Eagle-eyed staff here at Plusnet have spotted one of Google’s Streetview spycars mapping out the streets of Sheffield. As reported in The Register, the car has been previously spotted in London, Edinburgh and Cardiff – there can no be no doubt of Google’s intention to add the UK into their Google Maps’ Streetview.
Anyone not familiar with Streetview might be surprised at how fast and easy it is to use.. and how much detail is shown. Perhaps it won’t be too long then before you can cruise up and down past Plusnet Towers from the comfort of your armchair.
Update: Be on the lookout for cars that look like this.
Here at Plusnet we're always trying to use clever open source things to make our lives easier. Sometimes we write our own and make other people's lives easier too!
We're a Yorkshire-based provider selling broadband and phone services to homes and businesses throughout the UK. Winner of the ISPA 2010 'Best Consumer Customer Service ISP' Award, we're proud to offer the UK's best value standalone broadband.
© Plusnet plc All Rights Reserved. E&OE
Community Site News.. is powered by WordPress