Say “CHEESE!”

May 14, 2009 at 4:08 pm 2 comments

That’s right folks, if you’ve seen a funny car driving the streets of Waterloo Region, it’s apart of Google Maps Streets View project. The Streets View project will help to eliminate the need to describe what your house looks like to visiting friends and family, it will just be a simple click on a google map soon enough to view this new image.

Google's Camera Contraption

At present, a Google map search will bring up many properties, which may also be viewed as a satellite image. The street view program, however, is more sophisticated, instantly providing a full 360-degree view of a property and the neighbouring properties.

Source: TheRecord.ca
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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Say “CHEESE!” part deux « Urbanity  |  October 8, 2009 at 1:17 am

    […] Read previous post here. […]

  • 2. Google Street View in Cambridge Finally! « Urbanity  |  February 11, 2010 at 12:10 am

    […] the option of taking a virtual walk anywhere in the city without leaving their computer screen. Kitchener and Waterloo streets were added to the Google’s maps service in October, at the same time as nine other […]

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