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Mayday! 17 Mysterious Shipwrecks You Can See on Google Earth

Photo Credit: Google<p>Slide 1 of 35<p>Google spies shipwrecks<p>The world's most famous shipwreck may be the RMS Titanic, but the remains of the luxury …


Which locations in Metro Vancouver could work for an Amazon HQ? | The Province

With Vancouver's leaders vying to become the home of a new Amazon headquarters, it raises the question of where in Metro could the world's largest …

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15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)

Photo Credit: CNES/Airbus/Google<p>Slide 1 of 37<p>Blurred out and pixelated<p>The advent of easily-accessible satellite imagery in the form of Google Maps …


Google Earth adds stunning crowdsourced photos from users around the world

The ever-impressive Google Earth saw a sizeable update earlier this year that included new features like guided tours, knowledge cards, and 3D views. …


10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

She’ll be back. Picture: TriStar Pictures<p>Good morning.<p>1.<b>The US Fed held</b>, with a hawkish lean that sticks to its forecast of a rate hike in December, …

Super Mario Odyssey

How a Google Earth search led a veteran back to Vietnam to track down mass graves<p>article<p><p>In a twist of internet …


New Scans Reveal What Lies Beneath Venice's Canals

The Italian harbor city of Venice is famous for its many canals and bridges. Built along the shores of the Adriatic Sea, the canals were used for protection, sheltering the city from the mainland, and transportation within the city. For the first time, research by the Italian Institute for Marine …


Apps and Websites for Finding Great Photography Locations

In recent years, finding great photography locations has become easier than ever. The internet puts many corners of the world at our fingertips and …

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Google Earth VR now takes you down to Street View level

Why it matters to you<p>If you have an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset, your Google Earth VR experience is about to become even more immersive.<p>Google …

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Learn How Android Helped Google Conquer the Smartphone Industry

There are about 2 billion active Android devices across the entire price spectrum. And that means Google is making bank. Business Casual tracks the …


Audi's new luxury SUV has a virtual cockpit

This is the new 2018 Audi SQ5 powered by a 3-liter, turbocharged V-6 engine. This virtual cockpit features maps from Google Earth, a large infotainment display and the car has raising and lowering technology.


Google Earth VR users can now fly street level with new update

Google has released a new update that allows users to explore Street View imagery from 85 countries within Earth VR.


Visit homes around the world with Google Earth

Google Earth's new project called 'This is Home' lets you learn about different cultures by visiting different homes across the globe.


Snooping dragon: China building another spy ship to keep tabs on rivals

<b>Chinese spy ships collect data on Japanese, Indian, Australian and US navies – six are in service, one is undergoing trials and one is being …


How does North Korea pinpoint targets? With these outdated Google maps, photo suggests

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un appears to be relying on out-of-date Google Earth images to pinpoint the country’s military targets as the rogue …

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Kim Jong Un is using Google Earth to pinpoint missile targets

Filed under: News, World News, Conflict & Extremism<p>North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-Un has apparently been using old Google earth photos to "pinpoint" his targets.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

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Lowrance or Garmin Edge data for GPS units

<b>Dear Capt Paul:</b><p>I have a Garmin GPS map 76 handheld, Lowrance hook 5, Lowrance elite chirp 7, and a Lowrance HDs 9 on my various boats. When I …

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9 hotels and clubs in Trump's real-estate portfolio that could be under water in 80 years

President Donald Trump has more reasons than one to keep a careful eye on Florida.<p>The president has a handful of real-estate holdings along the state's coast. This weekend, Trump hotels and clubs could be battered by Hurricane Irma, already one of the most powerful storms on record.<p>The link between …


Maps are changing our lives

Tom Cheshire, Technology Correspondent<p>There's a Lewis Carroll tale about a mysterious character who has a beard and a German accent. He's called Mein …

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7 major US cities could be underwater by 2100 -- here are the disturbing 'after' photos

Atlantic City has gone from a bustling tourist hub to a ghost town in recent years.<p>Extreme sea level rise could wash away the New Jersey tourist …

Climate Change

Midnight Moment Seeks To Make Us Understand Boarders | Times Square Chronicles

Midnight Moment Seeks To Make Us Understand Boarders<p>In partnership with Advertising Week, Times Square Arts presents artist Benjamin Lebovitz’s …

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Police arrest suspect after constables attacked on Carleton University campus

Ottawa police have arrested a man they say threatened two Carleton University special constables early Sunday morning.<p>Police said a man wearing a …

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Images of southeastern Texas, before and after Harvey

Near downtown Houston<p>(Google Earth; Win McNamee / Getty Images)<p>Floodwater surrounds homes in Lakes On Eldridge North<p>(Google Earth; Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)<p>The Lakes On Eldridge North subdivision in northwest Houston<p>(Google Earth; Brett Coomer / Associated Press)<p>Near Sabine Pass, between …

Hurricane Harvey

How Canadian cities would look if they were slammed by Harvey

Canada isn’t immune to natural disasters. In a country where hurricanes, tornados and earthquakes are relatively rare, flooding does occur from time …


Before and after: images show how Hurricane Harvey swamped Houston

Photographs of Houston taken before and after the storm hit the city show how large swathes of the urban landscape were inundated<p>• Tropical storm Harvey – live updates<p>Hurricane Harvey has dumped record amounts of rain onto the Texas city of Houston, leaving at least eight dead and thousands …

Hurricane Harvey

How We Made the Washington Post Eclipse-Scroller

The idea for our eclipse-shadow project was loosely inspired by Josh Begley’s Google Maps border wall video that went viral last fall. With the …

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Solving Angola's land mine crisis

Google Earth and boots on the ground are working hard to clear one of the most densely mined areas in the world.