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Wednesday, April 30, 2008

I CAN Believe It's Not in Street View

Vox Populi author Sam Sweeney is surprised that Detroit, MI, came before Washington, DC, in Street View. He writes a blog for the Georgetown Voice, and is disappointed that the capital of the United States has been delayed for Street View release. Washington is one city that, because of its high security, does not surprise. Here is a list of other cities that obviously will be delayed for a while:

  • Grand Canyon, Arizona - Although it's a wonderful national park, there are very few roads that show the main wonder, the Grand Canyon itself. Most roads in the area would show mostly forest after forest after forest, and they aren't as tall as Yosemite's.
  • New Orleans, Louisiana - Although a large city, because of the damage from global warming and/or Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Wilma, it wouldn't be too entertaining right now, and Google might be considered inconsiderate if they did release New Orleans.
  • Washington, District of Columbia - Security, security, security.


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Anonymous said...

Grand Canyon NP may not ever have an icon of its own. But it is possible that Flagstaff may come when day, with the roads through the GC included.

FlagFreak said...

I think that's a novel idea, anonymous.

Stephanie said...

I think people should see the damage here in New Orleans.