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Google Street View Adds 250,000 Miles of Road

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Google Street View is certainly a cool idea. Not only can you get direct street views of many of the places that you are visiting, it is also fun from looking up old areas you used to live in or visit frequently. Just for fun, I've used it before to see places like the old family home I grew up in. With that in mind, Google has now unveiled a new update that makes their service even better.

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Google Knew About Street View Personal Data Collection The Whole Time

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They knew. They knew all along that the Street View software was actively collecting all sorts of personal information from users without their knowledge, yet they continued... until we found out we were being violated.

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Google Street View Adds Time Machine: Japan’s Visual Tsunami Timeline

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Google's mobile vehicles drove 44,000 km to make panoramic 360 degrees images of areas in Northeastern Japan that were affected by the March 11, 2011 Tsunami.

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Skyrim StreetView Mod- With A Twist

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The worlds of Skyrim's modded monsters and bizarre environments might look fascinating. sure. Honestly if you ask me, I would anticipate the most scariest and unique impressions for these monsters would come from their presence in the most ordinary environments we can think of. Imagine having the enemies of Skyrim walking around a virtualized version of your neighborhood.

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Google will hand over Street View data to South Korean officials

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Google's Seoul office in South Korea has come under fire for illegally collecting data from their Street View vehicles. This comes just two months after a global investigation began in countries like New Zealand and Australia regarding a each of privacy from Google Street View.

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