Tag results for: Google Maps

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Classic Music Album Covers Seen Through Google Street View

The concept is as simple as it is novel: namely, using Google Street View to revisit the modern-day settings formerly showcased via iconic album covers. The result is a series of visual mashups, captured by The Guardian‘s Halley Docherty, that depicts “the world’s cities through the lens of famous … READ MORE

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Tour the Pagani Modenese Atelier Headquarters with Google Maps

Google Maps has taken desktop voyagers through public spaces like New York’s Central Park, as well as the Ducati museum in Bologna, Italy, and now the free Internet service takes users to the Modenese Atelier of Pagani Automobili. Google Street View allows virtual visitors to navigate the showroom of the … READ MORE

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Tour the Ducati Museum With Google Maps

For would-be visitors to the Ducati Museum in Bologna, Italy, who are struggling to come up with the scratch for an international plane ticket, they can now turn to Google Maps for a virtual tour of the 9,149-square-foot space. The museum attracts more than 40,000 visitors each year and features … READ MORE

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Google Maps – Exploring Central Park Through Street View

Google Maps has been updated today with street view imagery for New York City’s iconic Central Park, featuring expanded coverage that includes the park’s various trails, and not just the roadways. In partnership with the Central Park Conservancy, Google’s Street View team scoured the park, collecting 360-degree … READ MORE

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Google Maps Launches Underwater Streetview

Don’t worry if Apple‘s new Maps has you driving off the beaten track and even straight into the ocean because Google Maps’ just-launched Underwater Streetview can swoop in to the rescue. Launched with the help of The Catlin Seaview Survey, you can now explore six living coral … READ MORE

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Google Launches Indoor Maps for Locations Across England

Google is lending a hand to UK residents (or visitors, of which there will probably be more than a few for the upcoming Olympics) who have lost their way indoors, for example in a train station or museum, through its Indoor Maps feature. (It’s already available to … READ MORE