Google is using a camera-equipped tricycle to photograph off-road locations for its Street View service, and it's asking for nominations of places where the ...


Google News Update

The Value of Unconventional Investment Research
Seeking Alpha (blog)
In some cases Google Street View can be a good tool for checking out the company headquarters of smaller companies. Is it a fancy building? Is it a dump? ...


Google Street View News

BBC News
Broadband test offers street view
BBC News
There are big variations between broadband speeds in the same street, a new broadband speed test has revealed. The test, launched by comparison site Top 10 ...


Google News Update

Motorola DEXT Review by 3G.co.uk
3G (press release)
Google Maps is as impressive as ever. Here, you even get street view, which means you can see a panoramic view of most locations from street level. ...


Google Street View - UK

Erictric
What Google Maps Needs: Street View Route Overview
Erictric
I've thought about this dozens of times, both pre-Google Street View and now that we have this great application. Google is on a mission to image nearly all ...


Google News Update

Google Street View goes off-street with pedal power
iTWire
by Stephen Withers Google Street View is already well known for its panoramic images of streets stitched together from photos taken from moving cars. ...


Sunday, October 18, 2009

Google Street View

Google Street View: The Movie, A Buddy Comedy
Switched (blog)
by Terrence O'Brien (RSS feed) =97 Oct 18th 2009 at 2:00PM Google has photographed nearly every street in America, and it's working on expanding Street View ...


Google Street View

Street Fight: Now Taking Bets on Google Vs. Daum
DigitalEastAsia.com (blog)
Daum's service is extremely detailed (take a look) and, therefore, somewhat different from what US users know of Google's =93Street View=94. ...


Google News Update

Woman Blasts Porn out Home near Elementary School, Assaults Police Officer ...
ShortNews.com
Given that information, this link (http://maps.google.com,) is Google maps + Street View for the address. The school is a little more than 3 lots south of ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Now Crowdsourcing Street View With A Trike
eWeek
The cool thing here you need to be aware of is that with Google Street View trike, Google is continuing its red-hot trend of crowdsourcing Google Maps. ...
Popular Science
Here Comes the Google Street View Trike
Popular Science
By Jeremy Hsu Posted 10.16.2009 at 2:49 pm 2 Comments Google Street View has typically depended upon camera-toting vans and cars to provide onsite visuals ...
Google Introduces Street View Trike
ChrisD.ca (blog)
Google is stepping up its game by introducing the Street View Trike =97 which just like the car, has a camera attached to take photos of everything in its ...
Mashable (blog)
Google Street View Gets a New Vehicle: The Trike
Mashable (blog)
A Street View Trike, that's what. While collecting imagery for its Street View project, the folks at GoogleGoogle realized that some places are inaccessible ...


Saturday, October 17, 2009

Google Street View

Editors hack Google Street View in London
MOG
.Editors hack Google Street View to create a unique album listening experience. The application allows users to travel via Street View to areas of London ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View goes off-road
San Jose Mercury News
By Frank Michael Russell Google engineer Dan Ratner rides on the Street View trike at Shoreline Park in Mountain View. Google is using a camera-equipped ...


Google News Update

Google Maps for mobile v1 by Google
Palm Infocenter
Street View. View street-level imagery of businesses and turns in directions. Layers. New! View layers of geographic information (eg My Maps, Wikipedia, ...


Google Street View

> Google Street View Wants You to Direct New Tricycle...
Slashdot
But what catagory to put it under. by drdugan (219551) on Friday October 16, @07:32PM (#29774269) Homepage I'd really like to see Google open the API so ...


Friday, October 16, 2009

Google Street View News

Nominate Walkable Spaces for the Street View Trike
Lifehacker
Google's Street View cars can't drive everywhere, and especially through some of the most interesting walkable destinations around. ...
TechCrunch (blog)
No, That's Not The Ice Cream Man. It's The Google Trike Taking Street View Off ...
TechCrunch (blog)
Now Google Street View is hoping to engage users by letting them suggest spots where the =93Trike=94 should venture. Google Street View's Trike what Google uses ...
Equities Update: Disappointment Drives the Train
Seeking Alpha (blog)
Strength in Google (GOOG) shares kept the downside in check as the tech behemoth's Q3 profits came in well ahead of the Street view and kept alive some of ...


