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Google Presents Amazing Vertical Street View Of El Capitan

06/24/2015, Folks who are not familiar with the Yosemite Valley might not be aware that El Capitan is the name of a 3,000 feet high rock wall and not just Apple’s latest Mac update, though in all fairness Apple has taken inspiration for the update from the real...

Apple To Move Around Camera-Studded Vehicles For Street View

06/10/2015, Apple has officially confirmed that it is overhauling its Street View-style service. The company is going to place a fleet of camera-studded vehicles on the streets of Ireland, US and UK to collect accurate data. It was in February, when a car chartered...

Google Reveals Special Street View Images

06/08/2015, As part of its most recent update, Google has unveiled a bevy of 40 new “special Street View” images. In addition to regular images, the new views will take the road less traveled, as you get to swim with humpback whales over in the Cook...

Google’s Street View Now Lets You Explore Loch Ness

04/20/2015, Google Street View is a handy tool if you’re trying to look for a specific place and want some details that the map just won’t show you, and in some instances it allows users to “travel” the world by exploring the streets of cities that they...

Google Street View Gets Virtual Reality Mode

12/18/2014, Earlier this year, Google launched Cardboard which is basically a cheap DIY virtual reality headset made from, well, cardboard. There are no electronic components and in order to get it to work, you will need to use your smartphone as the device’s...

Street View Camera Captures Desert While Strapped To A Camel

10/08/2014, Camels walking through a vast expanse of desert dunes immediately invokes images of Arabia in one’s mind and even in this day and age it holds true to some extent. The Liwa Desert is one of the oldest sites in the United Arab Emirates and when...

Explore The Great Pyramids In Street View

09/12/2014, Have Street View, will travel. I suppose that can be considered to be the new mantra these days, especially when you consider how Google’s Street View has gone places, such as the Angkor Wat as well as the higher institutions of learning. How about...

Google Street View Car Caught Crashing Motorcyclist On Camera

09/03/2014, Google’s Street View car might be involved in the seemingly noble work of capturing 360-degree images of roads across all major cities in the world, allowing the masses to actually explore a particular area without being there physically. It is an...

Hear What Street View Sounds Like

08/26/2014, When we talk about Google’s Street View, most of the time it would be about how we are able to visit far away places without having to actually leave the comfort of our respective homes. Well, it seems that there were some hilarious instances of Street...

Did Google’s Street View Car Run Over A Dog?

08/20/2014, Google’s Street View is a fantastic online service that allows one to check out other places worldwide, such as the iconic Angkor Wat, without having to pack and head for the airport. Well, in order to get such shots, Google has used what they call the...

Google Street View Car Causes Accident On One Way Street

08/11/2014, The bigger they are, the harder they fall. If you think that being blessed with all the technology and money in the world is going to help you avoid any kind of mishaps down the road, think again. Here we are with word that Google’s Street View car,...

Street View Hits Three Dozen North American Universities

08/07/2014, We all do seem to love a preview – otherwise, why are we interested in trailers of upcoming movies, in addition to post credit scenes? If you are going to head to a foreign land for a holiday or some business, Google has made it possible to check...

“Murder” Staged On Google Street View

06/03/2014, Google’s Street View service has proven itself to be an invaluable tool, especially for those who would like to check out a particular neighborhood or street that is not familiar. However, there are fleeting moments where one is able to end up in Street...

Street View Embedded In Google Play Services 4.4

05/07/2014, Google is currently introducing an updated version of the framework for its core Android apps as well as services which is a move that is guaranteed to deliver a slew of changes immediately. In fact, the new rollout of Google Play Services 4.4 would mean...