Google has announced that they are now actively working on recording imagery of the Grand Canyon for their Street View project.
Grand Canyon is being covered by Googlers carrying the wearable backpack system they call Trekker.
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Google has surprised a lot of people by launching a Street View of one of their data centers.
Technology companies usually like to keep details about their data centers very secretive.
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Google has just rolled out its biggest ever update to Street View data on the Google Maps platform.
The timing is good as the company is facing competition from Nokia in this segment of the market.
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Google has rolled out a major update on their Google Maps mobile web app.
Users can now access street view imagery right from the mobile browser on their smartphone.
As usual, this feature is optimized for webkit based browsers so might not Read more [...]
Google has added imagery from underwater exploration at Great Barrier Reef on their Maps platform.
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These images are available on mobile devices as well. Google said:
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Google has updated their Maps platform with street view imagery from two new countries.
Chile and Croatia are the latest to join a growing number of nations with actual panoramic images available on Google Maps.
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Wired got the Google team to index their office and it is now available through Google Maps.
The magazine company spoke about their experience:
We’ve actually been contemplating creating our own 360-degree office panorama to share on Read more [...]