Friday, April 30, 2010

Google News Update

Want Google TV? Your Wait May Soon Be Over
PC World
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google plans to debut its Web-meets-television software to some 3000 developers at the Google I/O conference, ...

Google Street View

Google, the good samaritan?
Minnesota Daily
Most recently, Google's mapping project sparked controversy in Germany when it was revealed their =93streetview=94 cars were also scanning for home Wi-Fi ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Street View is coming to Croatia
Croatian Times
Google Street View service began three years ago and has since received mixed reviews. While some say that the 360-degree views offer people a better ...

Google News Update

Vodafone, Not Google, Begins Selling UK Contract Nexus Ones
MocoNews
Mountain View on Friday morning emailed people who had expressed an interest, to say its Nexus One is now available to buy in the UK - over on ...
TV Software to Join "Google Everywhere"
DailyFinance
The news will probably be announced at the Google I/D developers conference on May 19 and 20. According to The Wall Street Journal, "The technology ...

Google Street View - UK

Canada Will Get Much More Detailed Data in Google Maps
Softpedia
Funnily enough, the Google Street View car passed through the town just when garbage workers were on strike. Most of the photos are littered with bags of ...

Google News Update

New York Times
How the Destinies of Motorola and Palm Grew Apart
New York Times
At Google's last count, the Android Marketplace housed 38000 applications. (Apple's App Store has 185000 apps.) But Mr. Jha said Motorola's comeback went ...

Google Street View News

Google Attempts to Explain Its Spy Cars. Again.
ReadWriteWeb (blog)
Photos: so that we can build Street View, our 360 degree street level maps. In addition, we use this imagery to improve the quality of our maps, ...

Google Street View News

Metro
Google 'lacks diversity' according to Yahoo chief Carol Bartz
Metro
... with its Android mobile operating system, Chrome browser and operating system, as well as its controversial Buzz and Street View offerings. ...

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Google Streets News

Strong Q1 results and Q2 guidance
Seeking Alpha (blog)
This means the guidance merely reflects typical positive seasonality; it has not included Baidu's gains in revenue market share after Google exited China ...
Report: Google will show TV software in May
San Jose Business Journal
Google Inc. may introduce television software based on Android in May, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. Citing people familiar with the ...

Google Streets News

Google Maps + Earth view further blurs line between real-life and sci-fi
Downloadsquad (blog)
I feel this addition makes Google Maps hands-down the most powerful online map tool. Earth view + satellite imagery + maps + Street View = absolute Sci-Fi. ...

Google Streets News

HP Draws Mixed Reviews For Palm Buy
Wall Street Journal
By Dan Gallagher Hewlett-Packard Inc. (HPQ) drew qualified support from many Wall Street analysts Thursday for its $1.2 billion acquisition of Palm Inc. ...

Google Street View - UK

New Questions Over Google's Street View in Germany
New York Times
Google's Street View technology has been accepted in countries such as Britain and France, but has encountered greater resistance in Germany and Switzerland ...
Motorola Swings To Q1 Profit; Guides Q2 Profit Above View - Update
Trading Markets (press release)
Net sales for the quarter declined 6% to $5.04 billion from $5.37 billion in the same quarter last year, and missed twenty-nine Wall Street analysts' ...

Google News Update

Google Android Crashes Apples Party
Moovin On Up (blog)
The map information comes from Google maps after all and has street view function built in. Now, with the release of the HTC Desire the Android platform has ...

Google Street View

UberGizmo (blog)
Google Place Pages For Mobile Goes Live
UberGizmo (blog)
You might be already using Google Place Pages along with Google Maps, the service that Google began offering last fall. It combines street view images, ...

Google Streets News

Manx Residents Complain About Google Street View
3FM
The street map shows a 360degree view of streets all over the world. It obscures car registration plates and people's faces, but Google have come under ...
More Info on Local Businesses in Google Street View
Softpedia
By Lucian Parfeni, Web News Editor Google Street View is an interesting tool and a very useful one on some occasions. But, for the most part, the majority ...

Google Street View

AndroidGuys (blog)
Web-based Google Maps Updated, Adds Local Businesses to Street View
AndroidGuys (blog)
As of yesterday, those business listings are now displayed within Google's Street View itself. Now, business listings appear as names within Street View and ...

Google Street View - UK

Google defends Street View Wi-Fi data collection
Secure Computing
By Dan Worth Google has been forced to defend itself once again over its controversial Street View service, after it emerged that its cars also collect data ...
Google: Place Pages Mobile
Android Community (blog)
Notice any changes in Google Maps lately? Place Pages is a service that combined street view images with reviews and hours of operation for various ...

Google News Update

China search firm Baidu profit smashes Street view
Reuters
O) smashed quarterly profit forecasts as advertisers flocked to its new keyword system amid Google Inc's (GOOG.O) high-profile departure from China, ...
CBC.ca
Quiet Saskatoon street focus of police raid
CBC.ca
(Google Streetview) A west-side home in Saskatoon, on the same block as an elementary school, was the focus of a high-profile police search warrant around ...

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Google Street View

BBC News
Manx residents contact government over Google cameras
BBC News
People on the Isle of Man have been expressing concern about Google's Street View service - before the pictures have even gone live. Google has sent out its ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Opens Up on What Its 'Street View' Cars Collect
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The letter said Google's Street View service was =93launched in some countries without due consideration of privacy and data protection laws and cultural ...
Earth View: Google Maps & Earth Enhance User Experience
Sparxoo (blog)
Previously, the Maps app only provided 2D views of selected areas with the Satellite view. Street view added to a more interactive Maps experience, ...

Google News Update

Google explains why Street View cars record Wi-Fi data
ZDNet UK
Last week, German data protection commissioner Peter Schaar expressed dismay at the news that Google's Street View cars had been registering Wi-Fi data from ...
Google Place Pages Get a Boost for iPhone, Android Phones
eWeek
Now if only real-time Street View was applied to this search query in Place Pages on Google Maps so I could see what was going on there at that moment? ...

Google Street View News

p2pnet.net
Google Street View: Privacy? What's that?
p2pnet.net
p2pnet view P2P | Advertising:- Speaking of Google sneak view Street View, in a blast from the past, =9on't expect privacy in your front yard, ...

Google Streets News

Technology Stop
Google Adds Local Business annotations to Street View
Technology Stop
Google has come up with another new cool feature added to the street view which is nothing but Local Business annotations. Google has made changes such that ...

Google Streets News

Interviews on Google's Streetview service
isleofman.com
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Phones Review
Google Nexus One Vodafone UK Pre-order Reminder
Phones Review
You will get to enjoy Google Maps Navigation free sat-nav with Street View and traffic, over 30000 apps from Android Market to choose from and Super fast ...

Google Streets News

Onion Kid
Google Earth Plugin brings Perspective to Google Maps
Onion Kid
Google has officially announced that for the Earth Day 2010 Celebration, they have upgraded the Street View on Google Maps with Earth View with ...

Google Street View - UK

Streetview service is misunderstood - Google
isleofman.com
Google is playing down past controversy over its Streetview service, as the company's camera cars map the roads of the Isle of Man. ...

Google Street View - UK

Countries criticize Google over privacy, point to Buzz and Street View
ZDNet (blog)
The countries also called Google to the mat over the Street View feature in Google Maps, noting that the company launched the service =93without due ...

