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Exhibit G: Now Google Street View Lets You Tour the World's Finest Museums From the Comfort of Your Armchair

Society & Culture  (tags: Google Street View, world, museums, history )

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Its controversial Street View guide has already let millions take a peek at private addresses all over the world.ow Google is harnessing this technology to allow users the chance to roam the finest museums on the planet - from the comfort of their own....

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Sharon Balloch (127)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 2:48 am
My Dad would have loved this new technology ... i know I do.

Carol H (229)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 5:27 am
thanks Anna, noted

Angela Dubie (306)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 7:38 am
How about a google government,
That follows our politicians, and goes to their homes, that is where Americas treasures are!

. (0)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 8:14 am
Excellent idea Angela.
Thanx for the cool story, still like to see it up close and personal. However, viewing the Smithsonian would rock.

Toni C (508)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 10:51 am
Thanks, Anna... interesting and worthwhile.

Mike S (86)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 4:55 pm
Great article. Thanks very much Anna.

Eternal Gardener (745)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 4:58 pm
Absolutely brilliant!

Kerrie G (116)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 5:11 pm
Noted, thanks.

Kaye S (45)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 6:14 pm
Wow, how cool is that. I love museums. I have been thinking of what it might be like as a spirit after we die. Will we be able to fly all over the world and see what everything is like?

Jeannette A (137)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 7:59 pm
Great... I love museums and have spent hours lost in a number of them. I think the reason my parents never took me to the Smithsonian was they were afraid that they would permanently lose me in the Egyptian wing.

Gloria H (88)
Wednesday February 2, 2011, 8:10 pm
love getting up close at paintings, to see the brushwork!

Kathryn G (146)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 3:52 am

Gvapo T (22)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 5:56 am
fantastic details! :)
bravo for google!

M B (62)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 12:28 pm
What a great idea, culture rules !!

resignd Cannot remove (139)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 1:21 pm
There is still nothing like seeing the real thing with your own eyes in the same room. One might as well look at a good art book.

Walter Firth (45)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 3:13 pm
This is great .I can't wait for it to start.It would be wonderful to have a guide free crowd free tour through the great museums of the world.

Robert O (12)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 5:08 pm
How cool! Thanks.

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 3, 2011, 8:42 pm
Thank you.

Hannah Theresa Weyland (8)
Friday February 4, 2011, 7:14 am

Linda h (86)
Saturday February 5, 2011, 1:22 am
This is wonderful thanks!

Süheyla C (234)
Saturday February 5, 2011, 2:07 am

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 5, 2011, 3:03 am
This is promising. Last year, a major art gallery in Italy released ultra hi-def images of it's art on the web, enough to study the brush strokes and techniques of the old masters.
This kind of activity makes the art far more accessible, and you don't have to burn tons of jet fuel to go see it.

Hannah H (98)
Saturday February 5, 2011, 5:21 pm
Cool!! Thanks Anna.
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