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Google Street Maps: The A-Z Of Stalking

by | 3rd, June 2007

GOOGLE STreeet Map has been live for only a few days, and people are already getting twitchy .

Ms. Kalin-Casey, who manages an apartment building here with her husband, John Casey, was a bit shaken when she tried a new feature in Google’s map service called Street View. She typed in her address and the screen showed a street-level view of her building. As she zoomed in, she could see Monty, her cat, sitting on a perch in the living room window of her second-floor apartment.

They’re watching . And we are worried:

It’s the combo of Satellite and Street View, and the feeling that Google’s view is getting closer and closer to our personal space.

Should we

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