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No pavement on the Galapagos? No problem for Google Street View

Getting to the Galapagos Islands isn't cheap, so Google brings the unique flora and fauna there to you thanks to a visit from Street View Trekker.

By Sep. 12, 2013

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Vodafone pounds the pavement to test signal strength

Vodafone has taken to the streets to reveal how it tests phone signal in hard-to-reach places.

By Jun. 15, 2012

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A school 'goes green' with cooler pavement (photos)

A school in Phoenix becomes a testing ground for "cooler pavement," a light-colored coating over asphalt that reflects heat.

4 Images By Jan. 18, 2011

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iPad survives 60-foot fall to pavement in soft case

G-Form is at it again with its extreme product tests. This time, a sleeved tablet gets a nice bounce but doesn't miss a beat, while an iPad in a hard cover is annihilated.

By Jul. 12, 2011

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Google Maps charts the frozen home of the polar bear

Thanks to a Street View camera bolted to a specially designed "tundra buggy," Google Maps shows a bear's-eye view of Churchill, Manitoba, nestled within one of the world's largest polar bear populations.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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Explore the Venice canals with Google Street View

Having previously charted the terrain of hard-to-reach areas such as the Grand Canyon and Great Barrier Reef, Google has added another notch to its belt.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Goodyear debuts radical tire concept in Geneva

Goodyear displayed a new concept at the Geneva auto show, an SUV tire with different rings for on- and off-road.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Crave Ep. 146: MIT's inForm turns 3D digital data into something physical

MIT dazzles with its tech innovation inForm, which allows users to "be" in two places at the same time.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Google Maps traverses Cambodia's centuries-old Angkor temples

The Web giant’s Street View Trekker records more than 90,000 panoramas of 100 ancient temples at this massive archaeological site.

By Apr. 2, 2014