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Google Earth 3D Now Available For Apple Devices
2012-07-29 07:56:53

Android users no longer have exclusive access to Google Earth's 3D imagery on the go, as the feature was unveiled this week for select Apple iOS-powered devices.

Google Admits It Still Has Street View Data
2012-07-28 06:23:58

In another eye-brow raising move, Google has admitted that it did not delete data it collected while unleashing its Street View service on the public.

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2012-07-11 11:17:20

Fresh off a record-setting $22.5 million fine from the American FTC, Google now has to wait until September before hearing their fate from a European regulator.

Britain Re-opens Google Street View Probe
2012-06-14 05:34:37

Google will likely 'escape punishment' for gathering private emails, passwords, medical data, web browsing details and other private information from millions of Britons as it mapped out areas of the country in its fleet of Street View vehicles, experts say.

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2012-06-13 09:46:30

Google is taking the next step in its quest to map out the world, launching a new “Street View Trekker” backpack camera that, when carried by foot, can chart anyplace on Earth.

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2012-06-12 12:33:33

Their product packed Keynote presentation yesterday peeled the cover back slightly on iOS 6, the mobile operating system which runs on all things “i.”

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2012-06-12 08:07:39

With Apple and Google in a new battle over 3D mapping technology, the two companies have been rushing to make sure their product is the best option.

Street View Blurring Requirements Eased By Swiss Court
2012-06-09 05:51:01

Google will be able to continue offering their Street View service in Switzerland after a federal court there ruled that the Mountain View, California-based tech giant will not be required to black out faces and license plates before publishing photographs online.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.