Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/02/09/streetview_disappears_office_tower/

StreetView disappears Dutch office tower

Because it’s Friday…

By Richard Chirgwin

Posted in Bootnotes, 9th February 2012 23:00 GMT

It’s one of those wonderful discrepancies that happens when a site has to wait a year or so between visits from the Google StreetView photo-harvesters.

An office tower in Hoofddorp, The Netherlands, plays “now you see it, now you don’t” on StreetView, depending on your viewing location.

At a distance, the Irdeto tower looks like this:

Hoofddorp office tower

Move just a little closer for the older image:

Hoofddorp office tower missing

A hat-tip to the reader that tipped us off, how noted that “David Blane can't do this as convincingly in broad daylight.” ®