Tag Archive | "Google Street View"

Google BikeAround: Street View For Alzheimers

Tuesday, October 3, 2017


Meet Anne-Christine Hertz, a Swedish inventor who works at Health Technology Centre of Halland. Today, she shares a story of how the Centre used Google Street View to invent a device that helps the elderly with Alzheimer’s. Every three seconds someone develops dementia, a condition that creates disability and dependency among many elderly people around [...]

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Google Maps: Explore the Grand Canyon

Tuesday, February 5, 2013


On their quest to map the earth Google Maps has gone off road with the release of these panoramic images of the Grand Canyon which allow people to virtually explore this natural wonder by viewing the site with full 360° views. Google’s ever expanding image collection aims to give people wider access to the world [...]

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Google Data Center: Street View Experience

Monday, October 29, 2012


Ever wondered what a Google Data Centre would look like inside? Well, now you can Street View it and explore just about every square inch of one or follow a guided tour. On first glance, I couldn’t exactly get the street view platform to get me into the deepest parts of the data centre with [...]

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Volkswagen Street View Quest: Pin It to Win It

Friday, August 3, 2012


Here’s the latest Volkswagen work, this time out of South Africa, with the Volkswagen ‘Street Quest’ advergame… It’s a Facebook challenge to find and ‘Pin’ as many Volkswagens on South African roads as possible, using a gamified, custom version of Google Street View. The campaign is running over a 4 week period, where the people [...]

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Toyota: The iQ Street View Project

Sunday, June 3, 2012


How annoying is it when you’re using Google Street View only to find you can’t get down that one critical street you needed to? Well, here’s the reason… If the Google Street View Car doesn’t easily fit, they simply don’t got down that road, and forever will that street be inaccessible on Street View. Well, [...]

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Absolut Inspire: Augmented Reality Street Art

Saturday, May 5, 2012


Check out this Future Lions 2012 entry by Iris Gavric & Daniel Otterbein… Proposed for Absolut Vodka, they’ve attempted to create movement called Absolut Inspire, an Augmented Reality Street Art App designed to create a new world without creative limitations. The campaign is a fusion of the Google Street View platform combined with an app [...]

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Address is Approximate: Google Street View Film

Thursday, November 24, 2011


This beautiful stop motion Google Street View film is getting some serious attention this week, it’s been live for just over 3 days and has racked up almost 400,000 views! Created by Tom Jenkins of Theory Films, it’s a great piece and a well spent three minutes! The film tells the story of a toy [...]

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M&M’S: Find Red On Google Street View

Sunday, November 7, 2010


BBDO Proximity in Canada have teamed up with M&M’s to create a new campaign based inside Google Street View called Find Red. Essentially it’s an online treasure hunt where people are required to find clues that will be seeded on the M&M’s YouTube, Twitter, Foursquare and Facebook pages over the next few weeks to help [...]

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Apple Gets Special Google Street View

Tuesday, May 25, 2010


I thought everyone might like this! We were testing a street view app this afternoon and stumbled upon this interesting little “update” to Google Street View. Even though there is a lot of talk about how Google made some pretty heavy comments about Apple in their latest keynote presentation at Google I/O, and every second person is talking [...]

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Google Street View Music Video In Holland!

Sunday, May 16, 2010

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This is one of only a few music videos that have utilised Google Street View to create something just a little different. I don’t understand a word of dutch (even thought a portion of my family is from Tilburg in Holland) but I do know it’s a tribute song to Tripple X’s home town in [...]

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Google Street View Snowmobile For Olympics!

Wednesday, February 10, 2010


Just in time for the Vancouver Winter Olympics, Google has let loose their “Street View Snowmobile” for the very first time, allowing the world to experience Whistler Blackcomb like never before! Being a die hard snowboarder, this rates pretty high up on the coolness scale for me and will attract some serious attention over the [...]

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