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Monday, Nov 11, 2013 at 9:21 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Doesn't Map the Poor

Google Doesn't Map the Poor

Google Maps discriminates against the poor by not mapping their communities, according to a new report. Read »

Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 5:51 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Thai Villagers Detain Google Street View Driver For Spying

Thai Villagers Detain Google Street View Driver For Spying

Thai villagers detained a Google Street View driver and accused him of spying for the Thai government. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 25, 2013 at 7:54 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

FTC Investigating Google's Waze Acquisition

FTC Investigating Google's Waze Acquisition

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is investigating Google's $1.3 billion acquisition of crowd-sourced mapping app Waze. Read »

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 2:12 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Takes You to the Galapagos Islands

Google Takes You to the Galapagos Islands

Google is taking photos of the remote Galapagos Islands to share the images on Google Maps later this year. Read »

Thursday, Apr 4, 2013 at 2:40 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Challenging Google's Street View

Apple Challenging Google's Street View

Apple applied for a patent that will give mobile users 3D panoramic position tracking, something that Google Maps' Street View does. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 at 2:44 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Denies Running Over Donkey

Google Denies Running Over Donkey

Some Twitter users have accused Google Street View of running over a donkey in Botswana. Google denies the accusation and that it takes "the safety of people and donkeys very seriously." Read »

Thursday, Jun 21, 2012 at 10:09 AM
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By Sajid Farooq

Tour Larry Ellison's New Island

Tour Larry Ellison's New Island

Have you ever wondered what it's like to live like a billionaire? Read »

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2012 at 12:15 PM
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By Kevin Hall

Google Shrinks Street View Tech Into Backpack

Google Shrinks Street View Tech Into Backpack

We just told you about a DIY Street View kit and smaller Street View cars that can navigate narrow roads. Today, Google is showing off a backpack-worn Street View camera that will allow the technology to go... Read »

Tuesday, Jun 5, 2012 at 2:51 PM
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By Kevin Hall

Google's Tiny Street View Car Drives Europe's Tiny Streets

Google's Tiny Street View Car Drives Europe's Tiny Streets

While Google Street View's ability to give you a glimpse from the ground anywhere in the world may seem magical, there are still a few streets out there the nosy cars can't roll down. Read »

Saturday, Mar 3, 2012 at 12:58 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Frenchman Sues Google for Peeing Picture

Frenchman Sues Google for Peeing Picture

A French man is suing Google for 10,000 euros for snapping a photo of him peeing in his front yard and posing it on Google Maps' Street View Read »

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