Google Street View - UK

11 am Roundup: YouTube Earns Some Dough | Google's Street View Trike | Ev ...
BayNewser
Google offers a new look at its Street View trike, which collects mapping video in places that are inaccessible to cars, such as trails and parks. ...


Google Street View

Ads drive Google's profit way up
San Francisco Chronicle
As the dominant Internet player, the Mountain View company's performance is widely viewed as a gauge of the online industry's overall strength. ...


Google News Update

Google Street View goes off-roading
CNET News
The trike was initially launched as a 20 percent project by Daniel Ratner, a Senior Mechanical Engineer on Google's Street View team. ...


Google Street View News

Google Maps Trike: New 'Street View' Bike Will Map Your Mall (VIDEO)
Huffington Post (blog)
The images that make up Google's Street View are culled from cameras mounted on moving Google cars that foot-by-foot, block-by-block snap pictures of ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View Gets A Trike For Off Roading
InformationWeek
Google Street Views, the feature of its Maps product that allows people to see a street-level view of places across the US and around the world, ...
US HOT STOCKS: bofa, Google, GE, IBM, AMD, MGIC, Targacept
Wall Street Journal
Google's ($548.17, +$18.26, +3.45%) third-quarter earnings rose 27% to top Wall Street expectations as the Internet-search company recorded a return to ...


Google Street View

Google Accepting Nomination for Street View Locations
Appscout (subscription)
The winning locations will get a visit from Google's Street View Trike, a three-wheeled "mechanical masterpiece" with a Street View camera mounted on top. ...


Google News Update

Korea Times
Google, Daum Take Fight to Streets
Korea Times
Although Google hasn't provided an exact date for Street View's debut here, the company expects the service to be up and running by the first-half of next ...
Street View in (kind of) Swiss roll-over
Register
By Lester Haines =95 Get more from this author Google has agreed to a demand that it apply extra blur to faces and number plates to its Street View service in ...


Google Street View

Google Street View Catches Burning Van
Switched (blog)
by Warren Riddle (RSS feed) =97 Oct 16th 2009 at 6:32AM Google Street View provides endless entertainment, as the Googlemobile frequently catches people ...


Google Street View - UK

PR Web (press release)
Create Your Very Own Google Maps Street View Like Tours with Quiksee
PR Web (press release)
Google's Street View is also based on panoramic technology but lets users jump from one to the other - so the user gets the feeling of moving around, ...


Google Street View

Montreal debuts on Street View
The Gazette (Montreal)
Bookseller Amazon released a street-navigation tool in 2005, and Microsoft rolled out its own version a year later. To use Street View in Google Maps, ...
Google's Q3: $5.94 billion, 7 Percent YoY Revenue Growth, 14 Percent Paid ...
Search Engine Land (blog)
The data are coming from a wide range of sources including Street View, Census bureau, overhead imagery, local knowledge (UGC) =97 it gives us lots of ...


Thursday, October 15, 2009

Google Street View News

INSTANT VIEW: Google, IBM post stronger-than-expected results
Reuters
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Google Inc. reported quarterly earnings that blew past Wall Street expectations, while posting its strongest sequential ...


Google Streets News

Editors release album through Google Street View
Revolution Magazine
LONDON - The band Editors have hi-jacked Google Street View, embedding images and tracks to promote their latest album. Accessing Street View through the ...


Google Street View - UK

mediabistro.com (blog)
How Google Earth Will Change Digital Travel Publishing
mediabistro.com (blog)
I do think someday travel books will have a digital version where you can hit a button and get a Google Street View of where you are standing. ...


Google Streets News

Londonist
Editors New Album Available In Google Street View London Mashup
Londonist
Yes, it's a Google Street View mashup to promote the new, and supremely Londony, album. Here's the deal. The new songs are scattered around London in places ...