Google Streets News

Why Google Shelved the Nexus One on Verizon
eWeek
BGC Partners analyst Colin Gillis, via Bloomberg: "The breakdown of the deal signals Verizon may view Google as a competitor rather than a partner when it ...

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Google News Update

Geek.com
Woman in the UK photographed 43 times by Google Street View car
Geek.com
But thanks to a Google Street View Car, she can probably claim to be one of the most photographed persons on Google Street View in the world. ...
Google's privacy practices are 'not being challenged'
PFJ Media Recruitment Agency (blog)
In particular, they highlighted the roll-out of Google Buzz and the use of Google Street View. The search engine was criticised for automatically assigning ...

Google Street View - UK

Fast Company
Google Street View Knows A Lot About You, But Your ID is Safe
Fast Company
BY Kit Eaton Today To address the concerns of the German public and data protection authorities, Google's just explained in detail what data its Street View ...
BBC News (blog)
Tech Monitor
BBC News (blog)
In Germany, officials were "horrified" to discover that Google's Street View cars map the location of wi-fi hotspots, as well as collecting information and ...

Google Streets News

Google goes transparent on Street View data collection
Ars Technica
Google's Street View remains controversial in many parts of the world, but especially in Europe, where the service has long received national and EU-wide ...
The Daily Start-Up: Cranking Out The Stem Cells
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Walking down the street in Google's Street View application is now better than in real life, at least in one way. Google has added the names of businesses ...

Google Street View - UK

Google releases tool to show govt censorship requests
Mmegi Online
... comes as it has had to counter complaints from data protection authorities in 10 countries, including the UK, that its Street View product, ...

Google Street View - UK

Roundup: WSJ teams with Foursquare, Google adds local biz listings to Street View
VentureBeat
Wall Street Journal launches news service via FourSquare =97 The newspaper says it will now be offering news and reviews related to locations through the ...

Google News Update

IndyPosted (blog)
Google Maps =93Street View=94 Adds Local Business Annotations
IndyPosted (blog)
Google moved one step closer to =93maps=94 domination today when they announced the newest utility for their Google Street View, local business annotations. ...
Google =93Augmenting=94 Street View With Local Biz Information
Search Engine Land (blog)
Google started playing with =93augmented reality=94 =97 I'm using the term here loosely =97 in the PC version of Street View several months ago, but now appears ...

Google Street View

Google Local Business Listings Now in Street View
Search Engine Marketing (blog)
Google's local business listings (now called place pages) have just been added to Google street view, giving business owners additional exposure for users ...

Google Street View

Google Street View Team Commence Work Today
3FM
The Google Street View cars will begin their work on the Isle of Man today. The cars arrived on the Island yesterday to embark on the work which is ...
Monday Links: Missing Vowels
BusinessWeek
Google adds local business listings to streetview, and =93augmented reality=94 (ie, point your phone down the street to see business listings) could be next, ...

Monday, April 26, 2010

Google Street View - UK

Google adds business information to Street View
Los Angeles Times (blog)
The addition of basic information to Google Street View significantly adds to its value. Previously, users were forced to move around an image of a ...
Google's privacy afterthought
NetworkWorld.com
The same photo, indexed geographically in Google Street View, can have much broader privacy implications. My list of Gmail contacts in my address book is ...

Google Street View

Google Street View Adds Local Business Listings
TechCrunch (blog)
Today, Google's Street View is joining the party by showing links to local business listings right in Street View. As you turn around in Street View, ...
Motorola Picks Skyhook Wireless for Location
Wi-Fi Networking News
Google picks up Wi-Fi data as it drives to record images for Street View, as far as I can tell; Skyhook seems to be focused on Wi-Fi, although the company ...
Futures Rise Slightly Before Caterpillar Results
FOXBusiness
The maker of heavy machinery posted a non-GAAP profit of 50 cents a share, beating the Street's view of 39 cents handily. Sales slid 11% to $8.21 billion, ...

Google Streets News

Spiegel Online
Minister Urges Germans to Opt Out of Google Street View
Spiegel Online
A Google Street View camera in front of Berlin's Brandenburg Gate: Consumer Protection Minister Ilse Aigner has attacked the company's information policies. ...

Google Street View News

UK data watchdog to quiz Google on Streetview Wi-Fi database
Register
A spokeswoman told The Register the ICO had been unaware the Street View fleet has been recording the MAC addresses and locations of Wi-Fi networks as they ...
Google Street Map Team On Isle of Man to Capture Images
3FM
The Google Street View team are on the Isle of Man to take pictures for the Island's entry to the Street Map online programme. Since launching last year ...
:Google's Nexus One smartphone gets UK release
Marketing
... new Google innovations, including the latest Google Maps Navigation system, which offers sat-nav driving directions with voice output and Street View. ...

Google Street View - UK

BBC News
Street views of Jersey join site
BBC News
Cars mounted with cameras have begun touring Jersey's roads as website Google compiles images to add the island to its Street View application. ...
Street View Roulette - play online
Web User (blog)
If you're bored of looking at places you already know on Google Street View, why not take a random tour of London locations? Street View Roulette, created ...
Android Community (blog)
Google Nexus One arrives Vodafone UK April 30th
Android Community (blog)
... which offers satnav-style turn-by-turn driving directions with voice output and Street View. Also included are other favourites like Google Mail, ...

Google News Update

Best Mobile Contracts (blog)
Google takes on Satellite Navigation by Storm
Best Mobile Contracts (blog)
With the amazing technology embedded in Google's map data base for Google Maps, Google Earth and even Google Street View, they are the one single company in ...

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Google Street View - UK

Ten Countries Criticizing Google Over Privacy Issues
Daily Markets
The company has negotiated with the European Union about the Street View mapping service, agreeing to limit to one year the storage of photos from the day ...

Google Streets News

Reality News
Consumer Protection Minister advises citizens to appeal
Reality News
Consumer Protection Minister Ilse Aigner can not loose with their criticism of Google Street View. In short, they want to meet company representatives and ...

Google Street View News

CBC.ca
Regina to boost cemetery fees =97 twice
CBC.ca
(Google Streetview) The City of Regina is planning a double-dose of cemetery fee increases amounting to a 14 per cent hike, according to a recommendation ...

Saturday, April 24, 2010

Google Streets News

Examiner.com
Hack my credit card...please!
Examiner.com
Last fall, the government of Switzerland actually sued to block Google's use of Street View, which gives Web users panoramic street-level images of cities ...
Google Street View Cars Caught Snooping on Peoples Wi-Fi Networks
ISPReview UK
Google's Street View cars typically take pictures of every road they go down and present it on their website as part of an interactive and often quite ...
Wired News
Word War III: Google vs. Governments
Wired News
Next, there's the US-centric view of the world that leads a spokeswoman to dismiss the letter during a discussion with the Wall Street Journal. Google is ...

Google Street View

Google Street View Scanning & Mapping Your MAC Address?
Hard OCP
Why in the world would Google's Street View cars be scanning for MAC addresses? According to the German Federal Data Protection Commissioner, Street View ...
Google Street View expands in Jalisco
Guadalajara Reporter (subscription)
The feat was managed from the Guadalajara Reporter office using Google Maps, which has expanded its Street View to include towns such as Ocotlan, La Barca, ...

