Google Forest Canopy View

When Street View started it was named 'Street View' because it was captured using cameras mounted on the roof of a car driving along streets. Since then Google has been shrinking the equipment, … [Read more...]

Google Street View imagery released in Venice

Over the past few years, we've seen Google use some great techniques to bring Street View imagery to unique places. ¬†They've taken some of their devices and captured imagery from a snowmobile, a … [Read more...]

Experience the Burj Khalifa in Street View

The Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the tallest building in the world, is now accessible via Street View. ¬†Google used a variety of devices and techniques (including the "trekker") to capture the building and … [Read more...]

The future of the Street View Trekker

We told you about the Street View "trekker" a few months ago; the amazing backpack-based camera system for adding Street View imagery from remote locations. The folks from TechCrunch have been … [Read more...]