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    Streetview UK 95% coverage

    apparently 95% of the country (UK) has gone live on google streetview. We're all busy checking out all the places we've ever been to in our office lol .
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    Yeah we spent most of lunchtime looking round Swindon, which is strange because we all live there

    Found out it goes round all the villages near Cheltenham (Rissingtons etc) where the missus lives.

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    Ooh, Minehead now seems to be on there Wasn't this morning. Can figure out exactly when they did it to They managed to come by on the day all the staging equipment was outside for our presentation evening.
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    29 Crewkerne Close, North Somerset, England, United Kingdom - Google Maps

    There's always one! (Look behind the yellow mini)

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    Interesting

    It was not appearing on my road a few weeks ago but is now, and it shows my old pug306 before it was wrote off! lol

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    I'm just happy that my Terminator model is visible!

    That'll keep the robbers away. Noone messes with Arnie.
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    They've got t'other half, sprogette and me with her freshly destabilized bike walking down the street on the way to somewhere spacious/soft (she figured it out). Currently trying to decide what the facial blurring actually achieves.
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    Images in my area were probablt taken at least two years ago.

    My grandma can be seen getting into a car, going to print a picture off and show her.

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    how the hell do they do this? like a little toclafane from doctor who flying around taking photos?


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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveMurphy View Post
    how the hell do they do this?
    They drive around with a big camera rig on top of the car, like so:


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    Im on it in my car on holiday in summer

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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveMurphy View Post
    how the hell do they do this?
    A car with a camera on it - simply think of a shiny, reflective building:

    ipswich - Google Maps

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    Quote Originally Posted by EduTech View Post
    Interesting

    It was not appearing on my road a few weeks ago but is now, and it shows my old pug306 before it was wrote off! lol

    James.
    They did well to get a picture of one of your cars in one piece!

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    my technical colleague was snapped driving down her street behind the camera car!

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