Friday, April 23, 2010

Google Street View

Google Scanning for Your Mac Address?
Tom's Guide
What exactly is Google up to? That's the question some may ask based on recent news that the search giant's Street View cars are scanning private WLAN ...
Google Begins Mapping of Island
isleofman.com
They will be made available at a later date in Street View on Google Maps. In areas where Street View is available, you can access street-level imagery by ...

Google Street View

Google Maps The Future For Android
IRISHDEV.com
Street View. Navigation automatically switches to Street View as you approach your destination. Visualise turns overlaid on Google's Street View imagery. ...
Only Kent (blog)
Heading Indoors: Google Earth Street View
Only Kent (blog)
The idea of an 'indoor StreetView' has been bandied about in the past with some companies introducing concepts for the idea, but now it seems that Google ...

Google Street View - UK

PC Pro
Street View under fire for Wi-Fi hotspot snooping
PC Pro
By Hani Megerisi Google's Street View car has come under fire collecting data on private Wi-Fi networks. As well as taking photographs for Google Map, ...

Google Street View News

Run the London Marathon=85 on Google Street View
StuckOn
With the below video you're able to follow the London Marathon course, courtesy of Google Street View, and in a world record 4 minutes 27 seconds. ...

Google Street View

Google mapping to cover all of Canada
Ottawa Citizen
Google will be coming to a town close to you. More than 150 cities are already part of Google's street view, but that will be expanded in the coming months, ...

Google Street View News

Google launches voice navigation app for Android phones
NetworkWorld.com
Just like the Google Maps website, users can switch between satellite aerial images and Street View, which offers to see street-level photographs of an ...

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Google News Update

Examiner.com
Woman and her dog appear on Street View 43 times
Examiner.com
People wonder about Google Street View and how it relates to privacy (or lack of privacy). A woman was captured on Google Street View, in her neighborhood, ...
Only Kent (blog)
Run the London Marathon 2010 with Google Earth's Street View
Only Kent (blog)
Another great idea from Google Earth's Street View is to enable viewers to run the London Marathon. Yes, whether you're a fun-runner, a first-timer, ...

Google News Update

Google Places brings Store Views to Streetview
Gadget Venue (blog)
Google Places is a service that shows web users the inside of shops and not just the front of the shop. It works similar to street view in that you can zoom ...

Google Streets News

Google Street View logs WiFi networks, Mac addresses
Register
By Andrew Orlowski =95 Get more from this author Google's roving Street View spycam may blur your face, but it's got your number. The Street View service is ...

Google News Update

AboutMyArea
Epping Forest District joins Google Street View Maps
AboutMyArea
Google search engine giants have increased availability of its Street View service in Google Maps on the internet by adding new imagery covering almost all ...
Google: UK government makes most information requests in Europe
ElectricPig.co.uk
That's convenient timing with privacy commissioners sending an open letter to Eric Schmidt and the EU investigation into search and Google Streetview. ...

Google Street View - UK

Product Reviews (blog)
Google Earth's Street View: Indoor Experience coming soon
Product Reviews (blog)
Some exciting news for regular users of Google's Street View software now, as we are hearing reports that the company are exploring the possibility of ...

Google Streets News

10 Things Google Needs to Remember About Web Privacy
eWeek
The letter specifically targeted the Google Buzz social networking service, as well as Google Street View. For its part, Google said it has commented on ...

Google News Update

Telegraph.co.uk
Google 'not interested' in privacy, say information tsars
Telegraph.co.uk
Google Streetview, which provides an eye-level picture of almost every street in dozens of cities around the world, continues to cause =93concern about the ...

Google Street View

Google Street View shoots same woman 43 times
Daily Caller
A gaggle of residents of the affluent hamlet formed a human chain to turn away a car shooting images for Google Street View, the popular service that allows ...

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Google Street View News

Twice
T-Mobile To Pick Up Android PND Phone From Garmin-Asus
Twice
Also new is the Garminfone's integration of Google's Street View with Garmin's navigation technology. When consumers enter a destination, a picture of the ...

Google Street View News

Google Streetview and cyber-surveillance are crossing the line.
Nouse
This has given rise to debate over another recent development in the cyber-realms =96 the launch of Google Streetview. Whilst enjoying the novelty of being ...

Google Street View

Privacy watchdogs take swipe at Google
The Age
Authorities in 10 countries sent a letter to Google to warn it of concerns about Buzz, as well as Google Streetview, which published photographs of people ...
Google Maps Navigation video
Inquirer
... its Maps service for some time, several overlays are available allowing the user to view traffic, points of interest and, where available, Street View. =B5.
Google Censorship & User Data Requests
allvoices
It also has created other products, such as Google Maps, Google Blogs, Google Street View, Google Documents, and acquired other companies, ...

Google Street View News

London Marathon 2010: follow route on Google Street View
Telegraph.co.uk
Elite athletes and first-time fun runners alike can now "run" the 2010 London Marathon course using Google's Street View. By Steve Wilson Much of the ...

Google Streets News

Google blasted over privacy peeves of 10-nation cabal
Computerworld (blog)
The 10 nations wrote to Google, calling out about Google Buzz and Google Street View for particular criticism. Google's not exactly impressed by events, ...
Google offers free satnav to UK Android users
Inquirer
In our far from exhaustive tests, we found that a number of residential streets don't have Streetview-level data, however this is likely to change as ...
Australia makes Google's top 10 censorship list
ABC Online
It referred to the recent launch of Google's social networking application Buzz and Streetview. Google was forced to apologise and make changes to Buzz ...

Google Street View News

Product Reviews (blog)
Google Earth's Street View and Buzz: Privacy Concerns
Product Reviews (blog)
There has always been a debate over Street View and whether it offers members of the public enough protection when Google capture images. ...

Google Streets News

TFTS (blog)
Western Governments Stage Their Own Google Street View Protest [Ten Major ...
TFTS (blog)
The letter from the governments says that they are shocked that Google released such a product in the first place. As for Street View, nothing new there. ...
Google's satnav killer - now released for the UK
The Guardian
Google has already been looking at how existing billboards and ad space captured in Street view could be reclaimed and resold within Google Maps. ...

Google Street View

Woman Shot 43 Times by Google Street View
Softpedia
Street View is one of Google's most useful services, but it's also one of the most controversial. You'd think that photos of cities and landscapes can't ...

Google News Update

Global Privacy Regulators Take Aim At Buzz, Facebook, Street View
MediaPost Publications
They also found fault with other features, like Google's Street View, which displays pictures of public streets. In their letter, the regulators asked how ...
Google online tool tracks government pressure on Google
Los Angeles Times
... that accused the company of violating users' privacy with the release of its social networking service Buzz and the way it runs Google Street View. ...

Google Streets News

Privacy officials criticize launch of Google Buzz
CNET
The letter also takes aim at Google Street View, complaining it "was launched in some countries without due consideration of privacy and data protection ...
Woman Found 43 Times on Google Street View
Tom's Guide
A man in the UK is claiming that he found images of his wife 43 times on Google Street View. According to Softpedia, 55-year old Terry was actually looking ...

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Google Street View - UK

Privacy Commissioners Take Aim at Google
New York Times (blog)
It cites Google's Buzz social network, which started a privacy uproar by exposing people's Gmail contacts, and Google Street View, a mapping tool that shows ...