Google Street View

Ontario Now
Google Street View Canada To See Improvements
Ontario Now
To improve the process of anonymous faces and vehicles, Google will use a new version of its software, the company said. Currently, Google Street View ...
Android Donut is Served: Tastes Pretty Good So Far
PC World
Touching and holding your finger on a location in Google Maps, for example, enables Street View, which provides an interactive ground-level image of the ...


Google Street View - UK

Google to upgrade Swiss Street View
Swissinfo
Google Switzerland says it will upgrade its software to improve the blurring of faces and car registration plates on its Street View service. ...
MusicRadar Daily: Google Street View album stream, Blur in LEGO, X-Factor lip-sync
MusicRadar.com
Updated every weekday at 10am, MusicRadar Daily is our regular serving of the most popular features, weirdest gear, coolest blogs, hottest videos and ...


Google Street View - UK

Editors Hack Google Street View
ClashMusic.com
Returning epic rockers Editors have hacked into Google street view in order to give fans a chance to hear their new album. Editors released their last album ...


Google Street View - UK

SlashGear
Motorola CLIQ and MOTOBLUR review
SlashGear
... to Google's Gmail app there's Exchange support and QuickOffice for document viewing, plus the usual Android apps such as Google Maps (with Street View ...


Google Street View

'Street View' sparks privacy, security concerns
Whistler Question
Whistler =96 Have you searched your home or business address yet on Google Street View? You might just be surprised by what you see. While Canadians have been ...
CNET Reviews
Motorola Cliq (T-Mobile)
CNET Reviews
Google Maps offers directions (though not in real-time turn-by-turn directions), standard map view, satellite view, and street view as well as access to ...
Man dead in gangland execution in Burnaby
Vancouverite
(Google Streetview) By Salim Jiwa BURNABY, BC =96 Another shooting death with all the hallmarks of a gangland execution is being probed near Edmonds and ...


Google Street View

Tectonic Shifts Altering The Terrain At Google Maps
Search Engine Land (blog)
Their recent developments in the US indicate that Google can develop the underlying geospatial and routing information from their Streetview road data. ...


Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Google Street View News

Pique newsmagazine
I can see my house
Pique newsmagazine
The Google Map car never drove up my lane, but using Google Street View I can see the lane that leads to my house, and a bit of my driveway, ...
Christian Science Monitor
'Bike there' directions coming to Google Maps
Christian Science Monitor
A look back at Google Maps shows a history of innovation =96 and controversy. There's Google Street view, which imposes street-level pictures on places. ...


Google Street View - UK

E Canada Now
Googles Launches Street View in Time For Vancouver Olympics
E Canada Now
Montreal (ECN) - The introduction of Google Street View in Canadian cities, has raised a lot of privacy and security concerns over the past week. ...


Google Street View News

What the Google Street View car could have looked like
Pocket-lint.com
Google might have its camera decked out van recording everything it sees as it drives around cities across the world, but it's got nothing on this van. ...


Google Street View

Editors 'hack' Google Street View for new album stream
NME.com
Editors have launched a new site that gives the impression that they have hacked into Google Street View, using it to stream their new album, 'In This Light ...


Google Street View News

The Quietus
Editors Stream Album With Google Street View
The Quietus
Editors are streaming their new album In This Light And On This Evening through their website by appearing to hack Google Street View. ...
Music Magazine
Editors 'hack' Google Street View
Music Magazine
The band have (well, paid someone else to) created their own version of Google Street View, in which they have embedded their album for your listening ...


Google Streets News

Google introduces Street View application to Canadian cities
McGill Tribune
Now, thanks to Google, you can do exactly that. Google Street View, the popular Google Maps application that allows people to virtually discover and ...


Google News Update

Guest editorial: Security must not block innovation
The Tennessean
... consumers need to protect themselves =97 check privacy policies, ask to be removed from sites like Google Maps or Street View if you are concerned, ...


Google Street View

Google Street View goes live for Canadians
Neowin
Many Canadians can now see their homes, streets, points of interest and landmarks on Google Street View. The street level view of the top major cities in ...


