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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...

'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...

Google Critic Killed in "Ironic" Car Accident: Struck by Google Street View Vehicle

Dr. Robert Epstein | Posted 07.20.2014 | Comedy
Dr. Robert Epstein

Prominent research psychologist and author Dr. Robert Epstein, age 60, was killed yesterday afternoon by a Google Street View vehicle while crossing Front Street in San Diego, where he has long resided.

Google Street View Needs Your Help

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 07.03.2013 | Technology

Want to travel to an exotic location on behalf of a prestigious company? You're in luck! Google is looking for adventurous people to take its new ...

You Can Now Explore Mt. Everest On Google Street View

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 03.19.2013 | Technology

Google's Street View already offers breathtaking views of the Grand Canyon, Antarctica and the Great Barrier Reef. Now the 360-degree panoramic imagin...

LOOK: Google Maps Breathtaking New Locations

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 09.27.2012 | Technology

While Apple can't seem to map the world correctly, Google has once again upped its global cartography collection -- this time by plunging into the dee...

Google Maps Takes You Inside The Stores On Main Street

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.20.2012 | Small Business

Sure, it's fun using Google Street View to take a virtual walk down Main Street, but what about getting a look inside the shops? On Wednesday, Goog...

Making Your Own Google Maps

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.09.2012 | Technology

Streetview Technology, a company based out of Germany, has created a DIY-streetview Camera kit, allowing users to take pictures in a method similar to...

Exploring Historic Sites From Across The Globe

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.31.2012 | Technology

Google has officially announced the World Wonders Project, which will offer on-the-ground 360-degree views of 132 historic sites from 18 different cou...

LOOK: Google Street View's New Offerings Take Users Where It's Never Taken Them Before

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 02.15.2012 | Technology

If you often find yourself too busy (or broke) to travel, fear not. Google Street View lets you virtually explore 360-degree views of many exotic (and...

PHOTOS: A Look Inside Businesses With Google Street View

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 01.06.2012 | Small Business

Google's new business street view has gone live, according to BBC. Whether people think Google's new business street view is creepy or cool, some bus...

Google's Street View Now Mapping Railroads | Posted 12.20.2011 | Travel

Street View is coming to the rails. Google's photo-mapping tool will now extend beyond roads, avenues and freeways and onto train tracks -- at leas...

New Country Approves Google Street View, Drops Privacy Concerns

Posted 10.22.2011 | Technology

DANIEL ESTRIN, AP/THE HUFFINGTON POST (JERUSALEM) -- Israel has given Google a green light to photograph its streets after a deal with the Internet gi...

Google's Street View Cars Grabbed Locations Of 'Millions' Of Phones, PCs

CNET | Declan McCullagh | Posted 09.25.2011 | Technology

Google's Street View cars collected the locations of millions of laptops, cell phones, and other Wi-Fi devices around the world, a practice that raise...

Google Feature To Let You See Through Walls

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.05.2011 | Technology

TechCrunch reports that Marissa Mayer, Google VP of Location and Local Services, told a crowd at the Social Loco social networking conference that Goo...

Swiss Court: Google Street View Must Guarantee Anonymity

Posted 06.04.2011 | Technology

(FRANK JORDANS, AP) GENEVA -- A Swiss court has ruled that Google Inc. must guarantee anonymity before publishing faces and license plates captured in...

Google Earth Gets A Major Upgrade

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google has just introduced the newest version of Google Earth, Google Earth 6. This latest incarnation follows last June's Google Earth 5.2 and adds...

'Horse-Boy' On Google Street View Shrouded In Mystery (PICTURE)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Street View frequently captures strange sights: people urinating in public, a pitchfork-wielding duo dressed in scuba gear, or even Waldo from ...

iPad Experiences WiFi Woes

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Some iPad owners are experiencing issues with their WiFi connections. The issue becomes a problem when users try signing into specific third party WiFi routers.

Best Google Street View Shots (PICTURES): What's The Most Picturesque Street In The US?

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google recently completed the first-ever 'Street View Best Streets Awards,' recognizing the best foodie street, best fashion street, and most pictures...

Will Google's Buzz Hurt Facebook? Twitter? : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 10, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Google debuted its new social feature Google Buzz yesterday. As expected it allows GMail users to share links and updates, as well as locations with c...

Google Canary Island Street View Catches Man Peeing (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The UK Google is inviting users to "take a holiday to the Canary Islands and Hawaii using Street View." However, there's a catch: the sunny Canary Is...

Google Street View Shows Man Collapsed On Street

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Beloved NY1 anchor Pat Kiernan pointed out this morning that Google Street View appears to show a man collapsed on the corner of 29th Street and Park ...

Funniest Google Street View Shots OF ALL TIME (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Street View, a feature of Google Maps, shows us a lot: it provides 360° horizontal and 290° vertical panoramic views from just about any wher...