Using data from Google's map-based photo-sharing site Panoramio, a developer created a heat map of the most photogenic places on Earth, or at least the ones that draw the most shutterbugs. Tour our curated gallery.
Google has hired John Nack, who's led Photoshop and mobile teams at Adobe, in a new sign that the search company is serious about digital photography, too.
An update to the world-exploring app introduces new 3D flyovers around the world.
The company's driver's-eye view of the world is now augmented by geotagged photos stored on Google's Panoramio service.
Google acquires Panoramio, a Spanish photo sharing site that maps photos on Google Earth
The Field Trip app for exploring and learning about your surroundings launches a Glassware app for a more hands-free approach to real-world discovery.
Mercedes-Benz joined the ranks of automotive companies integrating useful apps into the dashboard at CES 2012, showing off its new Mbrace2 technology.
The software imports, sorts, syncs, and packages up photos imported onto Google's high-end Chrome OS laptop. It's a very Googley way of handling photos.
Mercedes has hopped on the CES-as-auto-show bandwagon, and will deliver a keynote address at the 2012 International CES in January.
People will soon be able to explore the depths of the ocean seeking out tiger sharks, green turtles, and manta rays with a new program called the Catlin Seaview Survey.