Google Street View

Google view of Markham has its flaws
Liberal
BY KEELY GRASSER This week, the long-awaited and controversial Google Street View became available for Markham and a handful of major Canadian cities. ...


Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Google Street View

Google Street View may help thieves
CBC.ca
"This is scary," said Patrick Mates as he looked at the detailed, 360-degree images available on Google Street View. Mates has been trained by the Ottawa ...


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Why does Google Street View blur some faces but not others?
Canada.com
By Chad Skelton 13 Oct 2009 COMMENTS(1) Parenting: Curious Dad Google Street View launched in Canada with much fanfare last week and, like many people, ...


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680 News
Haz-mat team called in to investigate possible drug lab in north Scarborough
680 News
... smelled something strange. the evacuation order has only been for the preschool. Photo: 70 Silverstar Blvd. (Photo courtesy of: Google Maps Streetview)
Building Maker: A new way to create models for Google Earth
WebWire (press release)
In addition to Building Maker, we've recently released Google SketchUp 7.1 with Street View photo textures and made some improvements to our Warehouse ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View records more roads in Whatcom County
Bellingham Herald
Google Street View, which shows you what the view from the street looks like, has now photographed more streets and highways in Whatcom County. ...


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blogTO
The New Massimo's Opens on Queen, But do the Slices Live Up to the Hype?
blogTO
Google Street View Now Live in Toronto! This one's better... http://tinyurl.com/yzpov5x Start clicking forward (east) and you'll see the cop eventually walk ...


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Is Google getting too big to 'do no evil'?
Sydney Morning Herald
US Judge Denny Chin has intervened and told Google and the Authors Guild to come back next month with a better deal. Google News, Maps and Street View have ...


Google Street View News

Google cameras hit Achill
Mayo News
... many Google cars driving around Ireland at the moment to collect images for the Street View feature in the online Google Maps and Earth applications. ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View car in Taunton
This Is The Westcountry
By Alex Cameron =BB THIS picture was sent in by a Gazette reader who spotted the Google Street View camera in Taunton. Google Street View allows for ...


Google News Update

Google Hops On A New Satellite To Watch Us From Space
Washington Post
One reason they can do that is because they now have so much data from this satellite imagery (as well as their Street View imagery).
Walking to school with Street View
Western Star
Thanks to the recent release of Google Street View in Canada I was able to let my kids tour my Etobicoke stomping grounds, where we lived when I was their ...
Google Drops Tele Atlas As Provider of US Maps, Company Now Creating Their Own ...
ResourceShelf (blog)
... sources (eg US Census data) along with StreetView data. We're wondering if other data sources like Sandborn Maps will continue to be used by Google. ...


Monday, October 12, 2009

Google Street View - UK

Google Maps Ditches Tele Atlas in Favor of Street View Cars and Crowdsourcing
ReadWriteWeb (blog)
Now, Google will use its own data, which it will supplement with data from government sources and a crowdsourcing approach. Thanks to its Street View cars, ...


Google Streets News

Alcatel, CEDC, Lazard, Onyx, Pfizer, Philips, Santarus
MarketWatch
Google: Goldman Sachs upped its price target to $585 from $560 on higher earnings estimates from 2009 to 2011. "Discussions with advertising agencies, ...


Google Streets News

Google Zooms Street View In 11 Canadian Cities, Will Blur Faces
eBrandz
Canadians can now take a tour of their streets on Google's Street View, which became live in Vancouver and several other Canadian cities last week. ...


Google News Update

Google Street View arrives in 11 Canadian cities
CNET News
Google Street View, which originally launched in May 2007, allows users to virtually navigate neighborhoods in 14 countries around the world. ...


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Examiner.com
Google Street View expands in Japan
Examiner.com
Google Street View started the quest to do that for you in August of 2008 and is continuing to do that with its latest service update. ...
p2pnet.net
Google Street View 'panned' in BC
p2pnet.net
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your ongoing cooperation with our Offices and for your efforts to bring Google StreetView into ...


