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Here’s Your Reminder That Google Has Always Been Evil

Here’s Your Reminder That Google Has Always Been Evil

After nearly a decade in court, Google has agreed to pay $US13 ($19) million in a class-action lawsuit alleging its Street View program collected people’s private data over Wi-Fi from 2007 to 2010. In addition to the moolah, the settlement, filed Saturday, also calls for Google to destroy all the…

These Birders Flock To Google Street View To Spot Birds Around The World

These Birders Flock To Google Street View To Spot Birds Around The World

I noticed something in the distance while clicking along rural US Route 59 in Minnesota, 130km southeast of Fargo, North Dakota. Two grainy heads appeared out of the water like a pair of Loch Ness monsters. I couldn’t make them out for certain, but given the location (Minnesota) and time…