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Lego book does world landmarks in plastic (Q&A)

Warren Elsmore's colorful "Brick City" takes Lego to new heights, with re-creations of famous landmarks made from thousands of Lego pieces.

By May. 2, 2013

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Telenav Scout app getting 3D landmarks, traffic improvements

Telenav gives us an early peek at future updates to its mobile navigation app for Android and iPhone.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Facebookers check-in at the world's most social landmarks

The most popular places to check-in on the social network range from Sao Paolo's Mercado Municipal to Moscow's Gorky Park to Seoul's Dongdaeum, according to new data.

By Jun. 20, 2012

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Google Maps and Google Earth add 3D London landmarks for royal wedding

Google has added a wealth of 3D imagery to Google Maps of London -- and it's even done the trees!

By Mar. 14, 2011

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Google Maps gets more landmarks, points of interest

Google Maps has more tiny icons to look at in the form of points of interest that now dot the screen. This only works in your browser though, not (yet) your mobile phone.

By Aug. 5, 2009

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More 'star power' for LA landmarks

Staples Center and Nokia Theatre check off solar on to-do list of green initiatives. Plans for the event venues include installing thousands of photovoltaic modules on their roofs.

By Aug. 12, 2008

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Led Zeppelin landmarks on Google Maps

Zeppelin fans can now discover the real-world locations of many of the band's most famous (and imfamous) moments

By Nov. 28, 2007

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Check out this astronaut's-eye view of the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is still spectacular when seen from the International Space Station.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Google pays $1.4 million fine over Italian Street View snafu

The complaint? Google's Street View cars were not recognizable enough to give people the chance to avoid being photographed, says Reuters.

By Apr. 4, 2014

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Google's Street View lands in the Philippines

Web giant uses backpack-attached Street View Trekker camera to capture 360-degree images from within Manila's walled city of Intramuros.

By Jan. 28, 2014