Sunday, October 11, 2009

Google Street View News

Google Street View goes live in Toronto
Toronto Star
The pictures are the result of a blitz last spring when Google Street View cars with roof-top cameras prowled the streets capturing cyclists in mid-sprint, ...


Google Street View - UK

Google glitch makes online tourists see double, creates twin CN Towers
The Canadian Press
TORONTO =97 A glitch in Google's new Street View function may lead online tourists to believe Toronto's tallest tower has a twin. Peggy Mooney of Heritage ...


Google Streets News

Google Street View Now in Canada
Ontario Now
Google Street View was recently launched for 11 cities in Canada. The Canadian government has been very public about their apprehensions with this new ...
Week in preview: Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Google, IBM and more earnings
BloggingStocks (blog)
JPMorgan's earnings have beat the Street view in the past five quarters, topping estimates by 23 cents per share in the second quarter. ...


Google Street View

Globe and Mail
Google glitch creates twin CN Towers
Globe and Mail
Peggy Mooney of Heritage Toronto, one of Street View's partners, says an error that shows two CN Towers side by side may result from an oversight in the way ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View released for Canada and the Czech Republic
Downloadsquad (blog)
Google Street View has finally been released in Canada (and the Czech Republic). This Canadian blogger is pretty excited, since it has been a long time ...


Google Streets News

Seeing double
Toronto Sun
Google has been going around in vehicles shooting images of Canadian streets since 2007. Other interesting tidbits on Street View include a van on fire ...
Are you on Google Street View?
iNews880.com
If you go to Google maps, this is one of the first things you'll see is a video showing you how to look around. The new Google Street View feature is now ...


Google Street View

Erictric
Google Street View Extends to Canada
Erictric
An event has apparently been planned in Vancouver for later today to unveil the new =93Google Street View=94 territory. That should be somewhat interesting. ...


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North Shore News
Google gets up close, but not too personal
North Shore News
Computer users all over the world can now take a virtual walking tour of North Shore neighbourhoods with the activation this week of Google's Street View ...


Saturday, October 10, 2009

Google Street View

Google Street View Goes Live in Canada, Except in Winnipeg
ChrisD.ca (blog)
After months of anticipating the launch of Google Street View, the service is finally live in parts of Canada. Google spent years touring the country in ...
Google Street View comes to Calgary
Metro Canada - Calgary
Google Street View went live in Canadian cities yesterday, allowing a full 360-degree view of your neighbourhood. An invasion of privacy for some, ...


Google Street View News

Google Canada promises Street View won't invade privacy
Vancouver Sun
A Google Street View camera car waits at a light on Oct. 2, 2008, in London, England. OTTAWA -- The head of Google Canada says his company will work fast to ...
Google launches controversial Street View of 11 Canadian cities
Kelowna.com
Sitting at a downtown coffee shop yesterday, working on her laptop, Laura Spencer hadn't heard of Google Street View. The new feature, which was just ...


Google News Update

Times Online
Mayfair rental signals return of City boy and bonus
Times Online
A skip and discarded boxes are delights you find if you view Brick Street, W1, on Google Street View (Judith Heywood writes). Yet in this unappealing dogleg ...


Google Street View News

Google Crowdsources Google Maps, Erases Street View Data
eWeek
Google Maps' Street View also got a shot in the arm this week, rolling out to cover Canada and the Czech Republic. Google also agreed to permanently blur ...
Globe and Mail
What have you spotted on Google Street View?
Globe and Mail
We're looking for the most interesting, funny or unusual things captured by the Google Cam. What have you found? Google Street View is live in Canada and ...


Google Street View

Internet users go gaga for Google's Street View
Calgary Herald
You just have to jump on Facebook or Google." Canada isn't the only country to go gaga over Google's Street View service. When the same offering went live ...


Friday, October 9, 2009

Google Street View

Google Street View now features Vancouver, BC
TheNewsTribune.com
This week Google launched its Street View for 11 Canadian cities, including Vancouver, allowing people to virtually drive along streets. ...
Be Careful What You Give to Google
IT Business Edge
By date: Consumers didn't like Google Street View. Privacy advocates and regulators alike have been concerned with Google's cookie policy. ...


