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Google Employees Knew Of Street View Data Collection Code
2012-04-30 04:15:21

Documents obtained by Reuters and the Los Angeles Times have brought to light new details regarding Google Street View and the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) investigation into the service.

Google Versus The Feds: The Dirty Follow-up
2012-04-28 03:48:48

When two people fight, the initial altercation usually isn’t the worst part; It’s the following weeks, months or even years of terse words, stared daggers and awkward moments-in-passing.

Google Has To Answer More Uncomfortable Questions
2012-04-18 04:31:06

On its surface, the idea of Google Street View seemed like a good one. However, the methods used are inciting questions once more from privacy watchdogs and federal agencies, questions Google isn’t too keen on answering.

Google's "Project Glass" – Augmented Reality For Your Face
2012-04-05 10:00:37

Just as you were starting to get used to seeing people on the street talking to someone who isn’t there and not thinking they’re crazy-- Google unveils Project Glass.

White House Opened Up To Google Art Project
2012-04-04 05:00:24

The Google Art Project has opened up many museums around the world for global visitors who are unable to visit and gaze upon the great works available.

Google's April Fools Prank Features 8-bit Version Of Maps
2012-04-01 05:49:45

Google got April Fool's Day festivities off to an early start on Saturday, unveiling the new and improved 8-bit version of Google Maps.

Google Takes Users On A Virtual Trip Down The Amazon River
2012-03-23 04:30:40

Google announced Street View Amazon on Wednesday, a project that allows users to take a 360 degree virtual tour of the Rio Negro reserve portion of the Amazon River.

Google Teaming Up With Scientific Survey To Show Off Great Barrier Reef
2012-02-23 14:10:01

Researchers have partnered with Google in an effort to allow anyone with Internet access to take a virtual tour of Australia's Great Barrier Reef.

2012-02-14 12:37:59

An interactive web tool has been developed to improve the accuracy and extent of global land use and forest cover information.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.