Google News Update

Google Privacy Failings Criticized by Ten
FOXNews
The letter also points to Google's Street View, a mapping product that provides 360-degree, street-level photos of streets in various cities around the ...
Google to release tool to show government censorship requests
The Guardian
The release of the tool was announced on its official blog on Tuesday evening, and comes as it has had to counter complaints that its Google Streetview ...
Google's Foreign Relations: Blocked in 25 Countries; 10 More Complain About ...
Marketing Pilgrim (blog)
Google Street View, a mapping service that includes street-level photos taken by cameras mounted on cars that sweep through neighborhoods, is another area ...

Google Street View News

TopNews United States
Same Woman Captured 43 Times by Google Street View
TopNews United States
In an interesting new development, it has been discovered that Wendy Southgate was captured as many as 43 times by the Google Street View car while she was ...

Google Street View - UK

Privacy Watchdogs To Google: Don't Be Evil
ChannelWeb
According to the regulators, Google Buzz and Google Street View are the main Google offenders, and despite Google's efforts to relieve both services of ...
10 nations tell Google of privacy concern on Buzz
The Associated Press
Google Street View is another area of concern, with officials saying the company launched the mapping service =97 which includes street-level photos taken by ...
TECH.BLORGE.com
Google Street View stalks dog walker
TECH.BLORGE.com
by Dave Parrack Google Street View has been accused of much the time it's been live, but stalking is a new one. Google Street View has caused much ...
Google services blocked in 25 countries
V3.co.uk
Google Street View has also been criticised for impinging on people's privacy, and acting as a "service for burglars".
Do You Deliver Out Here? Google Places Says So
ReadWriteWeb (blog)
In addition to these new features, Google will continue taking its Street View into stores and sending out window decals to "Favorite Places". ...

Google Street View News

Woman spotted on Street View 43 times
NEWS.com.au
By Caroline Grant of The Sun UK woman Wendy Southgate was snapped 43 times on Google Street View. Source: news.com.au BRITISH man Terry Southgate was ...
Gov't Regulators Call on Google to Respect Users' Privacy
PC World
Google Street View was also slammed. That service publishes photographs taken on public streets, but which can reveal the private habits of people pictured. ...

Google Streets News

Google faces international condemnation from privacy watchdogs
National Post
... of Internet users when rolling out new technologies and services, singling out Google Buzz and the company's Street View mapping service as examples. ...

Google Street View

Buffs claim triathlon title in Texas
Denver Post
Vail and Beaver Creek mountains will serve as the first ski areas in the nation to be featured on Google Maps Street View. A company work crew was recently ...

Google News Update

Ten Countries Ask Google to Do More to Protect Privacy
Wall Street Journal
... Street View mapping services. It calls on Google to create "privacy-protective" default settings and make it easy for people to delete their accounts, ...

Google Street View News

Ten Countries Criticize Google for Privacy Abuses
Wall Street Journal
It also targets Google's Street View service, which it says was "launched in some countries without due consideration of privacy and data protection laws ...

Google Street View

Google Street View Now Bundles-Up Top UK Theme Parks
eBrandz
Stating on Google's decision to include the theme parks in Street View, Laura Scott, spokeswoman for Google Street View, said: =93With summer around the ...

Google News Update

Daily Mail
STEPHEN GLOVER: Call me paranoid, but why isn't there more outrage over ...
Daily Mail
More disquieting even than Google Street View is the new NHS database, which will eventually contain the medical records of tens of millions of patients. ...
Addressing Goldman's defenders=85
The League of Ordinary Gentlemen (blog)
I'm not convinced: Investment products at any Wall Street firm frequently materialize due to demand from its sophisticated client base looking for ways to ...

Monday, April 19, 2010

Google Streets News

Obama Wall Street Speech Set, President Will 'Go Big' On Reform
Huffington Post (blog)
He has a tightwad's view of monetary policy, even in a severe recession. But he has been around long enough to know that Wall Street speculators are capable ...
Experts Talk Goldman Impact, Volatile Stocks
BusinessWeek
By Bloomberg BusinessWeek Staff Bloomberg BusinessWeek compiles comments from Wall Street economists and strategists on the key economic and market topics ...

Google Streets News

Google Street View launch eagerly anticipated
Realestateweb.co.za
Following in the footsteps of estate agencies in Australia and Europe, RE/MAX of Southern Africa is anticipating the launch of Google's Street View as ...

Google Street View News

Jaunted
Even Google Maps Street View Loves Riding Roller Coasters
Jaunted
Just in time for the summer theme park season, Google has added Street View maps to many of the amusement parks within the United Kingdom. ...

Google Street View

Google Street View shoots same woman 43 times
CNET
Yes, the next best thing to "Vogue"--Google Street View. According to the Sun, Southgate, who lives in Suffolk, England, one day decided to take her dog for ...

Google Streets News

Google Street View Snaps Woman 43 Times
ITProPortal
Wendy Southgate, a resident of UK's Suffolk Village, has been photographed 43 times by Google Street View, while she was walking her dog Trixie in her ...
StuckOn
The Stig captured on Google Street View
StuckOn
The Stig's test drive of the go-kart was captured by Google Street View, where he has become something of a legend =96 a sort of 'Where's Wally' figure. ...
Take a Google Maps tour of Thorpe Park
Staines News
Thorpe Park's Marketing Director, Vicki Smith, said: "With some of Europe's most extreme rollercoasters on offer at Thorpe Park, Google Street View provides ...
Picks of the Week: Alcoa, Google, Intel, MasterCard, UPS
msnbc.com
Anmuth said in a note that his $6.76 pro forma EPS estimate was ahead of the consensus Wall Street view of $6.60, but below expectations closer to $7.00 due ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Street View captures woman walking dog 43 times
Oneindia
London, April 19 (ANI): Terry Southgate says he could not believe his eyes when he spotted his wife on Google Street View 43 times.erry, 55, wanted to find ...

Google News Update

Goldman Suit Harnessed by Obama Aides for Internet Ad Campaign
BusinessWeek
A Google Inc. search of =93Goldman Sachs SEC=94 yields an advertisement entitled =93Help Change Wall Street=94 that is sponsored by Organizing for America, ...

Google Street View

Daily Mail
Google Street View photographs woman walking dog 43 times
Daily Mail
By Daily Mail Reporter When Terrry Southgate logged onto Google Street View he hoped he might find a picture of his wife Wendy out and about. ...

Google Street View - UK

Times LIVE
Google Street View to help SA buyers
Times LIVE
Thanks to Google Street View technology, those who usually spend their Sundays driving around looking for show houses will soon be able to check out their ...
Donaukurier Publisher supports Abolition of Freedom of Communication
openPR (press release)
Georg Sch=E4ff, the publisher of the Donaukurier newspaper, in a page-long interview of his own publication expresses his thoughts about Google Streetview. ...

Google News Update

Google Street View captures woman 43 times
Telegraph.co.uk
A woman has been captured on Google Street View 46 times after the camera car followed her as she walked her dog. Wendy Southgate had been taking Trixie for ...

Google Street View - UK

Telegraph.co.uk
Top Gear's Stig spotted on Google Street View
Telegraph.co.uk
Top Gear's Stig has made his latest appearance on Google Street View - driving a go-kart at Legoland. The hit BBC2 show's mystery racing driver can been ...

