Latest Google Maps Stories

2010-11-03 13:45:00

UK's information commissioner says that Google must promise to ensure data protection breaches are not repeated.

2010-10-30 00:00:45

ListedFirst.com Moves Swiftly to Adapt to Recent Changes in Google Maps Format Google rolled out radical changes to the popular Google Maps program late Wednesday afternoon.

2010-10-28 05:00:00

Google Inc, working to promote and improve its new Google TV service, is giving away ten thousand of the devices to developers, the company said Wednesday.

2010-10-27 06:27:47

A Google senior executive said Tuesday that the Internet search company is “building stronger controls” to safeguard privacy after it admitted to accidentally collecting personal data around the world with its Google Street View program.

2010-10-26 09:26:14

The controversy surrounding Google's Street View mapping program continued on Monday, as privacy officials in Italy announced that they would enforce restrictions on the service.

2010-10-23 07:20:00

Google Inc said Friday that it was enhancing its privacy and security practices after its "Street View" mapping service vehicles inadvertently collected more wireless personal data than the company had previously disclosed.

2010-10-21 10:40:27

With the German debut of Google's Street View service drawing nearer, the California-based technologies company reported on Thursday that less than 3% of households in the European country have asked that their homes not be visible on the mapping program.

2010-10-20 06:15:00

Canada’s Office of the Privacy Commissioner said Tuesday that Google's accidental collection of personal data as part of its Street View project was a "serious violation" of the nation’s privacy laws.

2010-10-19 06:00:00

The Spanish Agency for Data Protection (AEPD) announced on Monday that it had filed a lawsuit against Google for allegedly violating the country's data protection laws.

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  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
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