Feeds

Revealed: How Street View marks its territory

Google cocks its leg on South London fence

Next gen security for virtualised datacentres

Here's a Street View vehicle in rest mode in Grasmere Road, South Norwood, courtesy of Sohail Hussain:

Street View car parked up in South Norwood

And here's what our fearless snapper captured inside the dormant motor:

A Master Atlas of Greater London, snapped in Google Street View spycar

Marvellous. While we have no doubt that Geographers' A-Z Map Company Limited might take umbrage at its paper-based mapping technology being used as a weapon in Google's campaign to dominate the entire galaxy, we advise it not to complain lest a pack of Street View attack hounds turn up and "mark" the company's head office. Enough said.

And speaking of galactic domination, here's the current state of play down at our Orwellian spycar fleet Web 0.2 mashup. We're continually updating the map, so send your photos to me, right here, remembering to add an exact location. ®

View the Map (opens in a new window)

The essential guide to IT transformation

More from The Register

next story
MEN WANTED to satisfy town full of yearning BRAZILIAN HOTNESS
'Prettier, better organised, more harmonious than if men were in charge'
Cops baffled by riddle of CHICKEN who crossed ROAD
'Officers were unable to determine Chicken's intent'
Yes, but what are your plans if a DRAGON attacks?
Local UK gov outs most ridiculous FoI requests...
Drunkards warned: If you can't walk in a straight line, don't shop online, you fool!
Put it away boys. Cover them up ladies. Your credit cards, we mean
Why your mum was WRONG about whiffy tattooed people
They're a future source of RENEWABLE ENERGY
Murder accused DIDN'T ask Siri 'how to hide my roommate'
US court hears of cached browser image - not actual request
Chomp that sausage: Brits just LOVE scoffing a Full Monty
Sales of traditional brekkie foods soar as hungry folk get their mitts greasy
prev story

Whitepapers

5 things you didn’t know about cloud backup
IT departments are embracing cloud backup, but there’s a lot you need to know before choosing a service provider. Learn all the critical things you need to know.
Implementing global e-invoicing with guaranteed legal certainty
Explaining the role local tax compliance plays in successful supply chain management and e-business and how leading global brands are addressing this.
Backing up Big Data
Solving backup challenges and “protect everything from everywhere,” as we move into the era of big data management and the adoption of BYOD.
Consolidation: The Foundation for IT Business Transformation
In this whitepaper learn how effective consolidation of IT and business resources can enable multiple, meaningful business benefits.
High Performance for All
While HPC is not new, it has traditionally been seen as a specialist area – is it now geared up to meet more mainstream requirements?