Google Street View

The Sun
Stig kart in the act
The Sun
TOP Gear's mystery racing driver Stig has made his latest appearance on Google Street View - at the wheel of a kiddies' go-kart in Legoland. ...

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Google Street View - UK

Code Read
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
BY ERIK HOGSTROM TH STAFF WRITER The Google Street View image of Pizzaria Due in Chicago -- found in the Google Favorite Places gallery -- includes a square ...

Google Street View - UK

Google adds theme parks to Street View
Just Search (blog)
Images were captured using the Google trike, as the Street View car wasn't able to access all locations. As always, Google have done their best to ensure ...

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Google Streets News

In Hindsight: Google, Apple's iPad and rising valley home sales
San Jose Mercury News
Mountain View Internet advertising juggernaut Google, meanwhile, reported $1.96 billion in profit for its most recent quarter, up 37 percent from a year ...

Google Streets News

Ashes of subprime volcano fall on Wall Street
MarketWatch
And up until Friday, both US economic news and earnings had continued to feed the view of improving economic conditions and corporate results that were ...

Google Streets News

Manchester Stadium on Google map
The Press Association
A packed City of Manchester Stadium has been added to Google's 360-degree Street View mapping service. The internet giant's pedal-powered trike - fitted ...

Google Street View

How To Remove A Face, House Or Car From Google Street View
Ghacks Technology News
Google Street View is a service that is integrated into Google Maps and Google Earth. It basically allows the user to view panoramic views along many ...

Google Streets News

Google snapping photos of Vail trails
Vail Daily News
A crew from the company is capturing images of the Vail and Beaver Creek mountains for its Google Maps' Street View with its own snowmobile mounted with a ...
Google earnings soar 38 percent
CNN (blog)
Google posted quarterly sales and profit that trumped Wall Street expectations Thursday, boosted by a rebounding advertising market. ...

Google Street View

CBC.ca
Football player investigated in death at Winnipeg hotel
CBC.ca
(Google Street View) A University of Manitoba star football player turned himself into police on Friday in connection with the death of a man who was ...

Friday, April 16, 2010

Google Street View

Google Street View Hits Boulder Bike Paths
Huffington Post (blog)
That cumbersome creature is merely the Google "Street View Trike," and it'll be capturing the city's bikeways for use by Google later this summer. ...
Product Reviews (blog)
Google Earth's Street View: Theme Parks released for Summer
Product Reviews (blog)
We have some good news for regular users of Google's Street View service now, as we're pleased to confirm that Google has added all the major theme park ...

Google Street View News

Picks of the Week: Alcoa, Google, Intel, MasterCard, UPS
BusinessWeek
Notable Wall Street analyst opinions on stocks in the news for the week of Apr. 12-Apr. 16: Double-Take Software Inc.: Lazard Capital equity analyst Joel ...

Google Street View News

Google, AMD disappoint investors, push tech stocks lower
San Jose Mercury News
Mountain View Internet giant Google finished at $550.31, down $44.99, or 7.6 percent. After the stock markets closed Thursday afternoon, Google reported ...
TopNews United Kingdom (blog)
Top UK theme parks available on Google's Street View
TopNews United Kingdom (blog)
Google's Street View service, which covers more than 95 per cent of streets and roads in Britain, has been repeatedly accused of breaching privacy.

Google Street View

Google increases net profits by 38%
The H
... about the mandatory censorship of search results and German data protectionists have attacked the "Street View" project. In addition, Google is pressed ...

Google Street View News

Google Street View 'may lead to more property insurance claims'
Stride
Since the advent of Google Street View, one man has been a vicitim of three burglaries according to one newspaper, which could interest people considering ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Adds UK's Theme Parks to Street View Service
TopNews United States
Apart from, it other theme parks flaunting the service to receive the Google Street View treatment include Legoland, Chessington World of Adventures, ...
Google to help SA house hunters
Fin24
Google Street View, which will be available in South Africa before the World Cup kick-off, will offer users a 360 degree street level view of all major ...
Google's profit growth
ABH News
Wall Street was expecting more but the title after the data was penalized in after-hours trading has sold more than 4% after finishing the session in ...
Today's news: Earnings from Google (GOOG), B of A (BAC), and GE and a big ...
ONN.tv
(NYSE: GE) fell 30% to 17 cents per share but topped the consensus view on the Street. Additionally, CEO Jeffrey Immelt sees =93potential for upside=94 for 2010 ...

Google Street View

US-BUSINESS Summary
Washington Post
BOSTON (Reuters) - General Electric Co posted earnings that topped Wall Street's view and expects profit to rise through the rest of 2010 as energy and ...

Google Street View - UK

Alton Towers on Google Street View
The Press Association
Google Street View has added imagery from some of Britain's most popular tourist destinations to its 360 degree mapping service. ...
Google shares drop as spending plans grow
MarketWatch
Google's results confirmed Wall Street's expectations that the search giant would be an early beneficiary of the post-recession recovery in ...

Google News Update

Google Street View Now Includes Theme Parks
ITProPortal
Street View, Google's online mapping and navigation service, has decided to include some of most popular UK theme parks in its service, in order to allow ...

Google News Update

Metro
Google Street View maps Alton Towers, Chessington and Legoland
Metro
Google Street View has mapped top UK theme parks including Alton Towers, Chessington World of Adventures and Legoland. Outside the 'Nemesis' ride at Alton ...

Google Streets News

Google Street View a huge help
Windsor Star
By Charles E. Fox, Windsor StarApril 16, 2010 12:00 AM Recently, I had occasion to appreciate just how valuable Street View really is. ...
The Stig Caught By Google Street View... At LEGOLAND?
Jalopnik (blog)
Google Street View's cameras indicate Top Gear's tame racer The Stig has left the chilly shore of Loch Ness for the more exciting confines of LEGOLAND UK. ...

Google Street View News

Pittsburgh street sweepers may make tickets a snap
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Two years ago, Zegarelli represented a Franklin Park couple who sued Internet giant Google over images of the couple's home on Google's Street View site. ...

Google News Update

Google Street View trike hits Boulder's bike paths
Daily Camera
The Google Street View trike will allow the Internet search giant to complement its popular Street View function, which gives users an on-the-ground ...

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Google News Update

Merlin links to Street View
InterPark
... by the 'Google Trike' towards the end of summer last year. The imagery was then processed and stitched together before being added to Google Street View.
Google net rises 38% as ad revenues grow
MarketWatch
Wall Street analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had expected Google to post first-quarter earnings excluding items of $6.60 a share and $4.95 billion in net ...

Google Street View

Google revenue beats Street but shares slide
Washington Post
The Mountain View, California-based company, which controls roughly two-thirds of the US search market, said revenue in the first quarter totaled $6.77 ...
Popular Science
Video: Swoop Through the Real New York as Google Earth Meets Google Street View
Popular Science
But the search giant has now mashed up its wealth of high-res Street View data with some existing city textures, making it possible to zoom right down to ...
Benzinga
Google Earnings Preview (GOOG, AAPL)
Benzinga
Sentiment ahead of this report is moderately bullish, with the Street looking for 21% year over year revenue growth. "Based on our channel checks, ...
What Can Google Tell Investors?
TheStreet.com
... While Google(GOOG) gets ready to report first quarter earnings after the closing bell Thursday, Wall Street maintains its favorable view of the stock. ...