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DigitalJournal.com
TopFinds: Obama wins Nobel Prize, Ahmadinejad's Jewish roots
DigitalJournal.com
Google Street View arrives in Canada. These are the top stories around the world. Powerful interviews can make or break a profile. ...


Google News Update

Google street view starts up with select cities in Canada
Canada.com
Now we are waiting to see what we look like when Google brings up Nanaimo on its Street View. On Wednesday, Canadians in 11 cities, including Vancouver, ...
Caught on camera: Google brings Street View to Canada
CTV.ca
Internet users can now view their old college haunts, or scout the route of a potential scenic jog, with the introduction of Google's Street View maps ...


Google Streets News

the iPhone Blog (blog)
Google Street View Comes to Canada, Canadian iPhones
the iPhone Blog (blog)
Google today flipped the switch on Google Street View for Canadians, making it available to Canadian iPhone users for the first time via the built-in Maps ...


Google Street View

Hot new colour for cars: Monkey Butt
North Shore News
If you've been lucky enough (or unlucky, depending what you were up to at the time) to see the Google Street View camera cars as they trundled around our ...


Google Street View - UK

p2pnet.net
Google Canada Street View faces and plates
p2pnet.net
Governments, too, are complaining because all-too-many of Gargoyle's Street View Snoop-O-Rama images which, according to the company, are blurred by ...


Google Streets News

The Big Brother behind Google's street camera is=85 Me!
Kelowna.com
Google Street View launched in Canada this week =97 with a few blurring tweaks courtesy of the privacy commissioner =97 and while it's yet to pan its lenses to ...
T-Mobile, Fender Team Up on Guitar-Inspired Wood-Grain Phone
Mobiledia
based carrier said the handset runs on Google's Android operating system for services such as Google Search by voice, Google Maps with Street View, ...


Google Street View News

E Canada Now
Canada Added To Google Street View
E Canada Now
With the launch of Google Street View in the US in 2007, there has been a significant amount of concern of privacy issues. People complained that that ...
Google expected to post profit, revenue gains
MarketWatch
Google delivered earnings results in July that topped Wall Street estimates, thanks largely to cost cutting. Google executives told journalists in New York ...


Google Street View

Google Street View now in Canada
TechWhack (blog)
Now, whether from your chesterfield or smart phone, you can explore 360-degree street-level photographs of Canadian hotspots ranging from Parliament Hill ...


Google Street View - UK

Pocket-lint.com
Daily news roundup: Sony Viao CW, Google Street view, Foursquare and more
Pocket-lint.com
While we were busy doing that, Google was busy snapping 11 Canadian cities for its Street view service, Foursquare confirmed that it was coming to London ...


Google Streets News

Street View comes north
Metro Canada - Vancouver
=95 Toronto got the short end of the stick when it came to Google Street View because the city was immersed in a garbage strike when its photos were taken. ...


Thursday, October 8, 2009

Google Street View News

BC privacy head pans Google's Street View
Vancouver Sun
By Gillian Shaw, Vancouver SunOctober 6, 2009Comments (8) Canadians can now cruise their streets on Google's Street View, which went live in Vancouver and ...


Google News Update

Google drop TeleAtlas for US map data
PocketGPSWorld.com
Google have used their data gathering experience to harvest data from other parties as well as the rich data contained in Streetview and and ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View goes live for iPhones in Canada, stalkers rejoice
Boy Genius Report (blog)
Greater Toronto, Montr=E9al, Metro Vancouver, Ottawa, Calgary and other large communities now have Google Street view data available both in the browser and ...
Google launches Street View for Canadians
Winnipeg Free Press
"With the 2010 Winter Games coming in February, Street View on Google Maps will enable people within Canada and worldwide to explore the host city and ...


