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Google Maps hosts its first NFL arena with a 360-degree look at the Indianapolis Colts stadium

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Google is adding some pretty interesting imagery to its Google Maps service. Today, the company is announcing that it has partnered with the National Football League’s (NFL) Indianpolis Colts. Through this arrangement, Google Maps now offers users a VIP, 360-degree interactive tour of the team’s stadium, Lucas Oil Stadium. It...
Google Maps hosts its first NFL arena with a 360-degree look at the Indianapolis Colts stadium
Google Earth adds new 3D imagery in 21 cities to its 11,000 guided tours of our planet

Google Expands Its Street View Imagery In Israel, Adds Hundreds Of New Cities, Towns & Tourist Attractions

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A day after its Street View cars were mistakenly accused of donkeycide in Botswana, Google today announced that the cars have now made their way through hundreds of  ”cities, towns, villages, heritage sites and tourist attractions across Israel.” As far as we know, no donkeys were harmed in the process....
Google Expands Its Street View Imagery In Israel, Adds Hundreds Of New Cities, Towns & Tourist Attractions

Crunchie-Winner Fotopedia Launches New App With World Bank

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Just a week after winning Best Tablet Application at the Crunchies, Fotopedia is launching its latest iPad and iPhone app. The app lives up to its title Women of the World, showcasing photos of women in more than 75 countries. It was developed in partnership with the World Bank. All...
Crunchie-Winner Fotopedia Launches New App With World Bank

Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with the first underwater panoramas in Google Maps

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Today we’re adding the very first underwater panoramic images to Google Maps, the next step in our quest to provide people with the most comprehensive, accurate and usable map of the world. With these vibrant and stunning photos you don’t have to be a scuba diver—or even know how to...
Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with the first underwater panoramas in Google Maps

Facebook wants to organise our relationships. What's not to like? | Jean Hannah Edelstein

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I welcome Facebook's unique timeline for couples. It'll be great when I can share a profound connection at my best angle onlineThis week's announcement that Facebook has launched pages for couples, automatically sorting photos and other posts involving a loved-up pair into one scrolling timeline, has proved to be controversial....
Facebook wants to organise our relationships. What's not to like? | Jean Hannah Edelstein

Wikipedia launches "world's largest photo contest"

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Wikipedia is launching another massive photo contest to boost the number of free photos visible in WikiMedia Commons and available for illustrating Wikipedia stories. The contest is Wiki Loves Monuments 2012, and is focused on photos of historic sites around the world. Last year’s contest saw 168,000 pictures uploaded by more...
Wikipedia launches "world's largest photo contest"

Google Streetview goes underwater to document the Great Barrier Reef

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This is really cool: Starting today, you can use Google Maps to find a sea turtle swimming among a school of fish, follow a manta ray and experience the reef at sunset—just as I did on my first dive in the Great Barrier Reef last year. You can also find out much more...
Google Streetview goes underwater to document the Great Barrier Reef

Around the world in 25 iGoogle themes...

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One way we love to help you make iGoogle your own is with our artist and designer themes — ranging from food and fashion to games and comics. Today, we’re excited to announce a set of new themes, tailored to the world traveler in all of us. These new themes,...
Around the world in 25 iGoogle themes...
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