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Camels Now Part of Google’s Street View Imagery Program

Caitlin Dempsey

Google uses many different ways to capture its growing street level imagery, including using trikes, snowmobiles, and trolleys.  Most recently, ...


The Many Modes of Google’s Street View Program

Caitlin Dempsey

Google’s street level imagery gathering is an enormous data collecting effort.  Street View launched in May of 2007 and Google ...

Armchair Geography

Caitlin Dempsey

Geospatial technology has allowed users the ability to travel the world without ever leaving home.  Users can explore the world, ...

An orange traffic sign that says" TRUCKERS; Your GPS is LYING. Big Rigs WILL NOT make it up this road.

Online Mapping Sites

Caitlin Dempsey

Web mapping is now vital to most people, providing virtual geography and driving directions on a daily basis.

Privacy in GIS Issues

Caitlin Dempsey

The increase usage of GIS and associated geospatial technologies has brought with it a rise in public concern over privacy. ...