Google Street View

Globe and Mail
Readers tour through Canada on Street View
Globe and Mail
An emailer sent this image of a man giving the Google Street View cameras the finger on Notre-Dame-de-l'Ile Street in Hull, Quebec. Only in Calgary. ...
Google's secret service gets eyeful and earful
Calgary Sun
For a smattering of Canadian cities, including Calgary, Google Street View has finally arrived, offering 360-degree, high-resolution photographs of every ...
CNET News
The Google Android party has begun
CNET News
On Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal published a report stating that AT&T will be offer Dell's soon to be announced Google Android phone. ...


Google News Update

Chicwalks.com Utilizes Street View on Google Maps to Complement Shopping Walks ...
PR Web (press release)
Chicwalks.com officially launches as a Google Partner for the Street View on Google Maps launch event in Vancouver, Oct. 7 at 11 AM in Vancouver, ...


Google News Update

Google and Tele Atlas: an ending relationship?
GPS Business News
However, if we look at how fast Google is mapping Europe with its StreetView cars, AND itself might not keep this contract for many years. ...


Google News Update

Searchcowboys (Blog)
Google keeping unblurred images for a year
Searchcowboys (Blog)
But there still remains an open question on what Google is doing with the images before they are blurred an put up to Streetview. Google now answered that ...


Google Street View - UK

City on Google's candid camera
Toronto Star
Using stitched-together photos gathered with a camera-topped car, Google Street View gives users a 360-degree view from street level. ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View Online
580 CFRA Radio
The Google Maps feature displays images on the internet from a street-level perspective. Residents of Ottawa, Toronto, Kitchener, Montreal, Calgary, ...


Google News Update

Google switches on Street View in Canada
Ottawa Citizen
OTTAWA -- Google has activated its controversial Street View service in Canada, providing address-by-address photographic views of Ottawa and at least 10 ...


Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Google News Update

Google switches on Street View in Canada
Ottawa Citizen
By Robert Bostelaar , The Ottawa citizenoctober 7, 2009 2:14 pmcomments (1) OTTAWA =97 Google has activated its controversial Street View service in Canada, ...


Google Street View

Secrets of Street View
Ottawa Citizen
... the city in Street View. We'll have a look and publish the best of them at ottawacitizen.com. To send the link from Google Maps or Google Earth, ...


Google News Update

Google Adds Canada to Street View, Will Blur Faces
PC Magazine
But what if Google's Street View cameras capture your image on the street? The company has already pledged to blur out faces on the public version of Street ...


Google Street View - UK

Google Street View launches in Canada
Winnipeg Sun
By THE CANADIAN PRESS As of today, residents in several Canadian cities can check out their streets, homes and neighbourhoods on Google Street View. ...
Google Busy Protecting Privacy Of KFC's Colonel Saunders
Information Week (blog)
According to Fleischer, Google has decided to permanently blur the faces it detects in Street View imagery within a year of image publication. ...


Google Street View News

Google Street View launches
24 Hours Vancouver
Google cars outfitted with 360-degree were spotted earlier this years driving through Vancouver streets capturing buildings, vehicles and pedestrians. ...
Google Refines United States Map
InformationWeek
The company said it has also been using its Street View imagery, acquired by drivers under contract with Google, to understand road restrictions and to ...


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CBC.ca
Google Street View goes live in Canadian cities
CBC.ca
Toronto is one of 11 Canadian cities where Google Street View is now available. (Google Street View) Google Street View, a feature of Google Maps that shows ...
Hey, you can see our house from here: Go sightseeing with Google Street View ...
National Post
What are you looking up in Google Street View today? Post your links to your favourite sights in the comments below or send @nationalpost a DM on Twitter! ...


Google Street View

Google's Location-Based Ad Screwup: 'Sponsored' JCPenney DOES NOT EXIST (GOOG)
The Business Insider
(See Google Street View capture below.) How did it get here? That's an excellent question that Google should be trying to figure out. ...
Martiniboys.com
Google Street View Goes Live in Calgary
Martiniboys.com
You may have noticed the auspicious Google-branded camera cars all over Calgary back in May, but now it's live and accessible: Google Street View Calgary. ...


