Posts Tagged: google street view

Google’s new Boat Trekkers will capture images of recovery from Japan’s tsunami-ravaged coastline

Google Japan’s “Street View from the sea" project aims to document the coastal areas hit hardest by the country’s March 11, 2011 earth...

  • June 19, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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Google Street View to capture landmarks in the Philippines with backpacks and push carts

In 2013, Google started the year by officially opening a local office in the Philippines with the aim of providing better services to citi...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 10:01 am
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Baidu rolls out a Google Street View clone for China

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), China’s top search engine, mentioned yesterday that it has 200 million daily active users this month on its Baidu...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 9:20 pm
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A Peek Into Shangri-La: Google’s Street View Coming To Bhutan

Forget the Google Reader announcement and come with me on a trip to Shangri-La, brought to you by your friendly neighborhood Google. As a Bu...

  • March 14, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Google’s Cherry Blossom Guide Might Be One of the Best Japan Tourism Initiatives Yet

Since last year’s earthquake, Japan has been struggling for ways to bring tourism back to normal. The number of visitors has been grad...

  • March 27, 2012
  • at 12:18 pm
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Google Earth, Street View As Historical Record in Japan

A couple of months back we summed up the many ways that Google services were being used to help Japan after the March 11 earthquake. Today w...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Check out this guerrilla Google Street View of protesters occupying Taiwan’s parliament

Remember Occupy Wall Street? From a purely visual perspective, thoughts of that late-2011 social movement ought to conjure up images full of...

  • April 10, 2014
  • at 1:49 pm
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Google creates photo tours of India

No, it’s not Street View: Google creates photo tours of India’s top tourist attractions

Having been thwarted by a ban in 2011, Google is taking a very different approach to rolling out Street View in India. Google has created dy...

  • October 4, 2013
  • at 11:21 am
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Google Street View car in Fukushima nuclear exclusion zone

Google Street View Ventures into Post-Quake, Off-Limits Fukushima Prefecture

A little more than two years after the colossal Japan earthquake and tsunami disaster of March 2011, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has let its Street...

  • March 28, 2013
  • at 4:15 am
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Find your Way Faster in Singapore with New Google Maps Navigation

Drivers in Singapore will probably rejoice at this news. Google Singapore has announced that Google Maps Navigation (Beta) will now be avail...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Get a Fresh Look on Japan with Google’s Improved Street View

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) today rolled out a number of improvements to its Street View service, adding its largest number of ‘partner progr...

  • November 2, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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65Bits Episode 147: I want to be on Google Street View

Our friends at Tech65 start their weekly podcast on the following issues that dominated the tech landscape last week: [1] Google Street View...

  • December 10, 2009
  • at 12:50 pm
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