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Explore the Grand Canyon from your living room using Google Maps

on Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

Google cameras are slowly documenting everything there is to see in our world, and their images help with everything from navigating around in strange cities to seeing crazy things like people in the process of falling down or buildings burning in the background.  They recently turned their cameras to the Grand Canyon, so those ofRead More…

Google Maps Goes Offline

on Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Google Maps is great – a GPS system that’s pretty much always with you.  The problem is when you don’t have an internet connection, then it is kind of useless.  I would love to use Google Maps overseas, but there’s no way I’m paying my Australian Providers horrendous international roaming fees.  And there’s still someRead More…

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Get a View of the Past with WhatWasThere

on Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

I’ve lived in Greensboro for many years now, and I’m continually amazed by how it’s changed since I moved here.  I often notice a new building as I’m driving along and try to remember what used to be there.  Many of the houses in my neighborhood were demolished to make way for a cross-town roadRead More…