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27 Powerful Photo Stories That Captured Our Attention This Year

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 12.30.2016 | Arts

Another year over, a new one about to begin. What better time to remember the visual stories from 2016 that reminded us humanity is a beautiful, compl...

Faroe Islands Enlist Sheep To Create Their Own 360-Degree Street Views

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 07.13.2016 | World

If Google Street View won’t come to the Faroe Islands, the Faroe Islands will bring 360-street views to them and the world. The Nordic archipelago n...

Traveling the "World in Slow Motion" With a Three-Wheeler

Bibbi Abruzzini | Posted 12.08.2016 | Travel
Bibbi Abruzzini

Have you ever thought of putting together a team and embarking on a journey aboard tuktuks, mopeds, bicycles, or any other means of transportation who...

How To Remove Your House From Google Street View

The Huffington Post | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 09.04.2015 | Technology

Google Street View can be a lifesaver when you're traveling or moving to a new place. But let's face it: Sometimes things can get a little creepy, lik...

OK, Google: Please Collect Air Pollution Data With Street View Cars

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 07.30.2015 | Technology

Imagine asking your phone to calculate the optimal route for cycling to work while enjoying the best air quality, or calculating whether it's better t...

You Can Climb El Capitan Right This Minute If You Want

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.29.2015 | Technology

It's the largest granite monolith in the world, and now you can climb it from your couch. On Wednesday, Google launched its first ever vertical Str...

Now You Can See Jane Goodall's Chimpanzees, Thanks To Google Street View

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.22.2014 | Green

In 1960, when famed primatologist Jane Goodall first stepped foot into what is now Gombe National Park in Tanzania, she was immediately awed by the wo...

This Will MAKE Your Hump Day

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.09.2014 | Travel

Google Street View has given us many cool ways to travel -- whether it involves traveling through time, taking trips in 4-D, or picking out the pretti...

'Sounds Of Street View' Is Here To Ease Your Wanderlust

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel

After Google Maps brought us time travel with Street View, Street View cruise ship tours and Street View trips into ancient temples, we thought the vi...

You'll Spend All Day On This Gorgeous Drone Map

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 07.23.2014 | Technology

Think of it as a better version of Google Street View, because it has drones. A new website, TravelByDrone, lets people from around the globe pin t...

Google Takes On Rogue Methane Emissions

Reuters | By Edward McAllister | Posted 09.15.2014 | Green

By Edward McAllister NEW YORK (Reuters) - Google Inc's Street View cars have captured the world's roads, highways and back alleys for ye...

This GPS Program Finds The Prettiest Route, Not The Shortest

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.16.2014 | Technology

Sometimes the journey is better than the destination. While GPS units typically map the shortest path between two locations, researchers at Yahoo h...

Google Street View Takes You On A Cruise Ship

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel

Want to be on a cruise ship without actually being stranded in the middle of the ocean? Well, now you can. Google Street View, which has tran...

How To Remove Your House From Google Street View

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 07.08.2014 | Technology

Stars like Paul McCartney and Jimmy Page are asking Google to blur out their houses on Street View, but that's not a feature exclusive to celebrities....

Supreme Court Rejects Google Bid To Drop Street View Privacy Case

Reuters | Posted 08.30.2014 | Politics

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected Google Inc's bid to dismiss a lawsuit accusing it of...

Pranking Google Is Fun, Until Cops Investigate You For Murder

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.03.2014 | Technology

Check this "murder" off as solved. After a Google Street View user stumbled upon what looked like a murder scene last year, the user reported the s...

Do You Have a Right to Privacy... From Google?

Michael Gregg | Posted 07.23.2014 | Technology
Michael Gregg

From Google Search's exhaustive indexing of personal information, to revenge porn sites and surveillance cameras, is personal privacy still relevant?

Emily Thomas

This App Lets You Share Your Life With A Stranger For 20 Days | Emily Thomas | Posted 05.23.2014 | Technology

Imagine intimately watching the life of a stranger on the other side of the world from the palm of your hand. A new app will soon let people do just t...

8 Companies That Sold You Lies

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Hiscott | Posted 05.19.2014 | Business

If you haven't heard already, those ridiculous-looking “barefoot running shoes” that have been pretty trendy the past couple of years yield pretty...

The Unexpected Poignance of Google Maps

Dale Keiger | Posted 05.14.2014 | DC
Dale Keiger

We casually speak of things as possessing digital immortality in cyberspace. Not true. The lives of the people we love disappear from there, too.

America's Largest, Most Exotic Conservation Area Has Been Off Limits ... Until Now

Posted 02.20.2014 | Green

Want to visit America's largest conservation area? Tough luck: the massive Papahanaumokuākea Marine National Monument, which includes most of the nor...

You've Never Seen Google Street View Like This

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2013 | Technology

Google Street View isn't just for getting directions and looking at your childhood home anymore. Italian artist Emilio Vavarella has turned Google Str...

5 Fantastic Beaches in Florida State Parks (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Visit Florida

You can discover some of the finest, most pristine beaches in the world at Florida's state parks. Kindle the flames of love on Lovers Key, bury your toes in sugar-sand on Grayton Beach, or learn to kayak at MacArthur Beach Park.

Google Street View Team Traumatized By Florida's Nude Beaches

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.18.2013 | Miami

It sounds like a dream assignment, but the team hired by Google to hike all 825 miles of Florida's coastline says it was a more trying task than they ...

The Weirdest Things Captured By Google Street View

Posted 11.12.2013 | Comedy

Look, Google doesn't judge... but it DOES see you. Watch this BuzzFeed compilation of some of the weirdest things that have been captured by the Go...