Google Street View - UK

Miller-McCune.com (blog)
Google Street View Ruffles European Feathers
Miller-McCune.com (blog)
This helps explain some of the European reaction to Google, Inc.'s ongoing project in Europe to photograph homes and landscapes for Google Street View. ...
Google Earth, Or SimCity?
Kotaku.com (blog)
The internet giant has released a map of New York City that's astonishing in detail, combining satellite data with shots from its fleet of Google Streetview ...

Google Streets News

Google Earth Blog (blog)
New StreetView imagery - April 15
Google Earth Blog (blog)
Google appears to have just released another batch of fresh StreetView imagery. So far it doesn't seem to be a huge update, but includes a good bit of ...
IT PRO
Today in tech: Theme park Street View, virus blackmail
IT PRO
Expert Reviews Google's Street View now gives users a real glimpse into what some of the best theme park rides are like - without having to leave the house. ...

Google Streets News

Google's earnings: Search strong; Nexus One weak; Weighing China
ZDNet (blog)
Munster said in a research note: While we view Google's Nexus One as the most advanced Android phone available to date, we believe that based on checks from ...
Library of Congress Archiving Tweets: a Library Official Explains Why
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The Wall Street Journal: Some people think Twitter is frivolous. Why does the library feel differently? Matt Raymond: People can say what they want about ...

Google Street View

Google Street View goes to Alton Towers
Independent
By Matilda Battersby 360-degree images of some of Britain's most popular theme parks have now been made available on Google's Street View maps. ...

Google Street View News

Web User
Theme parks added to Google Street View
Web User
Top UK theme parks including Alton Towers, Legoland and Chessington World of Adventures can now be explored in Google Street View. Thrillseekers can now use ...

Google Street View

Telegraph.co.uk
Wedding pictured on Google Street View
Telegraph.co.uk
A couple's wedding day was captured and put on Google Street View, where it can be seen by millions. By Ben Leach The photograph shows Marc Watkins, ...

Google News Update

thesun.co.uk
Wedding caught on Google Street View
thesun.co.uk
By ROBIN PERRIE A COUPLE told last night how their wedding day was photographed for everyone to see - on Google Street View. Groom Marc Watkins is clearly ...
Tech-Rewind Volume 2
NewsBlaze
Well he's not crying over spilled milk, but he is blaming Google Street View for someone breaking into his garage and stealing his mountain bike. ...

Google Streets News

Product Reviews (blog)
Google Earth Street View and NYC Facades
Product Reviews (blog)
Back in 2009 a host of cities got detailed facades thanks to Google Earth, after Street View updated its imagery and mapped them onto the sides of the ...

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Google News Update

PC Sales Set to Post Sharp Rise in 2010
New York Times
In a sign of the vibrancy of the market, companies like Google and Nokia =97 not traditionally makers of PCs =97 have jumped into the competition; Google is ...
Cyclist Critically Hurt in East New York; Details Surface on Flatbush Fatality
Streetsblog New York (blog)
Image: Google Street View. We have another incidence of traffic violence to report today. A cyclist was struck just after midnight in East New York and is ...

Google News Update

Oneindia
Google Maps Street View: Suits The Crooks
Oneindia
According to him, the burglar spotted the expensive goods on the Google Maps Street View website. =93The garage door was left open, you can clearly see ...
Google Street View Blamed for Robberies
I4U
Google as had all sorts of flack from its Street view service. The company routinely blocks some photos taken by its fleet of Street View vehicles at the ...

Google Streets News

Google Resizes Google Mobile App for the IPad
eWeek
Meanwhile, Google is the default search engine for iPad, and YouTube and Google Maps provide video content and high-resolution satellite and Street View ...

Google News Update

So beer yet so far: a guide to beer guides
The Guardian
It was last modified at 10.30 BST on Wednesday 14 April 2010. a combination of beerintheevening and google streetview works for London pubs. ...

Google News Update

As Google Grows, So Grows America?
Forbes
Either way, there is still confidence in Google. Estimates have risen steadily over the quarter, with two upward revisions by Wall Street analysts in the ...

Google Streets News

Street View photos used for amazing Google Earth cities
PC Authority
by Daniel Long on Apr 14, 2010 Google has combined its wealth of street view data with satellite imagery to create the a city effect. ...

Google News Update

Castanet.net
Google Street View
Castanet.net
by Contributed - Story: 53903 A 24 year old male, of no fixed residence, was bruised and sore after being attacked by two thugs at a park on Bernard Avenue ...

Google News Update

TopNews United States
Homeowner Holds Google Street Viewer Responsible for Robbery
TopNews United States
Rayner while speaking to the Yorkshire Evening Post declared that he noticed that the Google Street View car was recording images of his garage, ...
TopNews United Kingdom (blog)
Man blames Google Street View for garage burglary
TopNews United Kingdom (blog)
Google Street View service has come under fire again after a British milkman and former football manager said burglars targeted his garage after spotting ...
GOP, Wall Street working a cynical scam on taxpayers
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
I don't believe any of them, that is what google is for. Reform? Within reason. Just putting in regulations for the sake of regulations =96 no. ...

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Google Streets News

Learning to press the right buttons in Europe
FT.com (blog)
Google similarly misjudged the strength of feeling against StreetView in many European countries - such as Germany - where state-sponsored spying on ...

Google Street View News

Have Palm shares gotten too expensive for a buyout?
MarketWatch
That news has fueled a bevy of speculation on Wall Street about its future and its potential as a takeover target. Read full story on Palm's weak forecast. ...

Google News Update

CNET
Google Street View blamed for burglary
CNET
He used to have a mountain bike, but, according to the Telegraph, Rayner says Google's infinitely discreet Street View cameras published a picture of it to ...

Google Street View - UK

The 8 best iPad apps -- so far
Computerworld
In landscape mode, you get an easy-to-navigate three-pane view of your information and you can browse through entries alphabetically or using the search ...
Mayor's view: Duluth is on the rise =97 for the whole world to see
Duluth News Tribune
Whether or not Google chooses us for its experiment, the effort has been a great illustration of the growing sense of confidence and optimism in our area. ...

Google Street View News

Google map 'blamed' for break-ins
BBC News
A milkman from Bradford has blamed Google Street View for a string of break-ins at his home. Gordon Rayner said thieves specifically targeted his home in ...

Google News Update

Google unveils a crisper view of the Big Apple
Geek.com
While the detail at the street level has still a long way to go before it could be considered photo-realistic, you'll be awe-struck with the visual ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Earth Blog (blog)
New York City gets lifelike facades
Google Earth Blog (blog)
Last year we told you about a variety of cities that got detailed facades, after Google used their StreetView imagery and mapped it onto the sides of the ...

Google Street View News

US-BUSINESS Summary
Washington Post
(Reuters) - Futures for the Dow Jones industrial average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq 100 fall 0.1 to 0.3 percent, pointing to a weaker start on Wall Street ...

Google Streets News

MILKMAN CRITICISES GOOGLE STREET VIEW
Daily Star
By Daily Star Reporter A MILKMAN has slammed Google Street View, claiming his garage was burgled three times after its contents could be seen on the website ...

Monday, April 12, 2010

Google News Update

Milkman skewers Google Street View over garage break-in
Register
A UK-based milkman and former football manager has questioned whether Google Street View played a role in a series of attempted burglaries on his home - one ...

