The 24 Hours of LeMons is used to seeing participants’ cars show up on Google Maps, but this is the first time an entire event has made the cut. Here’s this year’s ‘Shine Country Classic, right here on Google Maps. Tinker around, zoom in and marvel at LeMons’ preference for purple canopies. Read more...
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From the man whose 17 girlfriends discovered each other during a hospital visit to another who was caught cheating via Google Maps, take a look at these surreal stories of infidelity.
Sending Google Maps directions to an Android phone hasn't been that hard for a while, but it's now downright easy. Google has introduced a web feature that delivers instructions through a simple search. As long as your phone is properly...Show More Summary
Looking for the Loch Ness monster just got easier, thanks to Google Street View. In honor of the anniversary of a famous 1934 photograph of a mythical Scottish monster, the Internet search giant mapped out the iconic lake in all its panoramic glory. Show More Summary
The set locations of the top 2000 films from 1910 to 2010 fed into Google Maps. The map starts zoomed out to get the big picture, but zoom in, click on each marker for more information, and enjoy exploring for yourself. The Presurfe...
Virtual sightseers were treated to quite the spectacle yesterday when an image of the Android robot mascot appeared in Google Maps urinating on the Apple logo. A report from The Telegraph says that the image appeared on a small patch of land just outside the city of Rawalpindi in Pakistani at coordinates 33°30’52.5?N 73°03’33.2?E. Show More Summary
If you live out in the boondocks, out of reach from the Google Maps car, you might have noticed there aren’t too many pictures of your area on the Internet. Mapillary is hoping to change that with crowdsourced photos of the entire planet, with mobile apps that snap a pic and upload it to the web. Show More Summary
Earlier today we reported that it was spotted on Google Maps the Android mascot taking a leak on the Apple logo. It is unclear how it got there and it is speculated that it might be a user upload by the name of “nitricboy”, at least according to his profile on Map Maker. Show More Summary
Some devices can now have Google Map-based directions sent to them through the magic of the cloud.
Unlike The Dude, it would appear that every time an Android figure is pictured micturating upon an Apple logo, someone does have to be held responsible. In this case, it’s Google, which is apologizing after an image of an Android bot peeing on an Apple logo popped up in Google Maps. The offending bit of urination showed up somewhere near … [More]
Google is known to drop Easter eggs within Google Maps...but it's normally for a special occasion.
The user-generated drawing was spotted in Google Maps on Friday
The peeing party is over. Google has apologized for this morning’s Google Maps action that involved their Android mascot relieving itself on the Apple logo. According to a statement released to the Washington Post, Google is “sorry for...Show More Summary
Eagle-eyed tech reporters found the image over northern Pakistan. The message is clear. (via Google Maps) The rivalry between Google and Apple has been going strong for years now. It seems like neither company can introduce a product or service without the other introducing a similar one and saying it was their idea in the first place. Show More Summary
A spokeswoman for Google apologized after what she called an “inappropriate” image appeared in Google Maps. The image, which appears to show an Android robot peeing on an Apple logo, was spotted in a map of the outskirts of Rawalpindi,...
A prankster edited an area of Google Maps outside the city of Rawalpindi to show the Android robot relieving himself on Apple's logo. Just outside the city of Rawalpindi, Pakistan, was an Android robot peeing on an Apple logo. At least,...Show More Summary
The following story from Japan, reported by Techcrunch, might seem to be an everyday internet tale of privacy and freedom of speech interacting badly: The Chiba District Court today issued a preliminary injunction forcing the U.S. internet company to remove two anonymous reviews for an undisclosed medical clinic in the country. Show More Summary
Google Map users scoping out Pakistan on Friday may have stumbled on something pretty rude: The mascot for Google's mobile operating system, Android, urinating on the Apple logo.Apple's iOS and Android are bitter rivals in the mobile...Show More Summary