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Google Street View decided to blur this cow's face to protect its identity
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# Bovine Protection

Google Street View decided to blur this cow's face to protect its identity

Sep 16th 2016, 10:02 AM 27,507 Views 37 Comments

Google admitted that its software had been “overzealous” in doing this.

13 times Google Street View captured the true essence of Ireland
# Need More Blur
# Need More Blur

13 times Google Street View captured the true essence of Ireland

Mar 14th 2016, 1:21 PM 19,196 Views 5 Comments

An insight.

Want to visit Paris? All you'll need is a phone and some cardboard*
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# Globe Trotter

Want to visit Paris? All you'll need is a phone and some cardboard*

Oct 13th 2015, 9:09 AM 8,059 Views 6 Comments

*Google Cardboard, its cheap VR headset, that is.

One Dublin lad gave the Google street view car a very Irish welcome
# Straight Outta Dublin
# Straight Outta Dublin

One Dublin lad gave the Google street view car a very Irish welcome

Sep 18th 2015, 10:52 AM 5,293 Views 4 Comments

Welcome to Dublin.

These remote Irish spots are about to make it to Google Street View
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# Would You Look

These remote Irish spots are about to make it to Google Street View

Aug 4th 2015, 11:50 AM 24,085 Views 11 Comments

Google is lending its Google Trekker to Fáilte Ireland (nice of them…).

Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view
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# Stubbed Out

Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view

Jul 21st 2015, 7:55 PM 27,628 Views 13 Comments

Caught. Rapid.

19 of the most stunning images from Google Street View... underwater
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# Fishies

19 of the most stunning images from Google Street View... underwater

Jun 5th 2015, 9:00 PM 23,730 Views 7 Comments

Under the sea, you and me.

Woman to appear in court after flashing Google Street View car
# Blurred Lines
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# Blurred Lines

Woman to appear in court after flashing Google Street View car

Apr 5th 2015, 2:30 PM 51,200 Views 57 Comments

Google has now pixelated the whole of Karen Davis’ body in Street View.

Weird Wide Web: A 3D printed miracle, a robot bartender and exploring your own street in virtual reality
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# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: A 3D printed miracle, a robot bartender and exploring your own street in virtual reality

Dec 21st 2014, 11:30 AM 8,227 Views 1 Comment

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

Woman sues Google after Street View image shows her exposed breast
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# Damages

Woman sues Google after Street View image shows her exposed breast

Oct 31st 2014, 11:02 PM 88,796 Views 49 Comments

The photo showed the woman sitting outside her house and her face was blurred out.

Someone drew a willy on the Google Street View car's camera
# Google Graff
# Google Graff

Someone drew a willy on the Google Street View car's camera

Oct 9th 2014, 3:45 PM 3,437 Views 0 Comments

In Australia, obviously.

Hate mucky fields? See this year's Ploughing Championships on Google Street View
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# Stradbally

Hate mucky fields? See this year's Ploughing Championships on Google Street View

Sep 23rd 2014, 6:30 AM 13,115 Views 14 Comments

As many as 200,000 people are expected at this year’s competition.

Weird Wide Web: Secret dinner parties, speeding Google cars and a test of your sanity
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# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Secret dinner parties, speeding Google cars and a test of your sanity

Aug 24th 2014, 11:30 AM 9,671 Views 1 Comment

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

Two guys faked an axe murder in front of the Google Street View car
# I Married A Hoax Murderer
# I Married A Hoax Murderer

Two guys faked an axe murder in front of the Google Street View car

Jun 3rd 2014, 6:00 PM 34,357 Views 19 Comments

… and accidentally sparked a police investigation.

Weird Wide Web: Time travel, thumb wars and some floppy disk masterpieces
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# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Time travel, thumb wars and some floppy disk masterpieces

Apr 27th 2014, 11:00 AM 8,028 Views 2 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

Google Street View car gets a traditional Dublin welcome
# Tourism
# Tourism

Google Street View car gets a traditional Dublin welcome

Feb 28th 2014, 8:19 AM 7,929 Views 10 Comments

Aww.

Weird Wide Web: Twitter blocking blunder, learning languages and a typo solution
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# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Twitter blocking blunder, learning languages and a typo solution

Dec 15th 2013, 11:00 AM 9,368 Views 7 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

Beach View: Google is collecting images of over 800 miles of Florida beachfront
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# Google Street View

Beach View: Google is collecting images of over 800 miles of Florida beachfront

Aug 16th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,940 Views 11 Comments

Google and the Visit Florida tourist board are mapping over 800 miles of Florida beach front in the same way as Google’s Street View project.

Weird Wide Web: Smart beer glasses, an incredible Street View and some 'Instagramimation'
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# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Smart beer glasses, an incredible Street View and some 'Instagramimation'

Jun 30th 2013, 11:00 AM 12,987 Views 4 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

From Budapest to Everest, Google Street View reaches 50 countries
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# Google Street View

From Budapest to Everest, Google Street View reaches 50 countries

Apr 25th 2013, 2:10 PM 6,205 Views 12 Comments

Google is celebrating the 50th country on Street View, and Ireland is among the places where you can see everything from cemeteries to giraffes.

Good news: Limerick not wiped off the map
# Still There
# Still There

Good news: Limerick not wiped off the map

Jan 9th 2012, 12:11 PM 7,206 Views 45 Comments

Local TD Niall Collins claimed that Limerick was not on Google Earth and Maps but the company says it was there all along.

In pictures: The world’s loneliest places* – captured on Google Street View
# Scenic Street View
# Scenic Street View

In pictures: The world’s loneliest places* – captured on Google Street View

Nov 28th 2011, 8:11 PM 14,355 Views 15 Comments

*Including Ireland…

Google threatens to shut down Swiss Street View
# Blocked View
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# Blocked View

Google threatens to shut down Swiss Street View

May 11th 2011, 3:19 PM 2,277 Views 0 Comments

Closing down the service in one whole country would be the internet giant’s biggest response yet to privacy violation claims.

The Google street view trike that captured tourist hotspots revealed
# Google Trike
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# Google Trike

The Google street view trike that captured tourist hotspots revealed

Mar 2nd 2011, 2:45 PM 4,082 Views 0 Comments

Google’s staff have been busy pedalling all over the world to capture some well known tourist attractions.

Ireland's top tourist destinations now on Google Street View
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Ireland's top tourist destinations now on Google Street View

Mar 1st 2011, 12:57 PM 7,750 Views 0 Comments

Dublin Zoo and Fota Wildlife Park are just some of the tourist attractions that can now be explored in detail online.

Revenue uses Google Earth to check up on tax evaders
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# Tax Evasion

Revenue uses Google Earth to check up on tax evaders

Nov 7th 2010, 1:06 PM 1,642 Views 0 Comments

Internet site could be very useful tool for Revenue Commissioners in their search for evidence of undeclared wealth.

Brazil, Antarctica and Ireland: Street View in pictures
# Google
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# Google

Brazil, Antarctica and Ireland: Street View in pictures

Oct 1st 2010, 12:34 PM 640 Views 0 Comments

Browse three continents before lunch.

Google allows Germans to opt out of Street View
# Germany
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# Germany

Google allows Germans to opt out of Street View

Aug 18th 2010, 5:03 PM 287 Views 0 Comments

The search giant lets Germans pixelate their houses beyond recognition. Are faces next?