Google Streets News

Google Street View 'Led Burglars To Target My Garage,' Gordon Rayner Claims
Huffington Post (blog)
Google Street View, the Google Map feature that gives users a 360-degree view of public roads, has been the subject of much debate since it launched in 2007 ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Street View 'led burglars to target my garage'
Telegraph.co.uk
A milkman has criticised Google's Street View website, claiming burglars targeted his garage three times after spotting its door open online. ...

Google Street View - UK

Internet giant says it is wrong to blame crime on Street View
Bradford Telegraph Argus
By Marc Meneaud =BB A milkman claims burglars targeted his garage three times after spotting its door wide open on Google's controversial Street View website. ...

Google News Update

Google's AdMob Deal Bolstered by Apple's Move, Schmidt Says
BusinessWeek
The Federal Trade Commission is assessing whether the purchase would let Mountain View, California-based Google parlay its dominance in Internet searches on ...

Google Street View - UK

Globe and Mail
Augment your reality with Canada Eye app
Globe and Mail
They're doing some groundbreaking work for the Canadian tech-scene; with the launch of their Street View service on Canpages.ca (similar to Google), ...

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Google News Update

Only Kent (blog)
Pickaxe chase on Google Earth Street View car
Only Kent (blog)
According to theregister.co.uk, sourced from the Austrian Times, a 70-year-old man, Hermann Zach, so fiercely objected to Google Street View that he chased ...
Wired News
GeekDad Puzzle Of The Week:Global Scavenger Hunt Solution
Wired News
[Dave Note -- So are we Erica] This people's square in Rome has no street view but nearby the =93Soul of Italy=94 has a street view. Where would you withdraw a ...

Google News Update

ReadWriteWeb (blog)
Weekly Wrap-up: Street View, the Case Against Web 2.0, iPad Problems, And ...
ReadWriteWeb (blog)
While most of our top stories this week were about the iPad, our number one post was about how Google Street View is now, no joke, available in . ...
Edmonton 3-D wizard charts downtown for Google Earth
Edmonton Journal
Look up Rutherford Library on Google maps, and the arrow points to the centre of campus. Even Google Street view won't get you any closer. ...

Google News Update

Product Reviews (blog)
Google Earth Street View: Face or license plate blur requests
Product Reviews (blog)
Google Earth Street View is something that you either love or hate, many believe that it is a superb tool to use for fun or for educational purposes, ...

Friday, April 9, 2010

Google Street View

1590 KLIV Silicon Valley News
Austrian man chases Google Street View car with pickaxe
1590 KLIV Silicon Valley News
MOUNTAIN VIEW -- A 70-year-old man from Austria had to be restrained by his neighbors this week, after chasing a Google Street View car in his neighborhood ...

Google Street View - UK

Austrian takes pickaxe to Street View spymobile
Register
... bother with police after he chased a Street View spymobile with a pickaxe, the Austrian Times reports. Google's Orwellian Opels have apparently come out ...

Google Streets News

Google Earth Is No Longer 'Google Dirt' The Ocean layer is now featured by default
Softpedia
By Lucian Parfeni, Web News Editor Google's mapping efforts are nothing but ambitious. It is working diligently to make Street View imagery for as many of ...

Google Streets News

Region hits Google Street View
Lac du Bonnet Leader
The popular Google Street View website now includes full-colour, 360-degree views of the towns of Lac du Bonnet, Powerview-Pine Falls, and Whitemouth that ...

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Google Streets News

Tamworth Blog (blog)
Woops! Google missed Tamworth Castle
Tamworth Blog (blog)
Tamworth's historic castle has been left out of the images captured by Google Maps car last year as Tamworth's street are uploaded to Google's Street View ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Rides Wave with Google Street View
The Flickcast (blog)
Launched recently and without much fan-fare, Google's street view now features a new icon of a little guy wearing the iconic green and red glasses. ...

Google Street View News

Net Neutrality Rivals Invest In DC Influence
Wall Street Journal
In an opinion piece written for The Wall Street Journal last month, Google Chief Executive Eric Schmidt and Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg said: "While our two ...
Murdoch's mantra
Washington Post
Of course, as the proprietor of the Fox broadcast network, the Wall Street Journal, the Times of London and HarperCollins, as well as the New York Post, ...

Google News Update

'Google Street View' driver escapes axe attack
Austrian Independent
Upper Austrian police have started investigations against a 70-year-old Steyregg resident who tried to attack a "Google Street View" car driver with a ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Reminds Users How To Blur or Remove Maps Details
Search Engine Roundtable (blog)
Ever want to remove something from Google Maps, such as a street view image of your car or you walking down the street? Google allows you to do so. ...
Trespass claim reinstated, privacy claim rejected against Google =93Street View=94
Lexology (registration)
Street View is a service launched two years ago on which Google posts 360-degree views at the street level of many US cities. The pages permit visitors to ...

Google Street View

Law breakers foiled by Facebook
CNNMoney.com
The IRS also uses social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and even Google Street View to investigate taxpayers. ...
Erictric
FTC Legal Representatives to Recommend Blocking Google's AdMob Acquisition
Erictric
On Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal also published a similar report stating that the FTC has put together an internal litigation team to prepare to block ...

Google News Update

iPad Experiences WiFi Woes
Media 3.0
Google has added to Street View. The new option became available on April 1st but many believed it to be a massive April Fools prank. ...

Google News Update

Murdoch Says Publishers Must Stand Up to Google, Bing
BusinessWeek
Publishers can charge for content while also making it discoverable through Google, the Mountain View, California-based company said today in an e-mailed ...
FTC Could Block Google/AdMob Deal
TheStreet.com
(TheStreet) -- Google's proposed purchase of mobile-advertising company AdMob could be blocked by the Federal Trade Commission, the Wall Street Journal ...
Google hit by lawsuits over copyright issues, privacy
Los Angeles Times
Buzz, introduced by Mountain View, Calif.-based Google in February, automatically displayed to other users the customer's contacts pulled from Gmail e-mail ...
Call It Goldmine Sachs
Forbes
Congressmen, the man in the street, its competition, the financial press, stand-up comedians, even security analysts covering the financial sector suggest ...

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Google Street View

Google Earth Fills In The Blue Parts
ReadWriteWeb (blog)
If you thought Google's Street View was ambitious, or even Google Earth, then the companies latest efforts to "fill in the 'blue' part of the planet" on ...
Wii Game Ando Kensaku Tests Your Google Search Knowledge
Gizmodo Australia
Developed in cooperation with Google (who has a rather cutesy image in Japan, as seen in their Street View video), Ando Kensaku is a game where the players ...

Google Streets News

Lost Remote
Google Street View adds
Lost Remote
By Steve Safran =E2=8B=85 April 7, 2010 =E2=8B=85 Post a comment As if Google Street View wasn't cool enough, you can now look at its pictures in . ...

Google Street View News

Inman.com
Trulia debuts rental search
Inman.com
Where available, users can also see properties through Google Street View or an aerial "perspective" view. In the "large map" view, users can see their ...