Google Street View

Google Street View goes live in Canadian cites
CBC.ca
Google Street View, a feature of Google Maps that shows high-resolution street-level images on the internet, has gone live in several Canadian cities. ...
Google Street View now live in Toronto
National Post
Google knits together images from cameras mounted on top of cars to form a 360-degree view from street level. Automatic blurring technology prevents ...


Google Street View

Typically Spanish
Madrid shooter caught on Streetview
Typically Spanish
... and locals report the man can often be seen sitting on the same bench in Calle Manizales. Indeed Google's Street View shows him sitting there.


Google Street View

How Does Google Sell The World On Chrome?
Mediapost.com
At least that's what Google discovered after the Mountain View, Calif. company put Scott from Google on the street at Times Square in New York to interview ...


Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Google Street View News

Top three reasons why Apple hates Google Maps
Geek.com
It's worth mentioning that Google Maps tops out with directions and Street View, the two features that Placebase's technology can't do. ...


Google News Update

Antioch Grove
Phillip Garrido's Antioch Home Sells for 1.2 Million Dollars
Antioch Grove
In Monopoly's Google City Street View game. The Antioch Grove's very own Davis Freeberg has purchased the now famous Antioch residence this last week for a ...


Monday, October 5, 2009

Google Street View

Earthmine's map lets you scrawl virtual graffiti on San Francisco
Shiny Shiny (blog)
It's like a google streetview that you can interact with, by leaving tags, marks and little doodles over the buildings, roads and pavements. ...


Google Streets News

Google can't be evil if it's this cute
Telegraph.co.uk
By Ian Douglas Internet Last updated: October 5th, 2009 Google Streetview, you might have thought, is made possible by very bored people in Vauxhalls and ...


Google Street View

Earthmine enables 3-D mapping apps on smart phones
VentureBeat
That means developers will be able to deliver apps that resemble Google's streetview app, where you can move down virtual streets and rotate to see a ...


Google Street View

Will Augmented Reality blow the lid off everything?
Kingsport Times News
Google has been a little behind, but according to Fast Company magazine - "Google's Street View revolutionized desktop maps, and its coverage of cities ...


Sunday, October 4, 2009

Google Street View

Another use for your phone: `augmented reality'
The Associated Press
Apple also recently joined Google in making it possible for software developers to overlay images on the phone's camera view. ...


Friday, October 2, 2009

Google Streets News

Apple to Google: We're Not Lost! We'll Find Our Own Way!
Portfolio.com
It's worth noting, though, that PushPin won't replace the directions and Street View features currently provided by Google Maps. ...


Google News Update

CNET News
Make your own Google Street View rig
CNET News
Google Wave is getting all the Googley press this week, but let us not forget one of The Goog's other impressive creations: Street View in Google Maps. ...


Google Street View

Is Wall Street warming to Yahoo's Microsoft pact?
MarketWatch
Yahoo has spent heavily over the years in an effort to build its search service and compete with Google , which now captures over 60% of the US market in ...


Google Street View

And the winner is ...
Baltimore Sun
What's this I hear about using Google Maps' Street View? You guys are nuts. I'm sorry it took me a while to post the answer. ...


Thursday, October 1, 2009

Google Streets News

Is Apple looking to kick Google Maps off the iPhone, Touch?
Yahoo! Tech
And if giving up Google Maps means no more "Street View" (which lets you see actual photos of a given address), well ... I'd be pretty unhappy, ...
What's Next for Google Wave
Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal: When do you plan to open Wave to the public? Mr. Rasmussen: We're continuing with this invitation-only mode through the end of the ...


Google Street View - UK

CNET News
Apple buys map service to compete with Google?
CNET News
Better get started on their iteration of StreetView now so we might be able to see it by the time google allows you to take a tour of any house in the world ...
Google Execs Looking At Potential Jail Time If Convicted In ...
Search Engine Land (blog)
In a less serious way Google has encountered this type of thing before with its Street View product on Maps in trying to comply with different privacy rules ...


Google Streets News

CrunchGear (blog)
Make your own Street View rig for fun and profit
CrunchGear (blog)
He was able to grab photos while driving over 60 miles per hour that were =93perfectly clear and on par with those available on Google Street View. ...