Street View of you

By    John Garner on  Thursday, April 2, 2009
Summary: So I was reading an article on the BBC about Google StreetView, how people had been 'caught' by the Google van. I remembered when I was working at LBi in London, I was not far from Brick Lane, on the phone and saw a Google car with the multiple cameras on top. I was on […]

So I was reading an article on the BBC about Google StreetView, how people had been 'caught' by the Google van. I remembered when I was working at LBi in London, I was not far from Brick Lane, on the phone and saw a Google car with the multiple cameras on top. I was on the phone for about 10 minutes and the car came past twice. So a few days ago I decided to check out where I was standing to see if I could see myself. When using Streetview to turn around the corner from Commercial Street I couldn't see myself but going down the road the other way there I was, as seen below. My face has been blurred even though I didn't even ask them to do so...

John Garner on Toynbee Street

Streetview on Toynbee Street

Article written by  John Garner

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