Google Street View - UK

Murdoch Says Newspaper Publishers Must Stand Up to Google, Bing
BusinessWeek
Google, based in Mountain View, California, has said publishers can limit to five a day the number of articles a reader can access for free through its ...
Net neutrality rivals invest in D.C. influence
MarketWatch
Mountain View, Calif.-based Google has long been a proponent of net neutrality. When President Barack Obama visited the company's headquarters in November ...
Benzinga
Could Google Hit $1000? (GOOG, YHOO, AAPL)
Benzinga
In "One Up On Wall Street," legendary investor Peter Lynch wrote that "The P/E ratio of any company that's fairly priced will equal its growth rate. ...
Bus-ted! Correction vehicles are cramming Court Street
YourNabe.com
And it's probably happening more than we know: Punching up the block on Google Street View also revealed one of the parked buses. ...

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Google Streets News

ReadWriteWeb (blog)
Google Street View in : More Than Just an April Fool's Joke
ReadWriteWeb (blog)
On April 1st, Google introduced a mode for Street View in Google Maps. At that time, we just thought this was an elaborate April Fool's joke, ...

Google Street View

German minister slams Facebook over data protection
Sydney Morning Herald
Germany is particularly sensitive about privacy issues, with campaigners bristling at plans by US Internet giant Google to launch its "Street View" service ...

Google Street View News

Google's Mobile Apps for the iPad
Softpedia
The Google Maps app has seen a couple of updates. All the regular features are there, of course, like the satellite and Street View imagery, ...
06/04/2010German minister threatens to delete Facebook account
Expatica Germany
... at plans by US Internet giant Google to launch its "Street View" service in Germany later this year. Using specially equipped vehicles, "Street View", ...

Monday, April 5, 2010

Google Streets News

German minister criticizes Facebook over privacy violations
Deutsche Welle
Recently, Aigner had also railed against Internet giant Google's Street View project - also on grounds of privacy protection. Google's Street View offers ...

Google Street View - UK

Television Broadcast
Google Moves to Challenge Hulu, Which Queues Up for iPad
Television Broadcast
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF.: Google is boosting the commercial quotient of its online video business in the direction of Hulu.com, while that site is claiming its ...

Google Street View News

The beginner's guide to the iPad
TechRadar UK
Integration with Google Streetview is again implemented, and it's far more usable on the iPad's larger screen. Like the iPhone app, Photos lets you flick ...

Google News Update

WSJIDEBATE: Was Google Right to Leave China?
Wall Street Journal (blog)
He is currently interning with the India bureau of the Wall Street Journal.] Google's decision to quit China rather than comply with Chinese censorship ...

Google News Update

Google Plants Stake On Apple iPad
MediaPost Publications
Other applications that ship with the iPad include YouTube, Street View, and Maps. Along with thousands of others who bought the iPad, Trip Chowdhry, ...

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Google Street View News

Censored in Singapore
New York Times
By CLARK HOYT LAST month, on the same day The New York Times praised Google for standing up to censorship in China, a sister newspaper, The International ...

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Google Street View News

In Hindsight: Apple iPad anticipation and Google's April foolery
San Jose Mercury News
Late Monday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple is working on two new iPhones =97 including one that would be compatible with industry leader Verizon ...

Google Street View News

Kent News
Privacy fears raised over Google street view maps
Kent News
The implications of the nationwide roll-out of Google Street View, which was originally launched in the US in November 2007 and with just major centres in ...

Google Street View

The Guardian
Ordnance Survey maps are worth paying for
The Guardian
How long before Google Street View's cameras cross Striding Edge, so that we can check the position of each stone? This is a fogeyish argument, I know, ...

Google Street View News

Google is the Default Search Engine For Apple's iPad
eWeek
A new Google Maps app on iPad provides users high-resolution satellite and Street View imagery. Apple may be mulling a swap of Google for Microsoft Bing on ...

Google Street View

Thank goodness! Google creates Gmail app for iPad
DVICE
... as well as a Google Maps application that will add Streetview and Terrain View, neither of which is available on the iPhone version. ...

Google Street View News

Every house in Amber Valley now on Google
Ripley Today
Ed Parsons, Google's geospatial technologist, said: "Street View takes mapping to a new level not possible before. "This new imagery of so many stunning ...
PC World
iPad's Lasting Impact? A Mixed Bag
PC World
Here's a look at just a few of the points of view when it comes to how the iPad could impact our digital landscape. It's all about your fingers with the ...

Friday, April 2, 2010

Google Streets News

Google releases redesigned Gmail Web site for use with Apple iPad
Apple Insider
Google has created a two-pane view that offers a list of conversations to the left, and messages on the right. Users can access the new Gmail by going to ...

Google News Update

Google Rolls Out iPad-Formatted Gmail
Mac Rumors
The iPad's Maps application also takes advantage of such features as Street View and terrain view that are not available on the iPhone version of the ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Catches the Craze With Street View and even Google Books adding a ...
Softpedia
And if your home doesn't happen to be on a street currently available on Google Street View, you can always visit the world and experience it like never ...
Dereham Times
Dereham made a mockery of by Google
Dereham Times
Google Street View allows anyone with an internet connection to traverse a 360 degree image of any road in East Anglia, all captured by a nippy black ...

Google Streets News

Erictric
Google Street View Goes
Erictric
It's April 1st, which means Google's doing some funky things. They've already decided to rename themselves to 'Topeka', and now we're seeing Street View go ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Street View Goes
Unbeatable.co.uk News
Users can activate the feature by clicking on the enlarged Street View =93guy=94, and his glasses will move from on his head, to over his eyeballs. ...
Biz Break: Apple iPad a winner? Plus: Google's Topeka (at least on 4/1)
San Jose Mercury News
... anyway) to Google in a bid for a superfast fiber-optic Internet network the Mountain View company is planning to install in a few US communities. ...

Google Streets News

Google Chrome Sounds, Street View, ReaderAdvantage Cap April Fools\' Goofs
eWeek
Then go to Google Maps and enter your favorite spot in Street View. The third dimension will appear! Supposedly. Next year, Google said it will add Chrome ...

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Google News Update

Explosion reported at Niagara propane depot
CTV.ca
This is an undated Google Streetview image of th Superior Propane office near Smithville, Ont. Reports are coming in of an explosion and fire at a propane ...

Google News Update

Google maps
London Cycling Campaign
Google has expanded its popular Streetview service to the whole of the British Isles, and looks set to introduce its (currently US-only) bicycle ...

Google Street View

VizWorld.com
Google Street View in Pseudo-
VizWorld.com
As one of Google's =93April's Fools Pranks=94, they've enabled Anaglyphics Red-Cyan stereo on Google Street View. Simply load up street view as you normally ...

Google Streets News

Beware, it's April Fools' Day!
tuaw.com (blog)
Google Street View in -- go to Street View on and Google Map and you'll see a icon. Glasses not included. Google Mobile Search "Where am I? ...

Google Streets News

Google Books, Google Maps Get View (& No April Fool's)
Search Engine Land (blog)
Postscript: The Next Web has a screenshot showing a view in Google Street View, so apparently that's coming. I've not been able to replicate this, ...

Google Street View - UK

Metro
Google's April Fools' for 2010
Metro
Go to Google Street View today, and you can experience the world in 'amazing 3d'. By clicking on a button, users are presented with Street View with an ...

Google Street View News

The Guardian
Google canoodle in new waterways pilot
The Guardian
Web giant Google has chosen Leeds as the UK pilot destination for testing a river-based version of its popular Google Street View service, I can exclusively ...